River Island Clothing Employee Reviews about "staff discount"

Updated 18 Dec 2020

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River Island Clothing CEO Will Kernan
Will Kernan
84 Ratings
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  • "Christmas is tough, like anywhere else, but I found Christmas tough due to long hours(in 60 reviews)

  • "The salary they offer is only minimum wage(in 49 reviews)

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  1. "Sales Assistant"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at River Island Clothing part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible, benefit in kind of clothing, staff discount, understanding managers, friendly staff

    Cons

    minimum wage. Only get time and a hald on Sundays and Bank Holidays, not double time.

  2. "Co-workers are fun but management is very poor"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Part-time Sales Advisor in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at River Island Clothing part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fun co-workers and great staff discount

    Cons

    Expect way more than being paid for.


  3. "Retail assistant"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Retail Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at River Island Clothing part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Uniform Time off Staff discount

    Cons

    Bad management (rude) Bad pay

  4. "Great place to work"

    4.0
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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at River Island Clothing

    Pros

    Staff discount, lovely clothes and friendly staff

    Cons

    Standing all day and very repeative work

  5. "Ok company"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at River Island Clothing full-time

    Pros

    Staff discount is very good

    Cons

    Pay is not so good

  6. "Fair but Boring"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Shop Assistant in Athlone
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at River Island Clothing part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Staff discount is great, nice work environment.

    Cons

    Unsociable hours. No heads on whether you might work the next day

  7. "Sales part time"

    2.0
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    Former Contractor - Sales in Drogheda
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at River Island Clothing for less than a year

    Pros

    Staff discount, uniform. No other benefits

    Cons

    Not friendly team, no variation in work. Covering 1 floir area a the time

  8. "Great staff discounts"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at River Island Clothing part-time

    Pros

    Great staff discount flexible hours

    Cons

    Long Christmas and late night hours

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  9. "Good short term work"

    3.0
    Former Contractor - Sales Assistant in Dundrum, Dublin

    I worked at River Island Clothing for less than a year

    Pros

    Shifts were relatively flexible Staff discount on clothing

    Cons

    Discount was accumulated the longer you work there so was not very good for short term staff Managers often gave poor instructions and were disrespectful towards staff

  10. "Sales assistant for the cork store"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I worked at River Island Clothing part-time

    Pros

    The staff were so friendly and welcoming Staff discount on the clothes

    Cons

    Not much cons maybe the fact you only get paid monthy

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