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Primark Overview

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Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
10000+ employees
1969
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Unknown
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
New Look, Zara, H&M
Bringing you amazing fashion at amazing prices, Primark is fashion for the people. With over 300 stores across UK, Europe, and now the USA, we are a leading value retailer - we employ over 60,000 people around the world and serve 1.4 million shoppers every day. We need talented ... Read more

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Primark Reviews

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Nottingham, England
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Nottingham, England
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Primark (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Mon to Fri working
    Nice people
    Easy work
    Staff discount at Xmas

    Cons

    Hot in summer
    Not many staff nights out

    Advice to Management

    Organise more nights out

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Primark Photos

Primark photo of: Edinburgh store
Primark photo of: In-store morning briefing
Primark photo of: Our welcoming staff
Primark photo of: Customer Service with a smile
Primark photo of: A friendly working environment
Primark photo of: Tills (aka Registers)
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Primark Interviews

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    Visual Merchandiser Interview

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    No Offer
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    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Primark in November 2014.

    Interview

    I applied online with CV and covering letter. Got a call in about a month to set the interview date. It lasted about 4 hours , 3 VM tasks and face to face interview.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work for us, give examples of a difficult situation and what did you do to help (quite general), how do you keep up with trends .   Answer Question
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Primark Awards & Accolades

  • Own Brand Range/Product of the Year- P.S. Beauty, Retail Week Awards, 2015
  • Growth Initiative of the Year- New Markets Expansion, Retail Week Awards, 2015
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