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Sports Direct Employee Reviews about "flexible hours"

Updated Mar 4, 2020

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Sports Direct Founder & CEO Mike Ashley
Mike Ashley
280 Ratings
Pros
  • "team work friendly colleagues flexible hours good people(in 69 reviews)

  • "Reasonable working hours, one shift could be from 4-7 hours with a half hour to one hour break(in 31 reviews)

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  1. "Good place to work for flexible hours"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Sports Direct part-time

    Pros

    Great colleagues, easy to commute, flexible hours, 20% discount mon-fri

    Cons

    Poor shift patterns, breaks not long enough ( e.g 20 minutes for a 7 hour shift)

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    Sports Direct2018-01-10
  2. "Great student job"

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    Current Employee - Casual Sales Assistant in Liverpool, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sports Direct part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible hours Great environment Suitable wage

    Cons

    Can't think of any, great job for students

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    Sports Direct2020-03-04
  3. "Great part time job"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant 

    I have been working at Sports Direct part-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours for students

    Cons

    Very very poor pay. Started at £3.70 per hour

    Sports Direct2019-11-04
  4. "Average job"

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    Former Employee - Customer Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sports Direct part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible hours, friendly staff, employee discount.

    Cons

    Working just evenings,. Job stress is not worth the money.

    Sports Direct2019-11-04
  5. "Not so great"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service 

    I worked at Sports Direct part-time

    Pros

    some flexible hours Bonus to earn more student-friendly discounts

    Cons

    long hours working managers maltreating some workers

    Sports Direct2019-11-05
  6. Helpful (1)

    "need more pay"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Sports Direct part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    flexible hours talking and meeting new people sales experience commission

    Cons

    0 hour management make up rules and contradict them no paid holiday or sick pay little wage lots of work and too much rushing

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    Sports Direct2019-10-28
  7. "very good enjoyable experience indeed"

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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Assistant in Worcester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sports Direct part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    team work friendly colleagues flexible hours good people

    Cons

    less pay rate less hard work involved

    Sports Direct2019-10-11
  8. "Okay- what you would expect"

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    Former Employee - Casual Sales Assistant in Birmingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sports Direct part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible hours, laid back, good team

    Cons

    Management not the nicest at times

    Sports Direct2019-10-10
  9. "Great place to work"

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    Former Contractor - Sales Assistant in Pontypridd, Wales
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sports Direct for more than a year

    Pros

    Discount, Environment, Staff, Flexible hours, Fun

    Cons

    Pay 5* scheme Rota more in advance not weekly

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    Sports Direct2019-10-04
  10. "Good first job"

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    Former Contractor - Casual Sales Assistant 

    I worked at Sports Direct for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly management and colleagues, flexible working hours, trained quickly

    Cons

    Pushed to sell 5* products, was fine with the magazines but annoying which the new range of make-up

    Sports Direct2019-09-03
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