Burberry

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Burberry Reviews

Updated March 4, 2015
Updated March 4, 2015
148 Reviews
3.9
148 Reviews
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Burberry Chief Creative and Chief Executive Officer Christopher Bailey
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37 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • free lunch, clothing allowance and is deeply involved in charitable events (in 9 reviews)

  • Great company great benefits, fun environment to work (in 8 reviews)


Cons
  • Sales floor drama, long hours, changing shifts (in 6 reviews)

  • Too much change, too many senior management layers (in 6 reviews)

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  1.  

    Great benefits

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Associate
    Current Employee - Sales Associate

    I have been working at Burberry

    Pros

    Greak perks and flexibility for a sales job. Extremely transparent, felt respected and valued. Company had great values and culture.

    Cons

    Retail sales is hard in general.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
  2.  

    Good Company, Bad Execution at Some Stores

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Burberry

    Pros

    Tech focus and world class customer service

    Cons

    Lack of communication among management

  3.  

    Sales Associate

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Burberry

    Pros

    Great Benefits and generous time off. Very Accommodating company. Very innovative in implanting tech within the company. Very efficient

    Cons

    The brand is getting very large and expanding quickly. Communication can get a bit lost on the way.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Retail Operations Coordinator

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Burberry

    Pros

    Very generous company to work with. You have this opportunity to grow very fast within company and build up your career path.

    Cons

    The expectations of you in luxury brands are very high. You will have daily and monthly goal set that needs to be achieved.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Nice discounts

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Tinton Falls, NJ
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Tinton Falls, NJ

    I worked at Burberry full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Discount was great and the outlets was even cheaper. Brand sells itself.

    Cons

    Management sucks. Don't really care about your schedule if you need adjustment.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Make it easier to adjust schedules.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Great company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Burberry

    Pros

    Advancement opportunity Benefits Team members Training

    Cons

    None great atmosphere for moving up. I have been promoted twice in 4 years

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up great job !

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    Account Executive

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Account Executive in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Account Executive in New York, NY

    I worked at Burberry full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great company to work for. They really take care of their employees and job growth.

    Cons

    Some systems are outdated and could be improved for efficiency.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    I was called and offered an opportunity to interview for the new flagship store in SF, since day1 its been incredible...

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Burberry full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    management is encouraging and supportive, while believing in it's staff enough to not micromanage. Achievements and positive performance is acknowledged and positively reinforced. This company truly has great culture and nurtures the growth of all its members.

    Cons

    you have to figuratively drink the kool-aid to effectively work in a luxury environment, that being said... dont apply if you dont already love the brand.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep it up.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Too much pressure and stressful

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Customer Service Consultant in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Customer Service Consultant in New York, NY

    I worked at Burberry full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    The pay is good , good discount ,

    Cons

    Too intense, Too much pressure .

    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Burberry

    Pros

    Good place to work long hours

    Cons

    Management bad communication with Employee

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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