Arnold Clark can be a brilliant place to work if you are the GM’s best mate, you get handed deals and can easily walk away with £50,000 a year. But if you’re not his best mate, be prepared to work long hours doing all the worst jobs, just to walk away with minimum wage at the end of the month.
It appears that all the crooks and Mis-sellers are well looked after, if you actually do your job properly and look after your customers the managers don’t want to know.
There is no work life balance and you often have to stay back later several nights a week.
You do get a company car, but when you actually work out the difference in your salary for having the car, you might as well buy your own car.
You can meet some really good people there, but they won’t be there long as the culture and management in the place is all wrong, so enjoy them whilst they last.
Give it a go and see for yourself, maybe then you’ll understand why the staff turn over rate is so high at 82%.
Long hours. Bad pay. Bad management.