Boots Reviews

Updated Jan 25, 2022

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3.5
60%
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71%
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Boots Senior Vice President and Managing Director Sebastian James
Sebastian James
711 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay good management nice colleagues(in 456 reviews)

  • "i would say staff discount for sure(in 287 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours sometimes with very short breaks(in 210 reviews)

  • "Nothing is negative about Boots(in 204 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year
      Featured Review

      Fun and Friendly

      Oct 21, 2021 - Cashier in Bexhill-on-Sea, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great place to work, everyone here was friendly

      Cons

      working as a cashier is never super exiting, can get busy at Christmas

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good

      Jan 19, 2022 - Sales Associate in Aberdeen, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Team were very nice to me

      Cons

      Pay and culture were fine

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Retail

      Jan 25, 2022 - Customer Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good Discount and wages Good atmosphere at work

      Cons

      Changing environment and long hrs

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Easy to work for

      Jan 25, 2022 - Pharmacy Dispenser in Aberdeen, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Procedures are thorough and superintendent pharmacist good

      Cons

      Weird relationship with wholesalers that renders tariff prices pointless to follow

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Pharmaceutical buyer

      Jan 21, 2022 - Buyer in Weybridge, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Depending on job role and line management, can lead to long-term opportunities.

      Cons

      Very demanding at times and sometimes no recognition. Micromanagement again depends on line management. Career progression bias.

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Work life balance

      Jan 21, 2022 - Store Manager in Exeter, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Excellent training and support available.

      Cons

      Long working hours and high levels of responsibility.

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good experience

      Jan 21, 2022 - Sales Associate in Stoke-on-Trent, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice people and working environment

      Cons

      I have no complaints really

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Boots

      Jan 19, 2022 - Custoner Service Representative 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good salary and colleagues were friendly

      Cons

      Long shifts on shop floor

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great

      Jan 18, 2022 - Trainee Pharmacy Advisor (Dispenser) in Middlesbrough, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Organized structure and working systems

      Cons

      Short staffed and increased workload

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work

      Jan 18, 2022 - Business Analyst in Nottingham, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great people and opportunities and perks

      Cons

      Senior management / organisation change

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