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Primark Reviews

Updated 18 Oct 2019

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3.4
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62%
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78%
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Primark CEO Paul Marchant
Paul Marchant
835 Ratings
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  • "Pay was not great and no staff discount(in 125 reviews)

  • "Also - no discount except from in December where you get 10% off at Christmas(in 125 reviews)

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  1. "Amazing people"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Primark full-time

    Pros

    Pay, pace, people, career oportunities

    Cons

    Work Life balance can be a struggle as Full flexibility is requried

    Primark2019-10-17
  2. "Retail assistant"

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    Former Employee - Retail Assistant 
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Primark part-time

    Pros

    Great management and great hourly pay

    Cons

    There is no cons of this job

    Primark2019-10-16
  3. "Sales assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    I worked at Primark part-time

    Pros

    very positive shop with many employees and staff alongside

    Cons

    Overall, i havenocons for working there. I loved it

    Primark2019-10-07
  4. "cashier"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Primark part-time

    Pros

    they provide good wages to staff

    Cons

    can be very stressful when working on the tills

    Primark2019-10-06
  5. "good for part ime"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Primark part-time

    Pros

    Good pay the longer you work there Good hours Flexible with college

    Cons

    HR mess up rosters, the like to make it difficult as possible for you to book holidays off, as well as a lot of favouritism between managers and staff

    Primark2019-10-03
  6. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Primark part-time

    Pros

    Very nice management, good training and good perks for working there

    Cons

    The only thing that could be improved is the store room which is difficult to navigate

    Primark2019-09-27
  7. "Good enjoyed it very much"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Primark part-time

    Pros

    Good enjoyed it very much

    Cons

    Can get messy and busy

    Primark2019-09-23
  8. "Miserable place to work."

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Galway
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    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good travel opportunities after a while there. Easy to make friends

    Cons

    Terrible HR. Totally negligent to students in particular. Rude managers ruin the working environment. Extremely condescending

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    Primark2019-09-27
  9. "Good experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Primark part-time

    Pros

    Good money holidays etc. Good hours

    Cons

    Not a lot of initial training

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    Primark2019-09-06
  10. "Retail assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Primark part-time

    Pros

    Good pay, training provided, nice lunch area

    Cons

    They don't respect the contract. My contract was 14hours and as I looked for a secondary job because I was in college they said even though the contract is 14 hours they expect from me more availability. Managers are all messed up, they dont care about customer service at all

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    Primark2019-09-13
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