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Burberry Reviews

Updated 24 Jan 2020

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3.3
53%
Recommend to a Friend
76%
Approve of CEO
Burberry CEO Marco Gobbetti
Marco Gobbetti
120 Ratings
Pros
  • "Free fruit and sample sales are nice perks(in 77 reviews)

  • "Free lunch & free fruit everyday(in 74 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours (although compensated with one hour lunch(in 32 reviews)

  • "long working hours with no empathy to work life balance(in 29 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Amazing company to work with."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior APP Officer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Burberry full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Amazing brand culture and values, excellent benefits and rewards.

    Cons

    Not enough training and opportunities for progression.

    Burberry2019-12-30
  2. "Great"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Current Employee - Product Development in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Burberry full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people, values and forward thinking

    Cons

    Not much room for movement within one team

    Burberry2020-01-22
  3. "Great Culture"

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    Former Employee - Analyst in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Burberry full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    An organisation with a great culture. Surely a good place for retirement.

    Cons

    Lack of training and personal development. HIgh Turn around

    Advice to Management

    Invest in your people and the team

    Burberry2020-01-07
  4. "Responsible Employer"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Department Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Burberry full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Benefits, holidays, bonus, stable company, sufficient training and skills development

    Cons

    Too much politics, nepotism, overhired head office, racist senior managers in flagship store

    Advice to Management

    Learn about management and be more professional. Personal preferences has nothing in common with the business. Stop creating conflict of interests

    Burberry2019-12-09
  5. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Burberry full-time

    Pros

    Lots of great people, good staff discount

    Cons

    Long hours, can be boring

    Burberry2019-12-20
  6. "Nice place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Customer Service 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Burberry part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Very good benefits and pay.

    Cons

    Management can be disorganised sometimes.

    Burberry2019-11-28
  7. "Positive experience"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Burberry full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great training and on-boarding, wonderful team, good benefits. Overall very positive experience.

    Cons

    Cannot think of any cons

    Burberry2019-11-26
  8. "Good company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Burberry part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good company, good benefits (40/50% discount), sample sales, colleauges aren't too bad

    Cons

    High targets, management expect alot of you even though part time staff can't access client book and work apps from home, late finishes during busy sale periods

    Burberry2019-11-26
  9. "Great benefits"

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    Former Employee - Online Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Burberry full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Burberry have amazing benefits

    Cons

    Not clear career paths

    Burberry2019-11-20
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great company to work for, lack of diversity."

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    Current Employee - Visual Merchandising Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Burberry full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good benefits, good culture, good wage.

    Cons

    Lack of diversity in BAME people at senior levels and lack of women at senior level.

    Burberry2019-11-12
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