Dorothy Perkins Reviews

Updated 12 Jan 2021

To filter reviews, or .
3.6
72%
Recommend to a Friend
83%
Approve of CEO
Dorothy Perkins Chief Executive Ian Grabiner
Ian Grabiner
17 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "long hours sometimes without pay(in 8 reviews)

  • "Nothing - excellent part time job(in 4 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.
  1. "great"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Team Leader in Chester, England

    I worked at Dorothy Perkins full-time

    Pros

    fab people and great company

    Cons

    no cons, it was fab

  2. "Good but bad pay"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Witney, England

    I worked at Dorothy Perkins part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The people and the uniform discount

    Cons

    The pay Constant kpi pushing Mean customers


  3. "Mediocre"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Assistant in Wolverhampton, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dorothy Perkins part-time

    Pros

    Great team of staff, most people got on very well. Worked around my studies but that was staff not company

    Cons

    Company didn’t treat us very well with going into administration

  4. "Good jpn"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Dorothy Perkins part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice team to work for

    Cons

    Long hours can get tiring

    Continue reading
  5. "Pros and Cons"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Cusomer Service 

    I worked at Dorothy Perkins part-time

    Pros

    friendly and nice environment to work in

    Cons

    Sometimes too KPI orientated, meaning you feel demotivated if you are unable to achieve your target

  6. "DP review"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Dorothy Perkins part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Working with great people, the staff discounts and variety of customers

    Cons

    Management not always consistent or fair

    Continue reading
  7. "Great company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant 

    I worked at Dorothy Perkins full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great team and good atmosphere

    Cons

    Long hours and a lot of heavy lifting

  8. "Poor salary and progression"

    1.0
    Former Employee - MAA in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Dorothy Perkins full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    almost no pressure from management, no expectation to work late

    Cons

    awful salary, zero chance of progression

    Continue reading
  9. "Rubbish company to work for."

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Windsor, South East England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Dorothy Perkins full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    3items discounted of clothing to be worn as unirform

    Cons

    Rubbish pay Not recognised for covering sick. Always staying behind. Made to bleach floors. Cleaning like a maid. Contract went from full time to part time and still worked full time hours so that my holiday pay gets reduced!

    Continue reading
  10. "Dorothy Perkins"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Glasgow, Scotland

    I worked at Dorothy Perkins part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good breaks, Decent Pay, Nice Staff

    Cons

    Lots of overtime i felt i couldn't say no to

Viewing 1 - 10 of 119 English Reviews