The Body Shop Reviews

Updated Sep 24, 2020

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3.8
73%
Recommend to a Friend
85%
Approve of CEO
The Body Shop CEO David Boynton
David Boynton
135 Ratings
Pros
  • "They sell great products that make it easy to sell and connect with customers(in 100 reviews)

  • "Often receive free products when a new product launches, its to encourage staff to try so they know how to explain to the customer(in 88 reviews)

Cons
  • "most upper management are stuck up(in 51 reviews)

  • "Not very busy and not many hours for part time at some locations(in 39 reviews)

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  1. "Nice work environment"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Beauty Consultant 

    I worked at The Body Shop part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly, supportive, store manager is very helpful

    Cons

    minimum wage, no incentives. The rest is great

  2. "Great part-time job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Customer Consultant in Halifax, NS

    I worked at The Body Shop part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good company values, very flexible and understanding with employees

    Cons

    Not very busy and not many hours for part time at some locations


  3. "Empowering women environment and inclusive"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Edmonton, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The Body Shop full-time

    Pros

    Learn a lot about multitasking and dealing with difficult customers Employee discount is decent Amazing coworkers for the most part

    Cons

    The salary is very low for all the responsibilities and functions within the company Forget about your weekends

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  4. "Good compagny"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Montreal, QC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at The Body Shop part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great team to work with! Very fun environment

    Cons

    None. I loved working there.

  5. "Awesome"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Customer Consultant in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at The Body Shop part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fun job, free samples, awesome products

    Cons

    Not enough pay and difficult to move up

  6. "The managers are very rude. They give the hard labour intensive work to junior employees"

    1.0
    Current Employee - Customer Consultant 

    I have been working at The Body Shop part-time

    Pros

    They provide with good benefits such as their 50% Off employee discount

    Cons

    They don't give proper hours

  7. "Teamwork"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Toronto, ON

    I worked at The Body Shop part-time

    Pros

    Great team environment and support

    Cons

    Sometimes it can get competitive

  8. "Pretty decent"

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

    I worked at The Body Shop part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good products and fun people to work with

    Cons

    More training for skincare related products would be ideal

  9. "Summary Of What Its Like."

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Team Leader in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at The Body Shop part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Work life balance. Good people. Fast training. The Body Shop is a B Corp, so they love the planet and want to help it. Lots of volunteer opportunities.

    Cons

    Confusing deals. Computers might lock you out. Website is kinda useless.

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  10. "lots of pressure from the company"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Consultant in West Vancouver, BC

    I worked at The Body Shop part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    lots of hours flexible schedule

    Cons

    It seems like managers are under a lot of pressure by the company , which eventually contributes to a very stressful environment at work.

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