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Primark Reviews

Updated 17 Jun 2019

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Found 2460 reviews

3.3
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61%
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78%
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Primark CEO Paul Marchant
Paul Marchant
741 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay and increases in wages after a period of time(in 149 reviews)

  • "Lots of overtime available, friendly working envrionment(in 102 reviews)

Cons
  • "No staff discount, only at Christmas(in 122 reviews)

  • "Also - no discount except from in December where you get 10% off at Christmas(in 121 reviews)

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  1. "Primark is a great company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Primark full-time

    Pros

    Great money and nice staff

    Cons

    Time off is hard to get

    Advice to Management

    Listen to staff

    Primark2018-05-17
  2. "Primark uxbridge"

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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Uxbridge, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Primark part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great pay, friendly workers, good long breaks, 10 discount at Christmas

    Cons

    overtime can be good depending what store

    Advice to Management

    give more overtime

    Primark2019-06-17
  3. "Very good"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Primark full-time

      Pros

      Good payment, good work environment

      Cons

      Understaffed, and is paid monthly

      Primark2019-06-13
    • "Goid"

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      Current Employee - Sales Associate in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Primark part-time

      Pros

      Good customer service from all members of staff

      Cons

      there was long queues downstairs

      Advice to Management

      More staff

      Primark2019-06-11
    • "Review"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Primark part-time

      Pros

      Good salary good friends

      Cons

      Unpredictable hours and overtime on shift

      Primark2019-06-07
    • "Great place to work"

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      Current Employee - Retail Assistant in Letterkenny
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

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

      Pros

      Great base pay and easy work. never understaffed. management were sound

      Cons

      dont think i noticed any in my time there

      Primark2019-06-06
    • Helpful (1)

      "Good first job."

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      Current Employee - Retail Sales Assistant in Killarney
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      Great pay and good hours.

      Cons

      Can get busy around Christmas

      Primark2019-06-02
    • "Retail Assistant"

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      Current Employee - Primark Retail Assistant in London, England
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      Good training, long breaks, loads of overtime, 8.50 an hour for everyone

      Cons

      Can be challenging and difficult to learn departments and where returns are located

      Primark2019-06-05
    • "Friendly place to work and develop retail skills"

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      Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Swansea, Wales
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

      I worked at Primark part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Friendly work environment, team spirit, never bored, always plenty to do

      Cons

      Can get repetitive, if you don't make friends you might find the working day very long and hard, customers can be quite hostile at times, the pay is quite low, it's hard to get a promotion if you work in a small store, low and infrequent staff discount

      Advice to Management

      Encourage a friendly atmosphere and promote people when they deserve it

      Primark2019-06-04
    • "Good plaxe"

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      Current Employee - Sales Assistant 

      I have been working at Primark part-time

      Pros

      Good place to work in Primark

      Cons

      Minimum wage Long hours at work

      Primark2019-06-03
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