Harrods

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Decent employer

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Harrods Sales Associate in London, England (UK)
Current Employee - Harrods Sales Associate in London, England (UK)

I have been working at Harrods part-time (less than a year)

Pros

Good staff facilities
Nice people
Interesting customers
Great benefits

Cons

Hours can be long sometimes
Repetitive work
Sale season can be very tough and tiring

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Be less arrogant (especially in beauty) and more open to innovation

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    overall very happy with my employment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Luxury Sales Associate in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Luxury Sales Associate in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at Harrods part-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    -excellent training and learning&development opportunities;
    -salary much higher in comparison with other department stores;
    -various benefits such as employee discount, subsidized staff canteen etc.
    -possibility to move internally and change roles/ positions;

    Cons

    -somewhat inflexible and very strict with punctuality/ attendance;
    -inconvenient working hours/ work on weekends;

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be more attentive to their staff

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Well paid yet stressful, working within restaurant as waiter

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Waiter in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Waiter in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at Harrods part-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent pay, base rate (which rises after 3 months) + service charge + commission
    Great staff perks such as staff discount and business dress allowance
    nice team to work with
    great surroundings, nicest areas of london

    Cons

    management can be slow to respond and lack common sense
    restaurants especially are understaffed
    can be very stressful at peak times, weekends and evening rush

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    listen to your employees on the front line - stop being so concerned with cost cutting and do what will make our job more efficient and therefore improve customers' experience

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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