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Brown Thomas Reviews

Updated 4 Nov 2019

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3.9
71%
Recommend to a Friend
92%
Approve of CEO
Brown Thomas CEO Donald McDonald
Donald McDonald
5 Ratings
Pros
  • "Management are on top of everything, excellent canteen, good staff discount(in 13 reviews)

  • "Good discount, nice staff, lovely atmosphere(in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • "long hours however its great and I love it(in 10 reviews)

  • "There are unsociable working hours occasionally(in 5 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Part time work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Brown Thomas part-time

    Pros

    lovely company to work for great atmosphere

    Cons

    nothing cannot complain about company. great place

    Brown Thomas2019-10-29
  2. "Sales associate"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Brown Thomas part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Young staff Staff discounts Good introduction to retail management

    Cons

    Customer footfall is slow Work can be repetitive

    Brown Thomas2019-11-04
  3. "Sales assistant"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Brown Thomas part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Loved it, treated with respect and appreciated

    Cons

    Not paid for hour long break

    Brown Thomas2019-10-24
  4. "Excellent"

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    Current Employee - Sales Consultant in Cork
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Brown Thomas part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good work environment in Brown Thomas

    Cons

    Unsociable hours Around Christmas months

    Advice to Management

    Be more engaging with staff

    Brown Thomas2019-10-16
  5. "Great experience"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Brown Thomas part-time

    Pros

    Very well looked after Great experiences

    Cons

    Management can some times feel so much more superior to staff that they won’t even look at them -

    Brown Thomas2019-10-12
  6. "Online team"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Brown Thomas part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Discounts are very good In town

    Cons

    Management do not listen to staff par afew exceptions

    Advice to Management

    Train better managers

    Brown Thomas2019-10-19
  7. "Sales was a good job"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Brown Thomas part-time

    Pros

    Good job to have done

    Cons

    People are very busy here

    Brown Thomas2019-10-02
  8. "Moderate place to work"

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    Former Employee - Visual Merchandiser in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Brown Thomas full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The people, the community spirt of the team

    Cons

    Management, no guidance, no communication, no room for progression. Favouritism is rife and a tumultuous place to work

    Advice to Management

    Restructure, redefine the roles, seek help from HR and the correct resources. Listen to feedback

    Brown Thomas2019-10-10
  9. "Sales Associate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I worked at Brown Thomas full-time

    Pros

    Good work culture to work in

    Cons

    Pay was not very competitive

    Brown Thomas2019-08-10
  10. "Salea"

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    Former Employee - Sales in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Brown Thomas part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice people and stock products

    Cons

    Poor pay and long hours

    Advice to Management

    None

    Brown Thomas2019-08-17
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