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  • www.whsmith.co.uk
  • Swindon, United Kingdom
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1792
  • Company - Public (SMWH)
  • Media & Entertainment Retail Stores
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)

CompetitorsWaterstone's, Marks & Spencer, McColl's
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Everybody knows WHSmith. We’re one of the UK’s oldest retailers (established in 1792) and you very likely grew up with a High Street store nearby. Today, you’ll find us in many travel locations too, from rail and bus stations, to airports, hospitals, universities and workplaces ...
Mission: In a survey of the UK’s ten friendliest companies, WHSmith came second. But we offer more than just the backing of a great team. We’ve also made a massive investment in Learning and Development. No matter which part of the business you join or at what level, we’ll support your ...

WHSmith Reviews

3.1
42%
Recommend to a Friend
52%
Approve of CEO
Stephen Clarke
Stephen Clarke
222 Ratings
28 Jun 2019
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"Amazing company to work"

Current Employee - CA Finance in Gurgaon, Haryana
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

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Cons

Work load is too high

Advice to Management

All gr8
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Diversity & Inclusion at WHSmith

3.6
(45 reviews)

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WHSmith Interviews

Experience
Positive72%
Negative10%
Neutral18%
Getting an Interview
Applied online84%
In Person9%
Employee Referral4%
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    Sales Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Interview

    Online application followed by a face to face interview. Face to face interview was quick and relaxed with the managing directors. Enjoyable process, asking questions about CV and basic questions about the company.
    Interview

    Basic questions about your CV and WHSmith. Very relaxed and enjoyable.

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Does WHSmith offer employee discounts?

...The are no perks for employees except for an embarrassing 10% discount on items that are already overpriced....

13 September 2018

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