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Debenhams Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Nov 30, 2021

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3.6
56%
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Debenhams CEO Sergio Bucher
Sergio Bucher
751 Ratings

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  • "Poor management led me to not be able to fulfil half of the responsibilities of my position.(in 287 reviews)
  • "Low pay (maybe as I started as entry level and had low negotiation power.)(in 224 reviews)
  • "managers were rude and demanding(in 137 reviews)
  • "Company expect you to be available whenever suits them and work long hours often missing your breaks.(in 99 reviews)
  • "No training was given so you have to rely on your coworkers to help you.(in 74 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee

    It’s was okay

    Nov 30, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Loads, discount and good work pace

    Cons

    Minimum wage And long hours

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  2. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Sales manager

    Nov 2, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great benefits at work Great work culture

    Cons

    Long hours especially during Christmas. Always on sales and promotions.

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  3. 4.0
    Former Employee

    good place sad its gone

    Nov 1, 2021 - Sales Associate in London, England
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    cool team nice fun job decent pay

    Cons

    long hours busy stock room disorganised

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  4. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    amazing

    Oct 29, 2021 - Customer Service 
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    great pay and friendly environment

    Cons

    long hours and only one person on each department

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  5. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Debenhams

    Oct 21, 2021 - Stockroom Assistant in Cork
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great people, No unsocial-able hours.

    Cons

    Minimum wage, sometimes long hours

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  6. 4.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Debenhams

    Oct 22, 2021 - Debenhams Food Services Advisor in Doncaster, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Friendly Staff, flexible hours, good management

    Cons

    Can be long hours on feet.

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Good Job

    Oct 5, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good teams and community, really appreciated it

    Cons

    Long hours and strict during Christmas periods.

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  8. 4.0
    Former Employee

    good place to work

    Aug 19, 2021 - Sales Associate 
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Flexible with hours to fit around my schedule. Most colleagues are nice and work is distributed evenly between evach colleague.

    Cons

    Long hours and constantly on your feet. Management can be unfair sometimes and some colleagues will act higher than other when they are on the same level.

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  9. 5.0
    Former Employee

    😀😀

    Oct 4, 2021 - Accounts in Taunton, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Nice company, people , learnt new things

    Cons

    Long hours some days, travel

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  10. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Low pay

    Nov 30, 2021 - Supervisor 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Staff discount Made a lots good friends

    Cons

    Low pay Long hours Working 3 weekends a month

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