Debenhams Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Nov 30, 2021

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Debenhams CEO Sergio Bucher
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Pros
  • "Staff discount was helpful at xmas(in 255 reviews)

  • "Very friendly staff were like family(in 162 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Upselling credit cards as store cards(in 197 reviews)

  • "Periodic long hours with high work volume(in 90 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Debenhams

      Jan 28, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work environment, helpful management, diverse opportunities

      Cons

      Long hours during the holidays

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Debenhams

      Oct 21, 2021 - Stockroom Assistant in Cork
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great people, No unsocial-able hours.

      Cons

      Minimum wage, sometimes long hours

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      good

      Jun 27, 2021 - Customer Service Representative in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      always were supportive and work hard

      Cons

      long hours were not fun

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Sales

      Jun 26, 2021 - Sales 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great place to work in

      Cons

      Long hours and long hours

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Saw it coming

      Aug 14, 2019 - Sales Manager in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      25% discount off all Debenhams OB and cosmetics/fragrance.

      Cons

      Store managers too obsessed with wasting payroll on fixing stores decoratively and bringing in extra staff for senior visits. No progression opportunities for those non-conformists who go against the grain. Sales managers expected to work long hours without extra pay or time back due to staffing reductions.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      overall a very good company to work in

      Oct 16, 2017 - Sales Advisor in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      A very welcoming environment, and very good pay

      Cons

      long hours, and not many cons, since it is a good company

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      It’s was okay

      Nov 30, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Loads, discount and good work pace

      Cons

      Minimum wage And long hours

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Low pay

      Nov 30, 2021 - Supervisor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Staff discount Made a lots good friends

      Cons

      Low pay Long hours Working 3 weekends a month

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Sales manager

      Nov 2, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits at work Great work culture

      Cons

      Long hours especially during Christmas. Always on sales and promotions.

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      good place sad its gone

      Nov 1, 2021 - Sales Associate in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      cool team nice fun job decent pay

      Cons

      long hours busy stock room disorganised

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