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Dixons Retail Reviews

Updated July 27, 2017
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  1. "Great company"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hemel Hempstead, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hemel Hempstead, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great people, forward thinking company.

    Cons

    Some legacy IT in place that needs replacing.

    Advice to Management

    Keep going


  2. "Product"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good company, friendly culture, progressive.

    Cons

    not that I could see

  3. "Fast-paced with good opportunities"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Hemel Hempstead, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Manager in Hemel Hempstead, England (UK)
    Recommends

    I worked at Dixons Retail full-time

    Pros

    As a head office employee it was an exciting, fast-paced place to work with good opportunities for training and learning best practice.

    Cons

    Sometimes possibly a little too fast paced and reactive and not enough time to plan.


  4. "Loved it"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Assistant in Sheffield, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Assistant in Sheffield, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Friendly team, achievable targets!
    Absolutely loved working their over Christmas

    Cons

    Even though they wanted to the budget wasn't there to keep me on :-(

    Advice to Management

    You're doing a fantastic job remember to smile


  5. "Warehouse team leader"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Warehouse Supervisor in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Warehouse Supervisor in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dixons Retail full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great working environment great opportunities great job experience

    Cons

    I can't think of any cons because everything is more than GREAT

    Advice to Management

    BETTER RECRUITING apart from that mangers are doing a wonderful job especially joy atuh


  6. "Web designer"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hemel Hempstead, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hemel Hempstead, England (UK)

    Pros

    Good day rate
    Nice office
    Very busy - if you like that

    Cons

    Located out of london, so commuting could be hard coming from london


  7. "Great place to learn about new technology and work with some great people"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Sales in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    great place to work if you want to play with the latest tech

    Cons

    poorly paid for the work required

    Advice to Management

    pay the right price for the job role!

  8. "Friendly staff all around and they try their best in other areas"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical in Nottingham, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Technical in Nottingham, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dixons Retail full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Friendly staff, can be good pay dependin on which role you take some are beter then others and a big learning curve.

    Cons

    You need alot of patients with customers but you can develop it on the way, listening skills and know how to de-stress but its all in the training.

    Advice to Management

    Relax and have fun :-)


  9. "A nice work environment"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Advisor
    Current Employee - Sales Advisor
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Dixons Retail full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good people, recognition of your personal achievements, keep in touch with technology and learn new skills and techniques everyday by meeting new customers

    Cons

    Target, sometimes targets can be very difficult to achieve and you have to push yourself to achieve those, making every customer happy can be sometimes difficult if you get a tough customer.


  10. "Good company to work for, trying hard to change public perceptions"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hemel Hempstead, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hemel Hempstead, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dixons Retail full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Going through a major transformation of the whole end to end operation
    Open door policy for accessing senior managers
    Friendly office atmosphere

    Cons

    Poor social scene due to location of the office (industrial estate)
    Head office building is very poor (investing in stores instead which is a positive)

    Advice to Management

    Celebrate successes more often


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