John Lewis & Partners Reviews

Updated Sep 24, 2021

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4.0
78%
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88%
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John Lewis & Partners CEO Sharon White
Sharon White
390 Ratings
Pros
  • "good pay compared to similar role at other company(in 129 reviews)

  • "Pleasant environment to work in(in 112 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours And mostly positively(in 101 reviews)

  • "career progression as no one ever leaves(in 37 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Fantastic company!

      Feb 23, 2016 -  
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits, colleagues and work ethic

      Cons

      None apart from working at weekends

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    2. 1.0
      Current Employee

      Customer Service Advisor for Call Centre

      Oct 6, 2017 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      They are very focused on building strong teams, lots of fun ways to keep you engaged in the job

      Cons

      Not for people who like to stay physical and active during the day.

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      A good place to work

      Sep 23, 2021 - Visual Merchandiser in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Co-ownership and opportunities to develop via secondments.

      Cons

      Slow to make changes sometimes

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Really good Enviroment

      Sep 23, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      One of the very few places that actually has a genuine work family culture.

      Cons

      Struggling in the current climate

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Employee Owned

      Sep 24, 2021 - Change Manager in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Collaborative, strong comms, inclusive, progressive, fun.

      Cons

      Slow paced at times, pockets of hierarchical behaviour.

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good place to work

      Sep 23, 2021 - Sales Assistant in Watford, East of England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friendly staff make many new good friends, employee discount is a good plus.

      Cons

      Wasn’t too much opportunity for over time.

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Sep 21, 2021 - Selling Partner in Birmingham, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      It has decent pay and hours

      Cons

      Customers can be horrible and its still retail

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      good company

      Sep 20, 2021 - Senior Sales Consultant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      flexible hours good discount and many other benefits friendly company to work for and you can grow within the company.

      Cons

      every company has its cons depends on what you have experienced.

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      John Lewis catering assistant

      Sep 18, 2021 - Catering Assistant in Watford, East of England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great pay, good hours, discount in JL and Waitrose

      Cons

      not so flexible days, fixed working days

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good place to work

      Sep 18, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      There are lovely people Good fun

      Cons

      can be tricky to change working hours

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