Compare Jewson vs Poundland BETA

See how Poundland vs. Jewson compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 169 reviews)
2.7
(based on 391 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.0
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
2.1
Work-life balance
2.8
2.7
Senior Management
2.8
2.5
Culture & Values
2.8
2.6
CEO Approval
Jewson Ceo Mark Rayfield
57%Mark Rayfield
Poundland Ceo Barry Williams
59%Barry Williams
% Recommend to a friend
55%
38%
Positive Business Outlook
39%
32%

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What Employees Say

Pros
"Paid on time"(in 11 reviews)
"Job security"(in 8 reviews)
"Friendly staff"(in 17 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 9 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 7 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 19 reviews)
"Tills"(in 13 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Jewson full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Staff are friendly & helpful

Cons

Sadly losing customers as no flexibility with pricing compared to other competitors

Advice to Management

Treat each branch as an idenpendent, some branches are in tougher areas.

Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

I worked at Poundland

Pros

Lean and agile work environment, few to none unnecessary meetings, no pointless report writing, capable coworkers and superiors, reasonably quick and timely decision making, pleasant cordial... colleagues and good work atmosphere.

Cons

pay was probably lower then industry average, turnover was higher then ideal, more time spent on recruiting and training then it should have been.

Advice to Management

improve pay and advancement opportunities

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