Compare WHSmith vs Harrods BETA

See how Harrods vs. WHSmith compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
WHSmith company icon

WHSmith

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Harrods

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 723 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 693 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.3
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.4
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.4
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
WHSmith Ceo Stephen Clarke
49%
49%Stephen Clarke
CEO Approval
Harrods Ceo Michael Ward
87%
87%Michael Ward
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
33%
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
20%
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Supervisor1 Salaries
$49,638/yr
Cashier1 Salaries
$9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales1 Salaries
£20,989/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 26 reviews)
"Airport"(in 21 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 95 reviews)
"Good discount"(in 39 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 53 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 37 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 42 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 20 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at WHSmith full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

It's now out of business. It's been gone for for years so 2015 does not apply.

Cons

It's out of business. Now overseas as far as I know.

Current Employee - Replenishment Analyst

I have been working at Harrods full-time for less than a year

Pros

Colleagues are friendly and supportive Quality career prospects Lots of training Freedom to move departments Discount is great Great environment to work in Brilliant Induction and hiring... process Proud to work for the Brand

Cons

None that I have experienced

Advice to Management

Keep moving forward to more modern ways of working because it's fantastic for employees. Flexible working is such a benefit!

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