Burberry Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated 28 Aug 2020

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Burberry CEO Marco Gobbetti
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  • "Very progressive technologically and veeeery good Sample sales, exceptionally good(in 83 reviews)

  • "Free lunch, new work from home policy, and talented colleagues(in 79 reviews)

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  1. "Excellent company to work at"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Burberry full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good salary, perks, benefits, work life balance

    Cons

    Not applicable - enjoy working there

  2. Helpful (1)

    "Corrupt Management, Racist, Unprofessional, High Turnover"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Lead in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Burberry full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Medical and dental benefits, compensation wasn't terrible

    Cons

    Discrimination against physical appearance, racism is acceptable and displayed by management, human resources unhelpful to resolve poor management, excuse-driven gossip, poor accountability, aggressive micromanagement, doesn't acknowledge work/life balance. Slow to move up and pretends to exercise diversity to appear cultura. HIGH TURNOVER

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  3. "Sales Associate"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Burberry full-time

    Pros

    Great environment! Discount! Great benefits Room for growth

    Cons

    Lack of work life balance

  4. "Good company to work on retail"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Concessions Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Burberry full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    looking after employee, dynamic, structure and lot of learning

    Cons

    Work life balance and working hours

  5. Helpful (1)

    "Overall pleasant place to work"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Leeds, England

    I worked at Burberry for more than a year

    Pros

    Amazing office space, comfortable and bright. Colleagues friendly, nice perks and good work life balance.

    Cons

    Working hours not as flexible as expected.

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  6. "A great company in a worrying position"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - PR Manager in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Burberry full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great work life balance for corporate employees

    Cons

    New change in leadership has left a once strong marketing team in a rudderless nosedive

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  7. "Allocator"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hong Kong
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Burberry full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work-life balance. More female in management roles. Nice culture.

    Cons

    Promotion takes time if you are not in a team that the company values

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  8. "Amazing place"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service 

    I worked at Burberry full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The company invests in your development Good work-life balance

    Cons

    None, it is a great place

  9. Helpful (1)

    "Bad company culture"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Burberry full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - internationally recognised brand - fantastic training and on-going training - store manager is fantastic - great staff discount

    Cons

    - only work here if you would like a temporary job - company culture is terrible - bad salary package - hard to reach retail incentive - lack of career advancement - take advantage of you - very high school drama like- be very careful on who you talk to and step your toes with - long working hours with no empathy to work life balance - uncomfortable work uniform and shoes

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  10. Helpful (2)

    "Sales associate"

    2.0
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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Burberry part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good team High salary with commission Sample sale

    Cons

    Racism Poor management Work life balance is crap

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