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House of Fraser Reviews

Updated 23 Jan 2020

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3.0
44%
Recommend to a Friend
47%
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House of Fraser CEO Alex Williamson  (no image)
Alex Williamson
99 Ratings
Pros
  • "Staff discount could be done manually not just with the instore staff credit card(in 46 reviews)

  • "20% off all concessions, good hourly rate(in 27 reviews)

Cons
  • "There is a lack of air conditioning on the shop floor making it very difficult to work in(in 30 reviews)

  • "awaiting clear direction of hof(in 29 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Great at the time"

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    Former Employee - Junior Merchandiser 

    I worked at House of Fraser full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    -Great B&M teams, approachable and experienced management team -Great work/life balance

    Cons

    -Progression was at times slow

    House of Fraser2020-01-23
  2. "Great Place to work"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Wolverhampton, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at House of Fraser part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - Learn a lot - Duties are varied so never get bored

    Cons

    Minimum wage low pay

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    House of Fraser2020-01-04
  3. "House of Fraser"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Guildford, England

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - collaborative -positive work environment - friendly atmosphere - double pay on holidays

    Cons

    - slightly monotonous work, but this is expected in retail as a sales assistant.

    House of Fraser2020-01-02
  4. "House Of Fraser"

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    Current Employee - Sales Advisor 

    I have been working at House of Fraser part-time

    Pros

    pretty good environment and work force

    Cons

    management was often lackluster and area's were not often staffed correctly

    House of Fraser2019-12-30
  5. "Don’t even bother"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Store discount is alright I think

    Cons

    Managers and everything else about the place is rubbish

    House of Fraser2020-01-04
  6. "amazing company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    they look after their staff

    Cons

    there is nothing i would complain about

    House of Fraser2019-12-18
  7. "Lauren"

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    Former Employee - Brand Specialist in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good hours, Good team once you get to know the veterans

    Cons

    Not enough support from management on the shop floor

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    House of Fraser2019-12-18
  8. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Brand Specialist 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at House of Fraser full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great staff discount ,Busy environment ,

    Cons

    Late shifts , staff facilities ,overwork

    House of Fraser2019-12-15
  9. "Poor management who do not understand why retail stores decline"

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    Former Employee - Part-time Sales Advisor in London, England
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Co-workers are kind and helpful Integrating more technology to retain

    Cons

    Salary- not as competitive as it should be Management- lack of empathy

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    House of Fraser2019-12-15
  10. "Fun working environment"

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    Former Employee - Sales Advisor in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at House of Fraser part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Different personalities made the job feel fun and worthwhile

    Cons

    Quite repetitive, pressure when it comes to targets.

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    House of Fraser2019-12-11
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