Victoria's Secret Stores

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Good high school job

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Former Employee - Sales Associate in Chesterfield, MO
Former Employee - Sales Associate in Chesterfield, MO

I worked at Victoria's Secret Stores part-time (more than an year)

Pros

Career advancement, they hire managers within!

Cons

LONG hours depending on the stores. Really silly corporate policies.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Unexpectedly made great friends.

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    Former Employee - Cash Wrap Lead in Oak Brook, IL
    Former Employee - Cash Wrap Lead in Oak Brook, IL

    I worked at Victoria's Secret Stores part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Some of my current best friends I met while working for Victoria's Secret. They had a program where employees could try and get into if they wanted to become managers or sales leads.

    Cons

    The store manager picked favorites. She interviewed people for positions, although she already had in mind who she was going to hire for the position and who she was going to promote. When I changed my availability because of a second job, they stopped giving me shifts and mainly gave me on calls.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop letting management pick favorites and tell them to look for the best candidates. Try being more flexible with schedules since a lot of employees are still in school while working there or have other jobs.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Learned a lot as a first-time manager

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    Former Employee - Client Sales Leader in Cambridge, MA
    Former Employee - Client Sales Leader in Cambridge, MA

    I worked at Victoria's Secret Stores part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Learned management skills that helped me build a career
    Ever-changing roles and products kept it interesting

    Cons

    No full time associate or supervisor positions limited growth for my staff
    Sometimes felt so stressful you had to remind yourself "they're just bras"

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Provide more lateral and upward growth opportunities to retain associates and build brand loyalty internally!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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