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Harrods Overview

London, England (UK)
1001 to 5000 employees
1834
Company - Private
Department, Clothing, & Shoe Stores
$1 to $2 billion (AUD) per year
Selfridges, Harvey Nichols, London Luxury
At Harrods, we believe nothing is impossible. We drive ourselves and inspire others to always push for more. This passion to exceed is what sets us apart. We believe in doing things properly, with great care and attention to the finest detail. We recognise we can achieve much ... Read more

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Harrods Reviews

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Harrods Managing Director Michael Ward
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244 Ratings
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    Current Employee - Senior Sales Associate in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Senior Sales Associate in London, England (UK)
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    Negative Outlook
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    I have been working at Harrods full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great culture; a lot of internal communication; good discounts.

    Cons

    Poor respect and support from managers

    Advice to Management

    Don't forget how it was to be just a sales associate

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Harrods Photos

Harrods photo of: "We are delighted to be named as the top ranking retailer in Glassdoor’s list of the UK’s Best Places to Work 2017" - Managing Director, Michael Ward
Harrods photo of: Our HR Secondees on the first day in the programme
Harrods photo of: Having started as a small tea shop over 150 years ago, Harrods today stands as a six floor emporium selling the finest luxury goods in food, home, beauty and fashion.
Harrods photo of: HR Director Sarah Andrews speaking at the Your Voice Summit
Harrods photo of: Managing Director Michael Ward holding a Q&A with employees from across the business.
Harrods photo of: Our iconic Greenmen are always so welcoming!
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Harrods Interviews

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    Assistant Managing Editor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Hammersmith, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Harrods (Hammersmith, England (UK)) in July 2017.

    Interview

    I applied online for this role after seeing it advertised. I received a call from an HR Specialist regarding an interview a week later. Great interview, thorough in their search for talent yet inviting in the interview. About 2 weeks later was invited back for a second interview. The day after the second interview I was offered the role within the team.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe in more detail what you did in your previous position?
      Do you feel that you have any skill gaps in your CV in relation to the role?   Answer Question
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Harrods Awards & Accolades

  • Britains Top Employers, CRF Institute, 2012
  • Best Company to Work For, Best Companies Group, 2012
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