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4.0
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Hardest part of the job
The hardest part of the job is that if you have OCD it’s harder for you to face up because they keep falling down so you have to keep picking them up and start again.
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2 April 2020
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2.0
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too much work expected
not the business as advertised. too much expected from the management team. no balance between personal and work life. expected to answer calls and sort out problems whilst on annual leave. lack of appreciation. higher management lack people skills.
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19 March 2020
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5.0
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Loved it
I absolutely loved this job would recommend to anyone young and struggling with confidence problems. The work and people around you are absolute treasures
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19 March 2020
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3.0
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boring
I found it boring as i never went on the till and did the same thing day in day out. I only had 15 mins for lunch and the hygine there was terrible and no gd
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19 March 2020
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1.0
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good staff
work life balance is poor

whether you have an enjoyable experience at Savers depends on the people you work with in your store. Staff that you work with make your job better.
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19 March 2020
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2.0
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Not bad
It was ok to start with but then it got worse as time went on.people who cant be bothed to work hard they get treated better then the hard working people.and the benefits you get told about when you have at the interview are only for the managers.
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19 March 2020
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4.0
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Great store
It a good place to start you career it Gives you till experience and improves on anyone of your social skill and every one the is lovely to work with.
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19 March 2020
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3.0
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Good start to employment
I worked part time at savers covering mostly morning shifts. The initial interview was a little informal which put me at ease. Although I didn't work for this company for long, the team I worked with seemed like very nice people and the job itself was not very stressful. I think this type of job is great to do as a part time role especially for students. You get to truly learn to appreciate how it is to work in customer service which can help with future employment opportunities.
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19 March 2020
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4.0
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Savers
I enjoyed the job and colleagues . Lots of regular customers which I liked to interact with. Working hours I didn't like, a lot of evenings and weekends.
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19 March 2020
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2.0
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Store Manager
Decent salary for a small box retailer.
Upper management are pleasant.

Great products and prices.


Horrendous work life balance. The worst I've ever experienced.
Mainly caused by out of date processes. It's like being in 1999 not 2019!


In summary, if you love a challenge and hate being at home, this is the job for you.
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3 March 2020
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5.0
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Excellent company to work for
Fast pace working environment.
Progression within the company

Competitive prices

Training and development

Company expansion

Discount and benefits

Sick pay
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19 March 2020
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3.0
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Very physically and demanding work, being organised was key to this role, making sure that the right people were in place to carry out duties
On delivery days a 6am start finishing at 3pm with a 15 minute morning break and 45 minutes lunch 3 times a week.
The team that I worked during my time with savers we managed to in our weekly gross by 26% in the year and continued growing profits for 3 years more.
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3 March 2020
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1.0
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Boring
very boring and slowpaced . did not give a break which we were promised and made to do work without any guidance or training .do not apply for work here.
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boring
Cons
boring
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3 March 2020
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5.0
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Awesome place to work
It's a great place to work. No wonder Savers have been voted 4th best big company to work for. Really proud to be working for Savers and I feel that I am part of a family with great colleagues and customers.
Pros
flexibility, friendliness, great managers, openness, family feeling
Cons
struggle to find any
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3 March 2020
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5.0
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Fab place to work
Love working at Savers, Happy Days :) Happy teams
Growing company with lots of opportunities to progress if that's what you are looking for. Fab company values
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3 March 2020
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4.0
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Good place to work
a great place to work with a newly refurbished head office. Development opportunities and support are available. Fast paced environment with good benefits
Pros
Fun, busy environment
Cons
Work life balance
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3 March 2020
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5.0
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Best place I've worked...
Out of all of the retailers I've worked for, Savers out does it by far. You can be yourself and, with some hard work, achieve a lot. The day flies by and everyday is fun. The people are what make Savers great.
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3 March 2020
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4.0
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Dynamic, friendly place to work
From the top down, the company is a fast moving, flexible business where you can really make an impact.

Days fly by and the people go out of their way to support you.
Pros
Freedom to influence company decisions with easy access to the senior management
Cons
The hours can be long but you get out what you put in
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3 March 2020
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4.0
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A great team all pulling in the same direction
At Savers we work very hard and are rewarded for doing so. It's great to be part of a business where everyone is pulling in the same direction, lead by an approachable management team.
Work days are varied and there are opportunities to be scientific and creative in equal measure.
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3 March 2020
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3.0
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hard work-manager calls it'Slavers'
Am behind the till for the duration of my shift-if I'm in for 4hrs-thats 4hrs on the till-no break-fill up shelves/perfumes behind till area/sweets & drinks-no breaks,but am aloud bottle of drink behind till-exhausting work& that doesn't include being in at 6a.m.for delivery twice aweek!
Savers sell good quality products at low prices,so no discount for staff-no perks that I'm aware of-as soon as you start shift,it's all systems go-takes months to get to know work colleagues on any level-behind the till is lonely &hard work!
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3 March 2020
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1.0
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Extremely hard
Never had any problems with management, biggest issue is with division of labour. Very fast paced environment with lots of paperwork, weekly auditing, daily conference calls.

I understand payroll does not grow on trees, however the stores that are busy really need more staff on the tills at all hours of the day.


Nice people to work with, although the company I think has the wrong impression of the demands on it, it is very stressful.


Work / Life balance is not possible here.
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3 March 2020
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