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Primark Reviews

Updated 18 Jan 2020

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3.4
63%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
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Primark CEO Paul Marchant
Paul Marchant
910 Ratings
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  • "Also - no discount except from in December where you get 10% off at Christmas(in 130 reviews)

  • "Pay was not great and no staff discount(in 129 reviews)

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  1. "Almost perfect"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Primark part-time

    Pros

    Good hours with decent pay

    Cons

    Difficult to bond with coworkers in such a large group

    Primark2019-12-13
  2. "Average job"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Galway
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    stress free, good pay on sundays

    Cons

    management can be quite rude

    Primark2020-01-14
  3. "Good money but not great for students"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Primark part-time

    Pros

    The money is really good and you will make life long friends

    Cons

    The hours were a lot for full time students and they refused to reduce my hours, even though my contract said that was allowed

    Primark2020-01-09
  4. "Decent Employer"

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

    I worked at Primark part-time

    Pros

    Above minimum wage, good hours, understanding management with time-off

    Cons

    Not happy if youre ever sick/unable to come into work, can be uncomfortable work place at times, very repetitive

    Primark2020-01-06
  5. "Sales assistant"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Primark full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great pay , good staff , great hr

    Cons

    None the company is great

    Primark2020-01-03
  6. "Buyer of quality retail products"

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    Current Employee - Buyer in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Primark full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great pay, flexible out of office working

    Cons

    Old systems no on site gym

    Advice to Management

    Implement youth career paths

    Primark2019-12-26
  7. "Department Manager"

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

    I have been working at Primark full-time

    Pros

    Salary, progression, location, culture, work environment

    Cons

    Work life balance can be tough

    Primark2020-01-04
  8. "Good to Start as first job or part-time"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends

    I worked at Primark part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good to learn and make new friends

    Cons

    Bad store managers, who makes bad work environment.

    Advice to Management

    We are all equal, respect all people

    Primark2019-12-29
  9. "Sales Assisstant and Cash Office Operative"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Primark part-time

    Pros

    Great staff Competitive pay Good training available

    Cons

    Often pick up other peoples slack!

    Primark2019-12-11
  10. "sales assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Primark full-time

    Pros

    good money, no stress job

    Cons

    no progress, no career opportunities

    Primark2019-11-17
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