Harrods Employee Reviews about "staff discount"

Updated 20 Jan 2021

To filter reviews, or .
3.9
72%
Recommend to a Friend
80%
Approve of CEO
Harrods Managing Director Michael Ward
Michael Ward
462 Ratings
Pros
  • "Best place to work, Lovely management team, discounted food canteen and staff discount on most of things(in 112 reviews)

  • "good discount with your harrods rewards card(in 54 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Managers are rude, hard to have relationships with clients if not in a boutique, very busy in the summer - long hours(in 54 reviews)

  • "Dysfunctional senior management team(in 26 reviews)

  • More Pros and Cons
    Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.

    Reviews about "staff discount"

    Return to all Reviews
    1. 5.0
      Former Contractor, less than 1 year

      The most luxurious retail store to work for

      13 Jan 2021 - Sales Assistant in Weston, FL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Best place to work, Lovely management team, discounted food canteen and staff discount on most of things

      Cons

      I don't think there are any cons for working there, some people may get annoyed by security checks and so on but personally I would

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      okay place to work

      18 Jan 2021 - Sales Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Decent staff discount and shopfloor, Foodcourt offer meal in good price, supportive manager

      Cons

      little chance to get a promotion

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    3. 4.0
      Former Contractor, less than 1 year

      Temporary Sales Associate

      17 Jan 2021 - Temporary Sales Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Friendly staff and colleagues Generous staff discount

      Cons

      Long hours of standing everyday

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    4. 5.0
      Former Contractor, less than 1 year

      Great place to work

      30 Nov 2020 - Part Time Sales Associate 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      -Friendly colleagues -Beautiful building -Staff Discount -Fun place to work

      Cons

      -Standing for Long hours -Expected to work during weekend

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    5. 4.0
      Former Contractor

      Decent

      26 Nov 2020 - Car Porter in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good staff discount, friendly workers

      Cons

      Hard to progress so no room for improvement

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great place to start in luxury fashion

      20 Nov 2020 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Harrods staff discount, great to make connections if you seriously consider a career in luxury retail

      Cons

      Workload is dumped on you by your personal shopper and you don’t even get any commission on any work you do.

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good place to work

      11 Nov 2020 - Retail Sales Assistant in Knightsbridge, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good staff discount, make friends

      Cons

      The commission isn’t shared in all departments

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Only work here if you are rich or good looking

      23 Sep 2020 - Christmas Temp Customer Assistant 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      -Staff discount -Sometimes you have some nice colleagues (though they don't last long as their souls are broken) -Staff sales and freebies occasionally in the staff cafeteria

      Cons

      -Customers are rude and unpleasant (mostly snobby upper-class yummy mummies) -Managers treat you terribly and expect you to perform above and beyond -Managers gossip about everyone -There is staff hierarchy and the higher floors look down on the lower floors (this is prevalent in the cafeteria) -The cafeteria is tiny and if you sit next to people they will practically scowl at you -The better looking you are the more benefits and better treatment you receive

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    9. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work

      27 Sep 2020 - Retail Sales Associate in Knightsbridge, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great salary Great staff discount Friendly staff Great benefits Great pay if having to do a night shift

      Cons

      Do not take cancelling a shift well If late more than twice youre let go

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good employer but high expectations

      9 Aug 2020 - Sales Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Pay above London living wage, generous discount (including business allowance for clothing), staff canteen and facilities, access to staff discount outside the store, great team mentality

      Cons

      There’s lots of people who’ve been there over 20 years who frequently get away with things (wandering off in the middle of a shift, rudeness to customers) that new employees would get immediately reprimanded for

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    Viewing 1 - 10 of 111 Reviews

    Popular Careers with Harrods Job Seekers

    Uniformed Security Officer
    Learn About the Job
    JobsSalariesInterviews

    Work at Harrods? Share Your Experiences

    Harrods logo
    or