David Jones Reviews

Updated 23 Jun 2020

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3.4
61%
Recommend to a Friend
65%
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David Jones CEO  Iain Nairn
Iain Nairn
89 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great staff discount, you will be spending a lot of money here(in 123 reviews)

  • "Good work environment, making long term friends and relationships(in 31 reviews)

Cons
  • "Pressure to sell AMEX cards versus the hours allocated as a casual(in 29 reviews)

  • "Heavy focus on individual sales and credit card sales(in 19 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Marketing consultancy"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at David Jones part-time

    Pros

    excellent experience , was very good

    Cons

    Nothing to write no bad exp

  2. "Relax environment"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Casual Sales Associate in Melbourne

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

    Pros

    Quite relax environment but it depends on managers too

    Cons

    Customers can sometimes be demanding

  3. "its good and bad"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Food and Beverage Attendant in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    good discount and friendly staff

    Cons

    high manager turnover and under staffed

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  4. "David Jones"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at David Jones full-time

    Pros

    Stores, people, challenging, dynamic discounts

    Cons

    Location, culture, workload, career progression

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  5. "Great"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    The staff discount and staff are very friendly

    Cons

    Management sometimes don’t know what they are doing

  6. "Great Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Sales Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great Company Culture, career progression.

    Cons

    Sometimes have to do long hours

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  7. "DJ review"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at David Jones full-time

    Pros

    Good company , good environment, career progression.

    Cons

    Long working hours, difficult staff.

  8. "Worst year of my life!"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Expert in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at David Jones part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    None, none, none and none.

    Cons

    Pay, management, and overall business structure.

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  9. "Good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Professional in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at David Jones part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great exposure to the australian retail environment

    Cons

    I dont find much drawbacks working in the company.

  10. "Great"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Associate in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at David Jones full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice team and great people

    Cons

    hard hours and not flexible

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