Burberry Reviews

Updated 6 Aug 2020

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3.5
57%
Recommend to a Friend
76%
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Burberry CEO Marco Gobbetti
Marco Gobbetti
147 Ratings
Pros
  • "Very progressive technologically and veeeery good Sample sales, exceptionally good(in 83 reviews)

  • "Free lunch, new work from home policy, and talented colleagues(in 78 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Sales Associate"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Burberry part-time

    Pros

    Burberry has a Great management system, strong customer service skills training, good benefits, makes each employee feel of great value and importance

    Cons

    the downsides are large turn over, in the store we were in was a bad location which led to less sales.

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  2. "High standard"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Burberry part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Supportive manager Good pay Discount Training sessions Fun

    Cons

    Personal budget which cause some catty behaviour


  3. "Too many managers"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Burberry full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Commission is good IF you can make your budget

    Cons

    hours, micromanaging, very bureaucratic

  4. "It's ok"

    2.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Burberry full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fruit basket, good staff, I like managers

    Cons

    Limited career growth, no brand story, stressed, 12 hrs shift

  5. "Great workplace"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager 

    I have been working at Burberry full-time

    Pros

    Working under good management team

    Cons

    Workload sometime could be quite heavy

  6. "Okay work environment"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Assistant in Melbourne

    I worked at Burberry full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good discounts. Great events. Valuable skill learning.

    Cons

    Sometimes unfair if you do not know how to speak mandarin. Unorganised.

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    "Bad company culture"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Burberry full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - internationally recognised brand - fantastic training and on-going training - store manager is fantastic - great staff discount

    Cons

    - only work here if you would like a temporary job - company culture is terrible - bad salary package - hard to reach retail incentive - lack of career advancement - take advantage of you - very high school drama like- be very careful on who you talk to and step your toes with - long working hours with no empathy to work life balance - uncomfortable work uniform and shoes

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  8. Helpful (1)

    "PT"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Burberry part-time

    Pros

    good staff discount and sometimes the commission is quite good

    Cons

    Toxic work environment, with constant petty fights

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  9. "Great place to work!"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Sydney

    I worked at Burberry full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Really great team and managers.

    Cons

    Pay is quite low compared to other retail jobs

  10. "Very Fun company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Sales Associate in Melbourne

    I have been working at Burberry part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of commission and staff benefits

    Cons

    Sometimes the hours might be long and tiring

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