Selfridges Overview

  • www.selfridges.com
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1909
  • Company - Private
  • Department, Clothing, & Shoe Shops
  • $1 to $2 billion (USD)

CompetitorsHarrods, John Lewis & Partners, Harvey Nichols
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The business was founded by American entrepreneur Harry Gordon Selfridge in 1909 and is widely regarded as the first and best example of a modern department store. In 2018, Selfridges has been recognised as the Best Department Store in the World for an unprecedented fourth ...
Mission: Our vision is to be the destination for the most extraordinary customer experience, and our people are central to achieving this. Team members across our business maintain our vision through the values we live day-to-day and the unique Selfridges spirit we bring to every project ...

Selfridges Reviews

3.9
74%
Recommend to a Friend
87%
Approve of CEO
Andrew Keith
Andrew Keith
38 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee

"Great company"

Aug 2, 2021 - Student in London, England, England

Pros

Diverse, forward thinking, great people

Cons

Lack of staff due to corona virus
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Diversity & Inclusion at Selfridges

3.9
(165 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

FOR EVERY SELF: MEET THE SELFRIDGES DIVERSITY BOARD

In July 2020, the 12 inaugural members of our Diversity Board were elected by 1600 of their fellow Selfridges team members with the aim of shaping a more inclusive, diverse and equitable business here at Selfridges – a pl

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Selfridges?

...Good company, a lot of diversity and inclusion....Read More

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Selfridges Interviews

Experience
Positive69%
Negative10%
Neutral21%
Getting an Interview
Applied online74%
In Person10%
Employee Referral5%
Difficulty
2.7
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  1. Personal Shopping Assistant Interview

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    Interview

    Applied online than received an email a few days later asking me to submit an online interview where I record myself answering some pre determined questions. I’m still waiting to hear back regarding their decision based on my application
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Company Updates

March 24, 2020
Today’s #mondaymotivation comes from our very own Nick, Nick works as a doorman in our Oxford Street Store. Thank you Nick for your positive words #TeamSelfridges 💛 Selfridges Spirit It won’t be too long before we say hello When we’re all together in the big yellow We’ll all be clapping hugging and a screaming It’s the day that we’ve all been dreaming With arms outstretched, loads of high fiving We’ll be dancing around twerking and jiving We’ll be ready and waiting for when the day comes Singing a dancing, I’ll bet there’ll be drums The doors I’ll swing open and customers will flock Let’s have a party and make those stores rock Let’s wait patiently and ride the wave Not too long to Surprise Amuse and Amaze
March 9, 2020
On International Women’s Day, we are proud to share the news that Anne Pitcher, Selfridges Group Managing Director, has been named as a finalist for The Bold Woman Award by Veuve Clicquot. These prestigious awards, which have been running since 1972, honour inspirational women with a track record of success. Anne has been shortlisted alongside Starling Bank founder, Anne Boden and Vaneles Diamonds founder, Vania Leles. Sian Westerman, a member of the judging panel, said: “This year’s nominees are some of the most determined and innovative women leading British business today. By boldly taking on challenges such as market turbulence and heavy industry competition, they are inspiring the next generation of female leaders to challenge convention and follow in their footsteps.” Best of luck to everyone, the winner will be announced at a ceremony in London in May. #TeamSelfridges
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Selfridges Awards & Accolades

  • Listed in the Sunday Times Top 25 Best Big Companies 2020Sunday Times2020
  • Named Best Retailer 2020Positive Luxury Awards2020

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Selfridges FAQ

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Does Selfridges have a pension plan?

...Nice customers, good benefits i.e pension and always something new happening around you...

December 2, 2020

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