Compare Marks & Spencer vs Waitrose & Partners BETA

See how working at Marks & Spencer vs. Waitrose & Partners compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Marks & Spencer vs. Waitrose & Partners. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Marks & Spencer

Employee Ratings

  • Waitrose & Partners scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3238 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 2514 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Waitrose & Partners employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.7
Waitrose & Partners employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Marks & Spencer Ceo Steve Rowe
76%
76%Steve Rowe
CEO Approval
Waitrose & Partners Ceo Rob Collins
79%
79%Rob Collins
Waitrose & Partners employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Waitrose & Partners employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Waitrose & Partners employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Waitrose & Partners has 1 more total submitted salaries than Marks & Spencer.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Sales Associate1 Salaries
A$8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Waitrose Supermarket Assistant1 Salaries
£7/hr

What Employees Say

  • Marks & Spencer had 29 more reviews than Waitrose & Partners that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Marks & Spencer had 60 more reviews than Waitrose & Partners that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 400 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 355 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 326 reviews)
"John lewis"(in 201 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 125 reviews)
"M amp s"(in 117 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 65 reviews)
"Part time"(in 59 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Retail Sales Assistant

I worked at Marks & Spencer part-time for less than a year

Pros

Very big department store so you are never bored and always have customers to interact with.

Cons

You have to wear uniform, which is not bad but some people might prefer a more relaxed working environment.

"Petit pont"11 Mar 2020

Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier

I worked at Waitrose & Partners full-time

Pros

Able to work autonomously or in a team environment Friendly but professional Honest, punctual and reliable Ability to work under pressure Enthusiastic and positive minded

Cons

I am a perfectionist when I work I learned to work in a group so I like mutual aid

Job Postings

Waitrose & Partners has 22 more recently posted open jobs than Marks & Spencer.