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"Christmas Temp - Sales Assistant"

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Former Employee - Sales Assistant (Christmas Temp) in Cheshunt, England (UK)
Former Employee - Sales Assistant (Christmas Temp) in Cheshunt, England (UK)
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Good atmosphere, lovely people. Excellent staff discount available immediately. Flexible hours. Good work structure in the Foods department.

Cons

Extensive training. Organisational structure is far too big, no need for so many different managers or section co-ordinators.

Advice to Management

Consult each other when making decisions. Make a decision and stick to it.

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great Company but promotions only for friends"

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    Former Employee - Management in Swindon, Wiltshire, South West England, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Management in Swindon, Wiltshire, South West England, England (UK)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Marks & Spencer full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good work life balance, Good benefits

    Cons

    One only progress if you know the right people.

    Advice to Management

    Give the real talent a chance to progress and shine. Take a look around the senior management and see how many of them actually deserve that position.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Could be a great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Security, well know brand. Was a great place to work great people team spirit. I was proud to work there!

    Cons

    Lack of flexibility not rewarded /valued for long service management team don't respect experience when you get to 50 they just won't you to leave to make room for younger people. Policy for transferring to others store regions is non existent and not encouraged.

    Advice to Management

    Remember the values that m&s had for its employees which are non existent now.The business was built on great product and great service not bullying and lack of empathy by graduates you need to train them to be people managers not just look at commercial issues

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