Compare Focus (DIY) vs The Range BETA

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Focus (DIY)

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The Range

Employee Ratings

  • Focus (DIY) scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 6 reviews)
Focus (DIY) employees rated their Overall Rating 1.3 higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.2
(based on 315 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Focus (DIY) employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.5 higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Focus (DIY) employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
1.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Focus (DIY) employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.4
Focus (DIY) employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
1.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Focus (DIY) employees rated their Culture & Values 1.2 higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
1.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Focus (DIY) Ceo Bill Grimsey
0%
N/ABill Grimsey
CEO Approval
The Range Ceo Chris Dawson
16%
16%Chris Dawson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
N/A
% Recommend to a friend
20%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
N/A
Positive Business Outlook
18%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Focus (DIY) salaries averaged £10,087 higher than The Range.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant1 Salaries
£9/hr
Supervisor1 Salaries
£30,266/yr
Customer Assistant2 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant21 Salaries
£6/hr
Supervisor11 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Assistant5 Salaries
£6/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at The Range.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at The Range.
Pros
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 19 reviews)
"Friendly staff"(in 16 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 31 reviews)
"No training"(in 21 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Sfm

I worked at Focus (DIY) full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Enjoyed products nice place to work good managemnet team and structure staff tested well friendly team in every store I went in

Cons

Really short staffed at the end expected too much made the shops too big too much stuff in there .

Advice to Management

Dont sell half the company take all the cash and let it crumble, we lost our livelihoods

"Best career"15 Nov 2020

Former Employee - Customer Service Assistant

I worked at The Range part-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Hard working and very happy

Cons

Long hours not appreciated by others

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