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"It was a fun environment, with fun people but definitely had some negative aspects."

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Former Employee - Sales Associate (Model)
Former Employee - Sales Associate (Model)
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Abercrombie & Fitch part-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

-flexible part time hours
-great first job or through college
-discounts on clothing
- fun people
- long time friends
- easy work

Cons

- intimidating if you're skinny but by no means a size 0/00.
- REALLY loud music which you get used to but still can't be good for your hearing
- really smelly
- meticulous folding
- super strict look policy (dress code)
- can be boring depending on your location and if you're the greeter stuck up front for 5 hours

Advice to Management

I loved all of the managers. It does take some time to feel like they like you, but if you prove you're reliable, they'll come around.
As for the district managers... Unless you're pursuing modeling (and are the A&F ideally sized model) its best to lay low with them. They can kill your self esteem in an instant, if they even acknowledge you to begin.

Other Employee Reviews for Abercrombie & Fitch

  1. "Great place to work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Abercrombie & Fitch part-time

    Pros

    Fun people to work with in High School

    Cons

    Pay was not great for amount of hours put into the store


  2. "Assistant Manager"

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    • Comp & Benefits
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    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Frisco, TX
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Frisco, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    cool people
    good starting benefits
    sales associates are friendly
    you can see your associates grow
    many long lasting relationships

    Cons

    terrible upper management
    pay is not worth the stress
    required to work off the clock
    only get paid half time for over time

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