Compare The Body Shop vs River Island Clothing BETA

See how working at The Body Shop vs. River Island Clothing 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 The Body Shop vs. River Island Clothing. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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The Body Shop

Employee Ratings

  • The Body Shop scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • River Island Clothing scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1185 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 530 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
The Body Shop employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than River Island Clothing employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
The Body Shop Ceo David Boynton
84%
84%David Boynton
The Body Shop employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than River Island Clothing employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
River Island Clothing Ceo Will Kernan
78%
78%Will Kernan
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
The Body Shop employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than River Island Clothing employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
The Body Shop employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than River Island Clothing employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
34%

Salaries

River Island Clothing has 625 more total submitted salaries than The Body Shop.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate14 Salaries
£8/hr
Customer Consultant44 Salaries
£8/hr
Store Manager21 Salaries
£23,916/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant137 Salaries
£7/hr
Customer Sales Assistant10 Salaries
£7/hr
Store Manager29 Salaries
£30,645/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great products" was the most mentioned Pro at The Body Shop.
  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at River Island Clothing.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at The Body Shop.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at River Island Clothing.
Pros
Pros
"Great products"(in 98 reviews)
"Free products"(in 84 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 138 reviews)
"Uniform allowance"(in 130 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 51 reviews)
"Part time"(in 38 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 56 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 48 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - CC/TL

I have been working at The Body Shop part-time

Pros

very generous with free products, really great company values, have been fortunate to meet some amazing people and worked in great teams.

Cons

little opportunity to progress because of size of stores

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at River Island Clothing full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great team to work with

Cons

Hard work during holiday times

Job Postings

The Body Shop has 95 more recently posted open jobs than River Island Clothing.