Compare BBC vs Harrods BETA

See how working at BBC vs. Harrods compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at BBC vs. Harrods. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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BBC

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Harrods

Employee Ratings

  • BBC scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Harrods scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 964 reviews)
BBC employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 737 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
BBC employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Harrods employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than BBC employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
BBC employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
BBC employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BBC Ceo Tony Hall
83%
83%Tony Hall
CEO Approval
Harrods Ceo Michael Ward
89%
89%Michael Ward
Harrods employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than BBC employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
BBC employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Positive Business Outlook
54%

Salaries

BBC has 660 more total submitted salaries than Harrods.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Broadcast Journalist39 Salaries
£37,318/yr
Business Analyst15 Salaries
£40,037/yr
Project Manager21 Salaries
£45,859/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Copywriter4 Salaries
£24,385/yr
Assistant Manager15 Salaries
£28,330/yr
IP Project Manager3 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at BBC.
  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Harrods.
  • "Career progression" was the most mentioned Con at BBC.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Harrods.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 83 reviews)
"Great people"(in 60 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 97 reviews)
"Good discount"(in 47 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Career progression"(in 36 reviews)
"Red tape"(in 32 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 45 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 22 reviews)
Featured Review
"Amazing"6 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Talent Manager

I have been working at BBC part-time

Pros

Great people and culture - fantastic place to work

Cons

Red tape can stifle creativity

Current Employee - Pastry Sous Chef

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

Pros

- Pretty amazing team, well supported by management - Many opportunities for people who take initiative - Great benefits and discount - Good staff cafeteria - Great comms from management - Weekly... Bulletin

Cons

Quite large company, that you can feel lost in, but having a great team / department makes up for this.

Job Postings

Harrods has 19 more recently posted open jobs than BBC.