JD Williams Reviews

Updated Jul 4, 2021

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2.4
41%
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JD Williams CEO Angela Spindler
Angela Spindler
25 Ratings
Pros
  • "was a great place to work and people were fantastic, loved it(in 4 reviews)

  • "Great people , great facilities good fun(in 4 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "New CEO and management team completely out of their depth and destroying what was once a great company(in 3 reviews)

  • "hours managers(in 2 reviews)

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    1. 1.0
      Former Employee

      JD

      Jul 4, 2021 - Warehouse Operative in Rochdale, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay throughout years working here

      Cons

      Not treated very well throughout my time working here

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    2. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Salary always on time

      May 21, 2021 - Warehouse Operative 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Salary is always on time

      Cons

      Very hard work, it was far away from my home

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Graduate job

      Apr 10, 2021 - Merchandising Administrative Assistant in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice team of people, friendly environment and potential for EOY bonus'.

      Cons

      Minimal training which was difficult to learn over teams, very low pay and work hours can massively exceed contracted hours.

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      need alot of changes that are pro agents and not just cutomer

      Mar 22, 2021 - Inbound Sales Advisor in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      location easy to get to via trains, metro or bus

      Cons

      wages not the same when compared to other call centre, management culture is toxic, higher management culture is even more toxic and only care about targets and there own commission

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    5. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Avoid

      Mar 4, 2021 - Sales Assistant in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      None, it was a nightmare

      Cons

      Avoid at all costs it's not worth it

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    6. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Bullying appalling leadership

      Mar 1, 2021 - Financial Services Representative in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Some great people at advisor level

      Cons

      Bullying senior management don’t care about people

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Great Workplace

      Dec 19, 2020 - Assistant Merchandiser 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Hardworking and helpful colleagues Real progression opportunities Hands-on experience

      Cons

      Late working hours Managers not always helpful

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    8. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Hope you have patience.

      Nov 23, 2020 - Buyer in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Staff discount. Early finish on Fridays.

      Cons

      Progression is practically non-existent. Expect to wait years until they have a cull before opening up any positions. Even then, promotion is based allegiances, on not talent.

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Designer

      Sep 16, 2020 - Graphic Designer in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      People location opportunity to move teams

      Cons

      Long hours no progression no fun

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Jd williams

      Jan 24, 2020 - Picker/Packer in Shaw, North West England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good Shift 6-2 4-12 A lot of time for family and friends

      Cons

      Pay rate can be more good

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