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Debenhams Reviews

Updated 6 Apr 2020

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3.2
48%
Recommend to a Friend
54%
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Debenhams CEO Sergio Bucher
Sergio Bucher
337 Ratings
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  • "This is a credit card) or via a gift card that you have to top up everytime you want to purchase something(in 136 reviews)

  • "21 (wow minimum wage) after I complained directly to my manager(in 59 reviews)

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  1. "Review"

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    Former Employee - Sales Advisor in Tralee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    Staff discount.Perks. Hours. Growth. Good pay.

    Cons

    Christmas hours can be a bit long and management can be a bit tough at Times with holidays etc

    Debenhams2019-08-13
  2. "Enjoyed working there"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    Great place to work over Christmas season

    Cons

    Nothing I can think of

    Debenhams2020-01-12
  3. "Good enough"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Debenhams part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good management, respects the hours you wish to work, never had an issue with getting my wages.

    Cons

    The staff on my floor had clear favourites and gave them the more interesting jobs.

    Debenhams2020-01-23
  4. "3/5"

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    Former Employee - Sales Advisor 

    I worked at Debenhams part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice people, good management

    Cons

    The employees feel the lack of resources most as staff don't usually get replaced when they leave, then you're left doing multiple jobs at once. Also the pressure to get accounts isn't great

    Debenhams2019-12-24
  5. "Very messy"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    Good when it comes to choosing your own hours

    Cons

    Not welcoming, very messy when it comes to christmas time

    Debenhams2019-12-11
  6. "It’s okay"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    The people you’re working with are generally really nice which makes it easier

    Cons

    Customers can be difficult and tough hours at busy times such as Christmas

    Debenhams2019-11-07
  7. "Christmas staff"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    - Very helpful staff - Good pay - Understanding with hours

    Cons

    - Monthly pay - Long days

    Debenhams2019-10-04
  8. "Part time student"

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    Current Employee - Sales Advisor in Newbridge, Kildare
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good at getting time off when needed, friendly co-workers, flexible while working around my college timetable

    Cons

    Old ways, no pay incentives, no pay increases unless the legal hourly wage went up (one major pay increase over 4 years),

    Debenhams2019-09-24
  9. "Good but not enough training"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    Friendly staff, kept busy most of the time

    Cons

    Did not receive enough training

    Debenhams2019-10-08
  10. "Few Opportunities for development"

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    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Debenhams full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible working hours Opportunities to do lots of different things

    Cons

    Poor Training and Development opportunities in the company

    Debenhams2019-10-08
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