Compare Harrods vs John Lewis & Partners BETA

See how working at Harrods vs. John Lewis & Partners 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 Harrods vs. John Lewis & Partners. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Harrods

Employee Ratings

  • Harrods scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Positive Business Outlook.
  • John Lewis & Partners scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 741 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1595 reviews)
John Lewis & Partners employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
John Lewis & Partners employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.7
John Lewis & Partners employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.9
John Lewis & Partners employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Harrods Ceo Michael Ward
88%
88%Michael Ward
CEO Approval
John Lewis & Partners Ceo Sharon White
99%
99%Sharon White
John Lewis & Partners employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
John Lewis & Partners employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Harrods employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than John Lewis & Partners employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

John Lewis & Partners has 1,025 more total submitted salaries than Harrods.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate43 Salaries
£21,929/yr
Buyers Clerk11 Salaries
£22,061/yr
Assistant Manager15 Salaries
£28,330/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant138 Salaries
£8/hr
Selling Assistant85 Salaries
£8/hr
Section Manager28 Salaries
£13/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Harrods.
  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at John Lewis & Partners.
  • John Lewis & Partners had 29 more reviews than Harrods that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 97 reviews)
"Good discount"(in 47 reviews)
Pros
"Working environment"(in 84 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 83 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 45 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 22 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 74 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 31 reviews)
Featured Review

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.

Current Employee - Caterer

I have been working at John Lewis & Partners part-time

Pros

We have a partnership discount scheme

Cons

The atmosphere can be a bit cliche

Job Postings

Harrods has 54 more recently posted open jobs than John Lewis & Partners.