JD Sports Fashion Reviews

Updated 8 Jul 2020

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2.9
42%
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53%
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JD Sports Fashion Chairman Peter Cowgill
Peter Cowgill
285 Ratings
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  • "You work extremely long hours with a colossal workload and you get paid the absolute minimum(in 64 reviews)

  • "Poor pay, only just above minimum wage(in 42 reviews)

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  1. "good"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at JD Sports Fashion full-time

    Pros

    management were always very helpful

    Cons

    crazy expectations of keeping the store tidy for people that literally go there to mess everything up with 1 touch

  2. "Supervisor"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Supervisor in Glasgow, Scotland

    I have been working at JD Sports Fashion part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Discount agent wjejene. Widths an wow ir. Downer.

    Cons

    Bad shiftskwkwrh owner t owner now wor.

  3. "Nice place to work for first job"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Shop Assistant in Great Yarmouth, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at JD Sports Fashion part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice management, good discount and friendly customers

    Cons

    low wages, monotonous and regular shoplifting

  4. "Good place to get started"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Senior Content Executive in Manchester, England

    I worked at JD Sports Fashion full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great place to begin any career

    Cons

    Hit the ceiling fast no room for progression

  5. "Chilled and laid back"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at JD Sports Fashion part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Generally chilled place to work, depending on store location and time of year of course it’s not stressful and majority of staff are young so that’s a good and bad thing

    Cons

    Wage is only something to write home about once you get to assistant manager and get bonuses

  6. "Bad Staff Treatment"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Sheffield, England
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at JD Sports Fashion full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Make lots of friends, good camaraderie

    Cons

    Poor management of staff and store

  7. "Good company with great opportunities to learn"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Social Media Executive 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at JD Sports Fashion full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - Good team structure - Fast paced environment where you learn a lot - Good management - They invest in their employees: there are plenty of training opportunities and they encourage your development

    Cons

    - You don’t get paid overtime however it is often required

  8. "Decent Part time"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at JD Sports Fashion part-time

    Pros

    Lots of hours to give away

    Cons

    Wages were poor even at 16

  9. "bad"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Newbury, England

    I worked at JD Sports Fashion part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good shifts make friends discount

    Cons

    long hours bad management the

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  10. "Amazing"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant 

    I have been working at JD Sports Fashion full-time

    Pros

    It was a brilliant experience.

    Cons

    I struggled to fit in.

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