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Matalan Retail Overview

Knowsley, England (UK)
10000+ employees
1985
Company - Private
Department, Clothing, & Shoe Stores
Unknown / Non-Applicable
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Matalan was founded in Liverpool over 30 years ago and it’s that same passion and determination that John Hargreaves built our business on that remains at our heart – now with over 220 stores and departments across Mens, Ladies, Kids, Ath-leisure and Home ... Read more

Mission: Join the Family!

Here at Matalan we live and breathe a set of four core values that makes us who we are. These values were created by our own people to ensure that we focus on the things that are most important to us - our business, our colleagues and above ... Read more

Matalan Retail Reviews

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    "Good company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Matalan Retail part-time

    Pros

    Really good company to work for, managers are friendly and the job is varied. Lots of chance for promotion and the work is extremely interesting. I would recommend matalan.

    Cons

    Sometimes the work was a little repetitive and customers could be quite difficult. the main issue is the milton keynes store is unbelievably hot because the air conditioning is broken!

    Advice to Management

    Fix the air conditioning in the milton keynes store, especially in the stock room. also rotate GSA around fitting room duty and make sure people are not left on fitting rooms too long.

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Matalan Retail Photos

Matalan Retail photo of: We've moved! Head Office is now in Knowsley, Merseyside
Matalan Retail photo of: Internal Head Office shot
Matalan Retail photo of: Head Office at dusk
Matalan Retail photo of: Aerial shot of our Head Office in Knowsley
Matalan Retail photo of: Our Stoke re-opening following a "Store Refresh"
Matalan Retail photo of: Ladieswear - Three Peaks Challenge
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Matalan Retail Interviews

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    Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Matalan Retail (London, England (UK)) in March 2017.

    Interview

    It was great, very friendly more like a informal conversation rather than an interview. Basic question were asked so don't worry about it. Overall it was very calm and laid back interview.

    Interview Questions

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Matalan Retail Awards & Accolades

  • Mumsnet Family Friendly Gold Award, Mumsnet Family Friendly Awards, 2016

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