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Abercrombie & Fitch Reviews

Updated January 20, 2019
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Pros
  • "Generally the people there were fun to work with" (in 131 reviews)

  • "working with great people // fun work environment" (in 343 reviews)

Cons
  • "The work life balance needs some adjusting" (in 195 reviews)

  • "over worked for getting paid minimum wage" (in 460 reviews)

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  1. "Brand Representative"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Get to change your availability every two weeks

    Cons

    Not a lot to do


  2. "Amazing!"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Marketing in Columbus, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Abercrombie & Fitch full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Team environment, great benefits, fast paced, challenging, fun, young

    Cons

    long hours and at times changing priorities

  3. "Abercrombie & Fitch"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate
    Former Employee - Sales Associate

    Pros

    very laid back environment there

    Cons

    worked 4 hours a week


  4. "great learning experience but low pay"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Abercrombie & Fitch full-time

    Pros

    -extensive manager in training program (I had a great supervisor who was always willing to answer my questions)
    -generous employee discount
    -working with great people // fun work environment

    Cons

    -low pay compared to other major retailers (but more responsibilities)
    -annual pay raise is a joke (at least for Assistant Managers like myself)
    -definitely don't need a college degree to be successful in this position (preventing talented workers from getting a promotion because they didn't go to college is just wrong)
    -favoritism

    Advice to Management

    better communication between corporate office and stores


  5. "Great first management job"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Omaha, NE
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Omaha, NE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Abercrombie & Fitch full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, great first management job, laid back environment

    Cons

    Weekend and evenings required, not great apt for the work, fast paced and hectic timelines


  6. "Merchandise Planner"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Abercrombie & Fitch full-time

    Pros

    Fast Paced, Close Knit Team, lots of responsibility

    Cons

    Hard to make changes in process


  7. "Stock Asssociate"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Stock Associate in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Stock Associate in Cambridge, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Abercrombie & Fitch part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The people are nice and a start environment to evolve.

    Cons

    The hours are short sometimes

    Advice to Management

    Should provide more hours to the employees

  8. "Visual Stylist / Brand Representative"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Visual Stylist
    Current Employee - Visual Stylist
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Abercrombie & Fitch (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, young and fun company, will schedule additional hours if you're a good associate

    Cons

    No raises for any employees, just a standard set wage

    Advice to Management

    Give raises, especially to people who have been working there for longer than a year.


  9. "Ok but limited growth"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Store Manager
    Former Employee - Store Manager
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Abercrombie & Fitch full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Quick promotion if you’re flexible to move

    Cons

    Lack of growth opportunity for management since DMs never move up either


  10. "Good Company to work for"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Stock Associate in Santa Clara, CA
    Current Employee - Stock Associate in Santa Clara, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Abercrombie & Fitch full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Really laid back
    Lenient with schedules
    Tons of Hours!
    Great Co-Workers

    Cons

    Balance between life and work