Zara Reviews

Updated October 20, 2014
Updated October 20, 2014
370 Reviews
2.9
370 Reviews
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Zara First Deputy Chairman and CEO Inditex Pablo Isla Álvarez de Tejera
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • people are nice good pay and its good for students who just want spare pocket money and part time (in 20 reviews)

  • fast paced, lots of interaction with customers, decent pay, hiring process is inefficient and tedious (in 14 reviews)


Cons
  • Necessity to wait three months until you can get your employee discount and uniform (in 27 reviews)

  • Rude customers, high turn over rate, 15% discount (in 26 reviews)

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  1.  

    Cool

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Zara

    Pros

    It's a Fashion forward place

    Cons

    No cons at all !

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Just stay on task. It's really strict

  2.  

    INTERVIEW

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Istanbul (Turkey)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Istanbul (Turkey)

    I worked at Zara part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    ZARA really amazing experience t ome

    Cons

    Very crowded and very dynamic emloyess

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Best Experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Human Resources Administrator in Costa Mesa, CA
    Current Employee - Human Resources Administrator in Costa Mesa, CA

    I have been working at Zara full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    -Family kind of environment
    -Time flies
    -Managers are very understanding
    -Flexible schedules

    Cons

    -Very busy and fast, but I enjoy it

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Toronto, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at Zara part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great Company, Flexibility, Uniforms(therefore, no need to purchase clothes), great co-workers - during the time i worked there I seen many employees get promoted, therefore, much room for advancement

    Cons

    hard work! especially during sale and holiday season, Expected to move like lightening.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    It was every day an adventure.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Head Cashier in Viernheim (Germany)
    Current Employee - Head Cashier in Viernheim (Germany)

    I have been working at Zara full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    It was like a famaly. I loved it to go to work

    Cons

    always something new to learn

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    one was trained daily

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Great Experience. Good money.

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Zara part-time

    Pros

    Great money and flexible work hours. Nice environment and respect of the working rights.

    Cons

    Not good training. Need to be really fast and productive. Need to understand everything at once and don't ask a lot of questions. Competitive staff.

  8.  

    A good company to work for

    • 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 Zara part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    They encourage you to work hard and stay develop your career with the company. There are multiple career opportunities if you are interested in staying with Zara

    Cons

    The employee discount is pretty low. As any retail job sometimes is hard to to keep the work-personal life balance

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Great company to work for!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Stock Associate in Bethesda, MD
    Former Employee - Stock Associate in Bethesda, MD

    I worked at Zara part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    -Flexible hours; Great clothes; Friendly atmosphere

    Cons

    -Not enough hours; Mostly part-time work

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Good job!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    brilliant

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

    I have been working at Zara part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    customer service and loved it

    Cons

    slow service was not very quick

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    employ more people

  11.  

    sales

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Zara part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    fashion couture
    always in style
    advancing fast if you worth

    Cons

    a lot of work
    I don't have what to say bad about this company

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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