Debenhams Reviews

Updated Jul 2, 2020

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3.2
45%
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49%
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Debenhams CEO Sergio Bucher
Sergio Bucher
362 Ratings
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  • "Constantly forced to sell their credit card accounts(in 139 reviews)

  • "21 (wow minimum wage) after I complained directly to my manager(in 59 reviews)

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  1. "Work your way up"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in West Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Nice management good pay room to improve big team and big store you will learn a lot they will make a retailer

    Cons

    Old out of fashion company dose not look promising to change for better to improve you have to have a good manager or you are not going anywhere

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  2. "a great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Advisor 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    the staff there are lovely, very generous with holidays

    Cons

    could be a little understaffed sometimes

  3. "Great place"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Flexible shifts, Great people, Great management

    Cons

    None that I am aware of. I’m lucky I landed in the right store

  4. "Great Work Environment"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Part-time Sales Advisor in Edinburgh, Scotland

    I worked at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    The work is not too strenuous

    Cons

    The Debenhams card is an issue

  5. "Christmas Temp"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Adviser in Lincoln, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The job was not boring and the team were nice.

    Cons

    There was no opportunity for overtime.

  6. "Debenham Cashier"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    Friendly Staff, busy work schedule

    Cons

    Closed down which is a shame

  7. "A nice place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Supervisor 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Friendly staff, staff discount, different each day

    Cons

    Account opening, quietness at times

  8. "Good job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - CCC Advisor 

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

    Pros

    Easy job time goes really fast if you have a good team.

    Cons

    Evenings and weekends working can be boring.

  9. "Caring company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Delivery Lead in Yeovil, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    Friendly working environment, care about their employees.

    Cons

    In administration so unlikely to be hiring. Training department no longer exists (although excellent 4 years ago).

  10. "Senior Assistant Planner"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Planner in London, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Debenhams full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great People everyone supports each other and great culture, you can leave at 5pm without being judged. Great work life balance

    Cons

    They made redundancies with 3 days notice

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