Compare Smiths News vs Dixons Carphone BETA

See how working at Smiths News vs. Dixons Carphone 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 Smiths News vs. Dixons Carphone. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Smiths News

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Dixons Carphone

Employee Ratings

  • Smiths News scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Dixons Carphone scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 39 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 2137 reviews)
Dixons Carphone employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Smiths News employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.0
Career Opportunities
2.9
Dixons Carphone employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than Smiths News employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Dixons Carphone employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Smiths News employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
3.1
Dixons Carphone employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Smiths News employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.6
Culture & Values
3.0
Dixons Carphone employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Smiths News employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Smiths News Ceo Jonathan Bunting
82%
82%Jonathan Bunting
Smiths News employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than Dixons Carphone employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Dixons Carphone Ceo Alex Baldock
64%
64%Alex Baldock
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
39%
% Recommend to a friend
54%
Dixons Carphone employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than Smiths News employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
26%
Positive Business Outlook
33%
Dixons Carphone employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Smiths News employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Dixons Carphone has 2,067 more total submitted salaries than Smiths News.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Assistant1 Salaries
£11,388/yr
Territory Manager2 Salaries
£24,377/yr
Distribution Manager1 Salaries
£55,927/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Consultant169 Salaries
£8/hr
Branch Manager61 Salaries
£25,494/yr
Assistant Category Manager14 Salaries
£25,281/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Dixons Carphone.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Dixons Carphone.
Pros
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Pros
"Great people"(in 96 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 83 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 82 reviews)
"Carphone"(in 70 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Accounts Payable Clerk

I have been working at Smiths News full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Friendly, flexible great company to work in

Cons

FSSC Office closing in Bradford

Former Employee - Software Engineer

I worked at Dixons Carphone full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Good environment to work with and good people around

Cons

No Benefits in place which is a downer

Job Postings

Dixons Carphone has 47 more recently posted open jobs than Smiths News.