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Debenhams Reviews

Updated Oct 11, 2019

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3.1
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47%
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54%
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Debenhams CEO Sergio Bucher
Sergio Bucher
286 Ratings
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  • "pUSHED to sell Debenhams credit card(in 120 reviews)

  • "Minimum wage pay is lower than many other high street retailers(in 58 reviews)

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  1. "Work your way up"

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    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

    Advice to Management

    Get more staff

    Debenhams2015-11-17
  2. "Good experience"

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    Current Employee - Digital Marketing Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fun and young environment to work in

    Cons

    nothing - enjoyed the experience

    Debenhams2019-10-09
  3. "Good company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good training Fun colleagues Good atmosphere Good staff discount

    Cons

    Pressure to open store cards

    Debenhams2019-10-07
  4. "Great culture"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources Assistant in Taunton, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great place to work, fun culture, laid back

    Cons

    Low wages, this needs to be improved to retain employees

    Debenhams2019-10-08
  5. "Care about their employees"

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    Current Employee - Buying Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Care about your progression and development, lots of responsibility once more senior in your role.

    Cons

    Some old fashioned processes

    Debenhams2019-10-07
  6. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Sales Advisor 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    People are good, shifts are flexible

    Cons

    Put you in without asking at times

    Debenhams2019-10-07
  7. "Christmas staff"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    - Very helpful staff - Good pay - Understanding with hours

    Cons

    - Monthly pay - Long days

    Debenhams2019-10-04
  8. "It is good to work at"

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    Current Employee - Stock Movement Assistant 
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    It is good to work at

    Cons

    Busy and stressful round xmas time

    Debenhams2019-10-01
  9. "Linzi shoes"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant 

    I worked at Debenhams part-time

    Pros

    Great staff at the shop

    Cons

    Bad salary for the amount you work

    Debenhams2019-09-29
  10. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Gooo managers and team members

    Cons

    Goood and very fun place to work

    Advice to Management

    Good

    Debenhams2019-09-27
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