Citi Trends

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It was a nice experience, but it could've used some improvements.

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Former Employee - Sales Associate in Richmond, VA
Former Employee - Sales Associate in Richmond, VA

I worked at Citi Trends

Pros

Co-workers and cool managment team

Cons

Small pay for a lot of work, rude customers everyday, and no employee discount (everyday)

No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Definitely a learning experience, and it is what you make it, I grew in a positive manner from the experience.

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    Former Employee - First Assistant in Marietta, GA
    Former Employee - First Assistant in Marietta, GA

    I worked at Citi Trends

    Pros

    Depending on your experience the pay is negotiable, which is good if your a good talker.
    They offer lots of incentives and monetary bonus' for various programs and contest they do for the public.
    Several opportunities for a bonus' per year for management.
    Not a heavy workload.

    Cons

    They will cut associates down to 4hrs/week if sales are down; not good if you need a consistent amount for bills and things week to week.
    Senior Management (DM's, LP, RVP) are very rude.
    Senior Management only cares about cash, will approve the sale of damaged merchandise just to make a penny.
    If you have one disagreement with ATL DM Arthur Morning then you can just about forget any positive things that were coming your way. Its a real, "My way or highway" type of gig.
    Lots of gossip about associates and staff, and it never remains just in-house. What store #2 says about you, store #9 is going to know.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Try to get back in touch with the consumer you are targeting.
    Put yourself in the place of some of your Associates, you cut their hours when sales are down; it makes it extremely hard to live when you dont know what your pay will be one week to the next.
    I worked at a location that was held at gunpoint twice, you all wouldnt even give us time off to recoup, or a security guard, or any other security measure to insure our safety and well being; You have to care about your employees, You don't pay enough for us to jeopardize ourselves in this fashion.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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    I love the work enviroment but managers offer little support.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Marion, SC
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Marion, SC

    I have been working at Citi Trends

    Pros

    Seeing freindly faces and the hours are manageable. If you are a peoples person you would love the interaction with different customers.

    Cons

    Every manager with exception of the store manager have been fired. Since I have been working there I have seen 7 people fired or quit.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Higher up managers should check with employees and listen to feed back from employees. Most managers are so concern with how themselves look.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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