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JD Sports Fashion Reviews

Updated Oct 21, 2019

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38%
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47%
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JD Sports Fashion CEO Peter Cowgill
Peter Cowgill
222 Ratings
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  • "You work extremely long hours with a colossal workload and you get paid the absolute minimum(in 47 reviews)

  • "Very low pay for the amount of work required from you(in 34 reviews)

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  1. "A nice enought place to work, people make the place not the benefits or progression"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Buyer in Bury, North West England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at JD Sports Fashion full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    People are all friendly, can work from home if needed but not usual,

    Cons

    The office is isolated so can be tricky to travel too, benefits are minimal

    Advice to Management

    Train internal staff more and develop them so they don't go elsewhere

    JD Sports Fashion2019-10-21
  2. "Beautiful Mayhem"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Greenhithe, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at JD Sports Fashion full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Colleagues, Meeting new people (Staff/Customers)

    Cons

    Managers/ Supervisors Get bonus from sales staffs work.

    JD Sports Fashion2019-10-17
  3. "Worker"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Manchester, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at JD Sports Fashion full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Hours Break was good Good

    Cons

    Work was very hard sometimes

    JD Sports Fashion2019-10-16
  4. "Salary"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant 

    I have been working at JD Sports Fashion part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good Discount and work culture

    Cons

    Stressful and comparatively less pay

    JD Sports Fashion2019-10-17
  5. "Decent"

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    Former Employee - Warehouse Operative/Picker in Rochdale, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at JD Sports Fashion part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good for students in college/university

    Cons

    Management are extremely autocratic Long working hours

    Advice to Management

    Treat your employees like assets not liabilities

    JD Sports Fashion2019-10-15
  6. "Okay"

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    Current Employee - Staff in Stoke-on-Trent, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at JD Sports Fashion full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Easy job not a career though

    Cons

    Dull at times. Not much going on.

    JD Sports Fashion2019-10-11
  7. "Great Experience"

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    Current Employee - Senior Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at JD Sports Fashion full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Customer experience & 25% discount

    Cons

    being searches out of each shift turning everything inside out

    JD Sports Fashion2019-10-06
  8. "decent"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at JD Sports Fashion part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    very good all round experience

    Cons

    low salary and long hours

    JD Sports Fashion2019-10-07
  9. "Not the best, low pay, fairly easy job."

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at JD Sports Fashion full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Get 25% discount which increases the longer you’ve been with the company, if you’re younger so are most are the other people so great place to make friends.

    Cons

    Management unprofessional and don’t really care about any one that is lower than them, hard work goes un-noticed, never get any credit, salary is very low, not a good place to make a career better as a part time job.

    Advice to Management

    Pay more attention to the staff and try and solve problems first time rather than ignoring them.

    JD Sports Fashion2019-10-07
  10. "Only work as part time"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Wimbledon, England
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at JD Sports Fashion part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great team to work with. Your colleagues are always helpful and willing to swap shift if you need to.

    Cons

    Poor Management - always have rude floor manager who does not know how to treat their staff.

    Advice to Management

    Try to be polite with your staff as they are the key to make your stores flourish and get through audit.

    JD Sports Fashion2019-10-08
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