House of Fraser Reviews

Updated Jul 2, 2020

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3.0
43%
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45%
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Alex Williamson
112 Ratings
Pros
  • "Paid breaks, 20% staff discount, the pay was good(in 51 reviews)

  • "20% off all concessions, good hourly rate(in 27 reviews)

Cons
  • "There is a lack of air conditioning on the shop floor making it very difficult to work in(in 30 reviews)

  • "Poor management, no staff discount unless opt to use store credit card(in 28 reviews)

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  1. "Good place to work"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Director in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at House of Fraser full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work, professional encironment

    Cons

    No cons come to mind

  2. "good part time job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at House of Fraser part-time

    Pros

    good place to work! Thanks

    Cons

    Nothing I can think of right now

  3. "Good company, bad managers"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time

    Pros

    Pretty fair with hourly wages and pay increases every so often

    Cons

    Managers are bias towards full-time staff and not flexible with part-time people

  4. "Good times!"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time

    Pros

    Enjoyed the freedom of working on a shop floor with people I liked with products I believed in it.

    Cons

    It's just a very standard retail job. It can be boring and unfulfilling on a slow day, but go incredibly quickly on a very busy one.

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  5. "director"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Brand Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser

    Pros

    Loved working there was very rewarding.

    Cons

    The hours did not fit with my personal life at the time. Was very sad about this. Would def recommend this to everyone.

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  6. "Grounds keeping"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Working in the gardens / around people very inerjeted

    Cons

    There r no down sides

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  7. "House of Fraser sales assistant"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at House of Fraser part-time

    Pros

    Sometimes you get to pick your days and hours if you are on 0 hour contract It’s an ideal part time job for students as it works around your schedule Lots of young people working here The breaks are good

    Cons

    Managers can be quiet rude Customers are not friendly If your doing an 8 hour shift be prepared for a lot of pain as it is a lot of standing

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  8. "Friendly co workers"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Reading, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly staff, decent pay and hours

    Cons

    Irregular work patterns can be difficult

  9. "good company"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Assistant Retail Store Manager in Wolverhampton, England

    I worked at House of Fraser full-time

    Pros

    good communication great training great career development

    Cons

    hours of expected work way over contracted hours

  10. "A positive working environment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Service Specialist in Camberley, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great working environment and culture Well organised and well managed workload Employees who are motivated and enjoy their job Understanding of priorities in education if working part time

    Cons

    Too dependent on part time employees

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