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Harrods Overview

London, England
1001 to 5000 employees
1834
Company - Private
Department, Clothing, & Shoe Shops
£500 million to £1 billion (GBP) per year
Selfridges, Harvey Nichols, London Luxury
As many lives, generations, cultures and stories pass through our doors, our mission remains unchanged: to service the needs and aspirations of our customers, to create new stories and bring moments of delight.

Our people are our strength - their unique ... Read more

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2018 (#23), 2017 (#29), 2015 (#12)

Top CEOs: 2018 (#34), 2017 (#25)

Best Places to Interview: 2017 (#44)

Harrods Reviews

  • "Fantastic place to work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in London, England
    Current Employee - Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Harrods full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Progression is supported, we work as one and see results.

    Cons

    Department store politics, having to speak to so many different people to action some change.

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Harrods Photos

Harrods photo of: "We are delighted to be named as the top ranking retailer in Glassdoor’s list of the UK’s Best Places to Work 2017" - Managing Director, Michael Ward
Harrods photo of: Having started as a small tea shop over 150 years ago, Harrods today stands as a six floor emporium selling the finest luxury goods in food, home, beauty and fashion.
Harrods photo of: HR Director Sarah Andrews speaking at the Your Voice Summit
Harrods photo of: Managing Director Michael Ward holding a Q&A with employees from across the business.
Harrods photo of: Our iconic Greenmen are always so welcoming!
Harrods photo of: The Learning and Development Secondees after completing their final presentation
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Harrods Interviews

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  1. Helpful (9)  

    Assistant Managing Editor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Hammersmith, England
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Harrods (Hammersmith, England) in July 2017.

    Interview

    I applied online for this role after seeing it advertised. I received a call from an HR Specialist regarding an interview a week later. Great interview, thorough in their search for talent yet inviting in the interview. About 2 weeks later was invited back for a second interview. The day after the second interview I was offered the role within the team.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe in more detail what you did in your previous position?
      Do you feel that you have any skill gaps in your CV in relation to the role?   Answer Question
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Harrods Awards & Accolades

  • Britains Top Employers, CRF Institute, 2012
  • Best Company to Work For, Best Companies Group, 2012
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