Macy's Visual Merchandiser Reviews

Updated 11 Jul 2020

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3.0
14%
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Macy's CEO Jeff Gennette
Jeff Gennette
16 Ratings
  1. "Always trying to cut hours"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Visual Merchandiser in Las Vegas, NV
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good hours, good benefits, ability to use creativity

    Cons

    Company is losing money, always a risk of closure

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  2. "Great perks - No creativity"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Vice President Visual Merchandising in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great perks working in a VP role.

    Cons

    No creativity working in the creative department.

  3. "Physical work for little pay"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Visual Merchandiser in Orlando, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Macy's full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Gratis, every day was different

    Cons

    Customers ruining displays after assembling them, very physical work without proper equipment sometimes

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  4. "Back breaking work, little return"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Visual Merchandiser 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Macy's full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Sometimes doing visual could be enjoyable. But very rarely.

    Cons

    Back of house is dirty, management doesn’t care about you, coworkers are rude, hours are terrible

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  5. "Creative"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Visual Merchandiser 

    I have been working at Macy's full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Consistent weekly pay and hours

    Cons

    environment, management and creative freedom,

  6. "Pretty stressful at times, but benefits are fine."

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Visual Merchandising Manager in Concord, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Macy's full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    No drug tests. Decent benefits. Steady hours.

    Cons

    Stressful environment. Filled with people who think they know what's going on but they dont. Lot of lazy workers.

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  7. "Sneaky company"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Visual Merchandiser 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Macy's full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible schedule and there are health benefits, but the options aren’t great.

    Cons

    Full time isn’t necessarily 40 hours, so you’re not getting paid as much as you think you will be.

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  8. "Great experience"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Visual Merchandiser in Toledo, OH
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Fun team environment company provides open door policy

    Cons

    Early hours and holidays hours

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  9. "good place to work just not really my style!"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Visual Merchandiser in Louisville, KY

    I worked at Macy's full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good pay set schedule nice people

    Cons

    felt like i was never appreciated as much as i should have been

  10. "It was interesting."

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Visual Merchandiser in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Macy's part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great for part-time high school students.

    Cons

    hours are not much to work with.

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