Compare JD Sports Fashion vs Sports Direct BETA

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JD Sports Fashion

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Sports Direct

Employee Ratings

  • JD Sports Fashion scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Sports Direct scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 901 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 974 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.2
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Sports Direct employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than JD Sports Fashion employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.6
Work-life balance
3.0
Sports Direct employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than JD Sports Fashion employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.5
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.7
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
JD Sports Fashion Ceo Peter Cowgill
53%
53%Peter Cowgill
JD Sports Fashion employees rated their CEO Approval 25% higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Sports Direct Ceo Mike Ashley
28%
28%Mike Ashley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
42%
% Recommend to a friend
46%
Sports Direct employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than JD Sports Fashion employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
32%
JD Sports Fashion employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
17%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Sales Assistant2 Salaries
A$26/hr
Casual Team Member1 Salaries
A$18/hr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • "25 discount" was the most mentioned Pro at JD Sports Fashion.
  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Sports Direct.
  • JD Sports Fashion had 4 more reviews than Sports Direct that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"25 discount"(in 56 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 46 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 72 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 31 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 64 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 42 reviews)
Cons
"Zero hour contract"(in 113 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 60 reviews)
Featured Review
"jd sports"8 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Casual Sales Associate

I have been working at JD Sports Fashion part-time

Pros

such a good team and working environment

Cons

none it’s such a good workplace

Advice to Management

none keep going as you are

Current Employee - Shoe Supervisor

I have been working at Sports Direct full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Been with the company 7 years and loving every second of it. And with the scheme thats been added makes working here even better as every ones earnings is in our own hands .

Cons

There is no challenge with working here. Its retail Aslong as you communacate with your staff members you day always become enjoyful

Advice to Management

Keep up the hard work

Job Postings

JD Sports Fashion has 50 more recently posted open jobs than Sports Direct.