Compare Marks & Spencer vs Harrods BETA

See how working at Marks & Spencer 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 Marks & Spencer vs. Harrods. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Marks & Spencer

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Harrods

Employee Ratings

  • Marks & Spencer scored higher in 4 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Harrods scored higher in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 4477 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 984 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Marks & Spencer Ceo Steve Rowe
80%
80%Steve Rowe
CEO Approval
Harrods Ceo Michael Ward
80%
80%Michael Ward
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Harrods employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Marks & Spencer has 4,584 more total submitted salaries than Harrods.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant1254 Salaries
£9/hr
Sales Assistant245 Salaries
£9/hr
Store Manager92 Salaries
£32,733/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Loyalty Advisor33 Salaries
£24,066/yr
Sales Associate127 Salaries
£22,161/yr
Retail Sales Associate12 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • Marks & Spencer had 329 more reviews than Harrods that mentioned "Staff discount" as a Pro.
  • Marks & Spencer had 93 more reviews than Harrods that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 441 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 440 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 112 reviews)
"Good discount"(in 54 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 147 reviews)
"M amp s"(in 122 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 54 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 26 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good employers"22 Apr 2021

Current Employee - Customer Assistant

I have been working at Marks & Spencer part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Good management, straightforward work with good people.

Cons

No cons to be considered

Current Employee - Human Resources Administrative

I have been working at Harrods full-time

Pros

Unbeatable atmosphere good discount career opportunities

Cons

Micro management, very corporate could be more relaxed

Job Postings

Marks & Spencer has 271 more recently posted open jobs than Harrods.