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River Island Clothing Reviews

Updated 23 March 2019
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  • "below minimum wage if under 20, 8 hours a week to begin" (in 43 reviews)

  • "Long hours and constant changing dates of sale launch" (in 42 reviews)

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  1. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at River Island Clothing full-time

    Pros

    Great staff, fun environment, discount on clothes

    Cons

    Only cons are the small wages. Minimum wage


  2. "Lovely place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at River Island Clothing full-time

    Pros

    Discount is amazing, people are lovely, free parking onsite.

    Cons

    Lunch isn’t a full hour

  3. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Si Sa Ket (Thailand)
    Current Employee - Manager in Si Sa Ket (Thailand)

    I have been working at River Island Clothing part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Hours pay people and get to work

    Cons

    The schedule the manager the way u work

    Advice to Management

    None


  4. "Amazing experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at River Island Clothing part-time

    Pros

    Fun
    Good management
    perks
    discounts
    Good teams and skills

    Cons

    Tiring being on your feet all day


  5. "Nice place to work for"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at River Island Clothing part-time

    Pros

    Uniform allowance
    Very social

    Cons

    None to really say


  6. "Sales Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at River Island Clothing part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexible, benefit in kind of clothing, staff discount, understanding managers, friendly staff

    Cons

    minimum wage. Only get time and a hald on Sundays and Bank Holidays, not double time.


  7. "Not the best company to work at"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at River Island Clothing part-time

    Pros

    Decent salary, 40% off discount

    Cons

    Not enough over time available

  8. "Customer service adviser"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at River Island Clothing full-time

    Pros

    Great for students
    Great discounts
    Experience

    Cons

    Retail hours especially over Christmas


  9. "Sales advisor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at River Island Clothing part-time

    Pros

    Good benefits - free uniform and 40% discount.

    Cons

    Just as any retail job - the working hours.


  10. "Menswear HOD"

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    Former Employee - Menswear Head of Dep
    Former Employee - Menswear Head of Dep

    I worked at River Island Clothing part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great people to work with, uniform allowance.

    Cons

    long hours on your feet, often have to cover shifts at late notice.