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Primark Reviews

Updated Nov 11, 2019

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3.4
62%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
Approve of CEO
Primark CEO Paul Marchant
Paul Marchant
853 Ratings
  1. "General Operative (Stockroom)"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Primark full-time

    Pros

    Central Location Some Nice Colleagues

    Cons

    - Lack of respect by management - Working conditions (hazardous at times) - Poor career progression

    Primark2019-07-25
  2. "Long working hours"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Primark full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good salary, great training and even better friends

    Cons

    Long working hours, no work life balance, bonus scheme needs to be reviewed

    Advice to Management

    Review bonus structure to benefit all employees

    Primark2019-07-22
  3. "Great Culture"

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    Current Employee - Administrative in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Amazing company growing at a fast pace

    Cons

    Pressurised working environment, high standards.

    Primark2019-07-04
  4. "Trainee Merchaindser"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Primark full-time

    Pros

    The pay is the highest you will find in the market for merchandising

    Cons

    Extremely bad systems, have really fallen behind tech wise. Repetitive boring work load

    Primark2019-07-12
  5. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Retail Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good wages good staff and management

    Cons

    Very repetitive work get constantly undone

    Primark2019-06-26
  6. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Letterkenny
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Primark full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Money goes up every year, good contracts

    Cons

    Variable hours, not always willing to accomadate staff

    Advice to Management

    Appreciate what your staff do for you

    Primark2019-06-24
  7. "Sales assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Primark part-time

    Pros

    Time and a half pay in sundays

    Cons

    Not enough staff at busy times

    Primark2019-06-20
  8. "Trainee Buyer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Primark full-time

    Pros

    Salary is higher than most other places

    Cons

    Difficult progression Poor communication from management Stressful

    Primark2019-06-26
  9. "Goid"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Primark part-time

    Pros

    Good customer service from all members of staff

    Cons

    there was long queues downstairs

    Advice to Management

    More staff

    Primark2019-06-11
  10. "Review"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Primark part-time

    Pros

    Good salary good friends

    Cons

    Unpredictable hours and overtime on shift

    Primark2019-06-07
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