House of Fraser Reviews

Updated 3 Aug 2020

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3.1
48%
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48%
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116 Ratings
Pros
  • "Staff discount at flannels, usc, house of Fraser and sports direct of 20% off(in 52 reviews)

  • "20% off all concessions, good hourly rate(in 27 reviews)

Cons
  • "There is a lack of air conditioning on the shop floor making it very difficult to work in(in 30 reviews)

  • "Poor management, no staff discount unless opt to use store credit card(in 28 reviews)

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  1. "Great expirience"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Part-time Sales Advisor 

    I have been working at House of Fraser part-time

    Pros

    The environment is really friendly. Plus extra 20% off on everything.

    Cons

    There is no dress allowance.

  2. "Great Workplace"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Advisor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly staff and flexible hours suited to me as a college student. Comfortable working environment

    Cons

    Minimum wage and can get very busy but is expected


  3. "Excellent environment"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser full-time

    Pros

    supportive team with healthy working environment

    Cons

    My experience with House of Fraser was positive

  4. "Great company"

    5.0
    • Culture & Values
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Sheffield, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at House of Fraser part-time

    Pros

    Staff discount at flannels, usc, house of Fraser and sports direct of 20% off. Flexible working hours

    Cons

    Pay isn’t amazing but Is fair

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  5. "Miss Retail"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Assistant- Sales Floor in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser full-time

    Pros

    Has a great family atmosphere

    Cons

    Can be quite for long periods in the store

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  6. "HOF review"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sale Assistant in Bath, England
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at House of Fraser part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Everyone is very friendly and work as one team.

    Cons

    I didn’t had any downsides

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  7. "Enjoyable company to work for"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Christmas Casual/Sales Assistant 

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Reasonable expectations for students and their restricted availability for work. Accommodated requests for time off/time on very well Pleasant co-workers Good atmosphere

    Cons

    Layout of building made it difficult to get around quickly (clocking in on time but not being at department on time was common)

  8. "Good company - a bit behind the times"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Head of Logistics in London, England
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice people. Good salary and perks (33% discount). Professional business.

    Cons

    Head office (London) too many people in too small a space. IT equipment very basic. About to be taken over by Mike Ashley.

  9. "Salary"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Bristol, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    nice staff, good company to work for

    Cons

    hard to get shifts swapped

  10. "House of Fraser sales assistant"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at House of Fraser part-time

    Pros

    Sometimes you get to pick your days and hours if you are on 0 hour contract It’s an ideal part time job for students as it works around your schedule Lots of young people working here The breaks are good

    Cons

    Managers can be quiet rude Customers are not friendly If your doing an 8 hour shift be prepared for a lot of pain as it is a lot of standing

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