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John Lewis & Partners Employee Reviews about "environment to work"

Updated 16 Oct 2019

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  1. "Happy staff"

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    Current Employee - Night Shift Stock Replenishment in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at John Lewis & Partners part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good environment to work, nice people

    Cons

    Staff take advantage with the benefits

    John Lewis & Partners2019-10-06
  2. "Overall good company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Selling Assistant 

    I have been working at John Lewis & Partners part-time

    Pros

    The company bonus and friendly working environment

    Cons

    As with most retailers there are increasingly less staff

    Advice to Management

    Take on board suggestions for improvements from staff on the sales floor

    John Lewis & Partners2019-10-16
  3. "Amazing experience"

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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at John Lewis & Partners full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Worked with very friendly and kind people. The employee cafeteria served good food and was very affordable. Great working environment. Had two breaks during working hours.

    Cons

    Working full time meant working from opening times to closing times, depending on the rota.

    John Lewis & Partners2019-10-08
  4. "Temporary Sales Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Cheadle, North West England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at John Lewis & Partners full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice environment to work in Managers normally very helpful

    Cons

    The training offered isn’t very comprehensive.

    John Lewis & Partners2019-10-08
  5. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Account Manager in Cardiff, Wales

    I worked at John Lewis & Partners full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Supportive & professional managers . Discounted food on shift Share profit after 12 months employment Nice environment to work Progression possible

    Cons

    3 weekends out of 4 working

    Advice to Management

    Change working pattern - Elemis

    John Lewis & Partners2019-09-13
  6. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Consultant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at John Lewis & Partners part-time

    Pros

    Fair and friendly environment to work in

    Cons

    Busy and some managers have poor leadership skills

    Advice to Management

    Less favouritism

    John Lewis & Partners2019-06-29
  7. "Friendly Staff"

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    Former Freelancer - Sales Representative in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at John Lewis & Partners for more than a year

    Pros

    Employee friendly company, Good Staff and Working Environment is Excellent.

    Cons

    Every company has some good or bad members but that varies from individual to individual.

    Advice to Management

    All the best! Keep it up!

    John Lewis & Partners2019-06-27
  8. "Menswear Partner"

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    Former Employee - Menswear Partner 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at John Lewis & Partners full-time

    Pros

    Friendly working environment, good communication between manager and partners

    Cons

    Too many middle managers/ selling coaches making working uncomfortable

    John Lewis & Partners2019-06-13
  9. "Many positives, but inflexible with holiday."

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at John Lewis & Partners part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Annual bonus, pleasant working environment, strong community, fair pay.

    Cons

    Lack of holiday flexibility damages work/life balance.

    John Lewis & Partners2019-06-03
  10. "John Lewis"

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    Current Employee - Selling Assistant, EHT in Reading, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at John Lewis & Partners part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great working environment and perks

    Cons

    Training could be better re products

    John Lewis & Partners2019-05-07
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