JD Sports Fashion Employee Reviews about "staff discount"

Updated 27 Aug 2020

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  1. "good company"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Burnley, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    flexible hours, staff discount, easy for students

    Cons

    working over christmas and new years

  2. "good company to work for"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Preston, North West England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    staff discount, friendly staff and atmosphere

    Cons

    during Christmas time hours can be unsociable


  3. "Senior management in offices have no respect for staff working in shop."

    1.0
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Staff discount is 15% which is good.

    Cons

    No respect from management. Far too high expectations. Unrealistic targets.

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  4. "Administration"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Administration in Glasgow, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at JD Sports Fashion full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    25% staff discount, lovely colleagues, easy tasks issued

    Cons

    poor management, no work-life balance, long working hours, no recognition

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  5. "Review"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant 

    I have been working at JD Sports Fashion full-time

    Pros

    Everyone is friendly, we 1 hour break and staff discount

    Cons

    Too much work to do not getting reasonable pay

  6. "Poor Pay"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at JD Sports Fashion part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Staff Discount Usually some scope for flexible working (rota)

    Cons

    Terrible hourly rate Generally not a great working environment to be a part of.

  7. "Over line"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Weekly pay Nice staff 25% staff discount incl. sale

    Cons

    Can be under payed often Never enough staff Customers can be horrible

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  8. "Great place to word"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Retail Assistant in Cwmbran, Wales
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great staff discount And costumer serves

    Cons

    The wage isn’t very good Here

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  9. "Great for a short time"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Staff discount, dinamic environment, people you meet, confortable uniform.

    Cons

    Sales terms can be very stressful specially Christmas, the pressure about targets coming from head office, dealing with customers complains, full shift at the till, salary when you promote, cleanliness of the shop floor.

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Waste of time, no development"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Manager in Wales, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Staff Discount was okay, but limited

    Cons

    Poor Salary - Even worse for staff members No support when asked for New to business and left to figure things out without guidance Staff were supportive but budget to recruit was awful Completely avoid the company if you have been a manager previously, no progression

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