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Found 2,092 of over 2K reviews
3.6
64% Recommend to a Friend
River Island Clothing CEO Will Kernan
76% Approve of CEO

Found 2,092 of over 2K reviews

3.6
64%
Recommend to a Friend
76%
Approve of CEO
River Island Clothing CEO Will Kernan
Will Kernan
316 Ratings
Pros
  • "Staff discount lovely people good management(in 183 reviews)

  • "Friednly culture with an emphasis on teamwork - also get a uniform allowance and 40% discount(in 173 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours managers had there own agenda(in 83 reviews)

  • "Poor wage rate, minimum wage for those at base level(in 56 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      River island

      4 Nov 2022 - Sales Assistant 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good atmosphere Good pay Nice workplace

      Cons

      Bad hours Busy Stressfull Idk

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Sales advisor

      28 Oct 2022 - Part-time Sales Advisor in Cork
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Uniform allowance, flexible hours, discount, friendly staff

      Cons

      Low level of pay, can face a lot of abuse from customers

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Lovely people

      8 Nov 2022 - Part Time Sales Associate in Cork
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Made some great friends. Good working hours.

      Cons

      Very busy. They kept you back after store closed to do standards and didn’t give extra pay

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    5. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Stay away

      4 Nov 2022 - Level 2 Team Lead in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Discounts on clothing Nice people

      Cons

      No pay rise bad managment

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    6. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Sales assistant

      17 Sep 2022 - Sales Associate 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Friendly people and Flexible when it came to schedule

      Cons

      Very low wage and Bad management

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Good company to work for

      29 Aug 2022 - Store Leader in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great staff discount, quality clothing

      Cons

      Poor holidays, only 4 weeks, need long service to increase them

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      review

      24 Aug 2022 - Store Mgt in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      job satisfaction and clothing allowance

      Cons

      pay scale not matching job

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Team leader river island

      22 Aug 2022 - Team Leader in Arklow
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Lovely staff to work with

      Cons

      Booking holidays in advance is sometimes an issue

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Nice place

      20 Aug 2022 - Sales Representative 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Nice staff and good hours

      Cons

      Low pay and that’s all

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    11. 2.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      salary

      18 Aug 2022 - Sales Assistant in Blanchardstown
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      free clothes every month for uniform

      Cons

      managers don’t assist to your needs

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    River Island Clothing has an overall rating of 3.6 out of 5, based on over 2,253 reviews left anonymously by employees. 64% of employees would recommend working at River Island Clothing to a friend and 47% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -4% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, River Island Clothing employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.4 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at River Island Clothing. This rating has decreased by -5% over the last 12 months.

    64% of River Island Clothing employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated River Island Clothing 3.3 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.4 for culture and values and 3.1 for career opportunities.

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