Saks Fifth Avenue
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www.careersatsaks.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Great access to top products and customers. Saks has great name recognition around the world

Sales Associate (Former Employee)
New York, NY

ProsYou can sell throughout the store and are encouraged to. The clients and coworkers are generally very nice. Opportunities are limitless but difficult to achieve

ConsOpportunities are limitless but there is a lot of pressure to clientele, do returns and assist in the general running of the store all of which take away from sales performance

Advice to Senior ManagementFocus on priorities and help workers achieve their goals

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    No consideration for current employees

    Sales Associate (Current Employee)
    New York, NY

    I have been working at Saks Fifth Avenue full-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: Benefits and discount - if you care for the label. Cons: The compensation system for selling is a disaster. It is hard to cover the draw, which is the minimum wage, after all… Advice to Senior Management: 1.Why don't you reconsider the compensation system: a base + commission ? The check would be more predicable, this would improve the morale which influences… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Wonderful retail company to work for if you are a hard worker who can hold your own.

    Sales Associate (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Saks Fifth Avenue full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Great products and services provided. Nice bonus structure with opportunities to make a… Cons: Same as other retail stores... Not always pleasant customers to deal with on rare occasions, and must… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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