Argos Reviews

Updated May 5, 2021

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  1. "Good company"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Buyer in Chatham-Kent, ON

    I have been working at Argos part-time

    Pros

    Good pay good people etc

    Cons

    Bad Comms, poor management skills

  2. "warehouse employee"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Argos part-time

    Pros

    the people were nice and good

    Cons

    some people were mean to me friend


  3. "Amazing job"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Service in Limerick, Limerick, Limerick
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Argos full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Always busy, fun team environment, something new every day, flexible, good pay, and different departments to keep it new every day

    Cons

    The computer training can be a bit boring and monotonous, but no big deal really. Some managers have egos

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  4. "Good"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Delivery Driver 

    I worked at Argos part-time

    Pros

    Good hours, friendly staff and supportive

    Cons

    None, was a good place of work

  5. "Great company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Customer Service Advisor in London, England, England

    I have been working at Argos part-time

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    Nothing that i can think of

  6. "Good Job"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in London, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Argos part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    It was a happy enviornment and fun employees

    Cons

    The customers are rude and the technology is really outdated

  7. "Great workplace culture and opportunity for progression"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Customer Service Agent in Widnes, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of flexibility for contract types and great learning and development schemes to support career progression.

    Cons

    A lot to learn and do as frontline advisors which may not appeal to everyone.

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  8. "Great start into management"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Service Manager in Weybridge, England, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Argos full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good training opportunities. Working alongside some excellent managers.

    Cons

    Too much focus on financial services, not enough on customer experience. Frustrating amount of staff hours to spend. As a manger you will often have to get stuck in to customer service which can take you away from actual management.

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  9. "Great starting job"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Bolton, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    None that I found I worked as a Christmas temp.

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  10. "Nice team"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Customer Service Agent in Reading, England, England

    I worked at Argos part-time

    Pros

    Great team and kept me fit

    Cons

    Limited full time contracts available

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