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Marks & Spencer Overview

London, England (UK)
10000+ employees
1884
Company - Public (MAKSY)
Retail
$10+ billion (USD) per year
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Marks & Spencer Chief Executive Steve Rowe
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    Former Employee - Barista in Aberdeen, SD
    Former Employee - Barista in Aberdeen, SD
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    Neutral Outlook
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    I worked at Marks & Spencer (Less than a year)

    Pros

    - nice workforce
    - management recognise talent
    - good benefits 25% discount from the outset

    Cons

    - long hours
    - stressful queues at Christmas
    - some rude customers to deal with
    - only given 2 uniforms

    Advice to Management

    Think about the cafe system and ways to better distribute the staff to be able to get things done quicker. Other than that the management was excellent in
    My opinion

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Marks & Spencer Interviews

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    Customer Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Saint Helens, OR
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Marks & Spencer (Saint Helens, OR) in November 2014.

    Interview

    Appied on line was told straight away I was succesful was given an interview for mon 3/11/2014 I was told straight away I had passed the assessment they took my bank details ect recived a call this morning 05/11/2014 saying I had got the job

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Marks & Spencer Awards & Accolades

  • Britain's Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Sunday Times (UK), 2012
  • Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Sunday Times (UK), 2009
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