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Updated Sep 29, 2023

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Found 3,354 of over 4K reviews
56% Recommend to a Friend
Debenhams CEO Sergio Bucher
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Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

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  • "Poor management led me to not be able to fulfil half of the responsibilities of my position.(in 324 reviews)
  • "Low pay (maybe as I started as entry level and had low negotiation power.)(in 256 reviews)
  • "managers were rude and demanding(in 149 reviews)
  • "Company expect you to be available whenever suits them and work long hours often missing your breaks.(in 109 reviews)
  • "No training was given so you have to rely on your coworkers to help you.(in 83 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Jul 13, 2023
      Current Employee, more than 3 years
      New York, NY
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook


      Great work hours and good pay


      Downsides long wokr let hours

      1. 3.0
        May 29, 2023
        Sales Advisor
        Former Employee
        Dublin, CA
        CEO Approval
        Business Outlook


        Flexible, decent pay, decent staff


        Weekend and late evening work demands

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      Debenhams Reviews FAQs

      Debenhams has an overall rating of 3.5 out of 5, based on over 3,635 reviews left anonymously by employees. 56% of employees would recommend working at Debenhams to a friend and 28% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

      According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Debenhams employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.0 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Debenhams. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

      56% of Debenhams employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Debenhams 3.4 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.3 for culture and values and 3.0 for career opportunities.

      According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Debenhams to be work life balance, workplace, coworkers and the cons to be culture, career development, management.

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