Compare Boots vs Penguin Recruitment BETA

See how working at Boots vs. Penguin Recruitment 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 Boots vs. Penguin Recruitment. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
Boots company icon

Boots

Employee Ratings

  • Penguin Recruitment scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 3803 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 15 reviews)
Penguin Recruitment employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Penguin Recruitment employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.5
Penguin Recruitment employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.8
Penguin Recruitment employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.7
Penguin Recruitment employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Boots Ceo Sebastian James
69%
69%Sebastian James
CEO Approval
Penguin Recruitment Ceo Jim Richardson
86%
86%Jim Richardson
Penguin Recruitment employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Penguin Recruitment employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Penguin Recruitment employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 25% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Boots has 5,046 more total submitted salaries than Penguin Recruitment.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant133 Salaries
£8/hr
Pharmacy Advisor92 Salaries
£9/hr
Pharmacy Dispenser67 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
New Business Sales Executive3 Salaries
£22,310/yr
Senior Infrastructure Engineer2 Salaries
£35,138/yr
Team Manager1 Salaries
£32,455/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Boots.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Boots.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 342 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 225 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 147 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 79 reviews)
Featured Review
"Boots"11 May 2021

Current Employee - Customer Advisor

I have been working at Boots part-time

Pros

All colleagues are supportive and lovely. If you are eligible you can get the boots employee discount card which is amazing!

Cons

Long working hours.. But except that I dont find any cons yet. I think it is difficult to find the vacancy as people work for a long time here?

Current Employee - Recruitment Consultant

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

Pros

Fantastic place to work on a daily basis

Cons

Not any cons I can think of

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work

Job Postings