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Debenhams Reviews

Updated Dec 12, 2019

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3.1
46%
Recommend to a Friend
51%
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Debenhams CEO Sergio Bucher
Sergio Bucher
309 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Too concern about opening credit card(in 127 reviews)

  • "Minimum wage pay is lower than many other high street retailers(in 58 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. "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
  3. "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
  4. "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
  5. "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
  6. "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
  7. "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
  8. "Supervisor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    Debenhams has a great discount.

    Cons

    As the shop can be quite quiet, the hours go very slow.

    Debenhams2019-09-24
  9. "Okay"

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    Current Employee - Visual Assistant in Blackrock, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Debenhams full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Okay salary, gift card on Christmas

    Cons

    We had no team. Just one person as Visual. Management could be improved and need more staff

    Debenhams2019-09-14
  10. "."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Debenhams full-time

    Pros

    Alot of structure, lovely staff, break entitlement and permanency after 6 months.

    Cons

    Less staff now, more workload.

    Debenhams2019-08-25
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