Poundland Reviews

Updated 21 Sep 2020

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3.0
44%
Recommend to a Friend
67%
Approve of CEO
Poundland Managing Director Barry Williams
Barry Williams
64 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Low pay, long hours, last minute(in 23 reviews)

  • "Standing at tills four up to 10 hours(in 13 reviews)

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  1. "-"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Sales Associate 

    I have been working at Poundland part-time

    Pros

    Good team that helped a lot

    Cons

    Not enough staff so worked a lot

  2. "Bad Pay with Big Workload"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Sales Assistant in Norwich, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Poundland part-time

    Pros

    Busy Fast Experience Responsibilty Hours

    Cons

    Pay Workload Management Teamwork Customers

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  3. "Loved working here"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Store Assistant 

    I worked at Poundland part-time

    Pros

    Management were lovely Very accommodating as I was a student so needed flexible hours Overall good company to work for

    Cons

    4 weekly pay and money wasn’t the best

  4. "Bbbb"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Buyers Assistant in Willenhall, England

    I worked at Poundland full-time

    Pros

    Lovely people to work with

    Cons

    No maternity scheme in place

  5. "Poor upper management"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Supervisor in Nottingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Poundland full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Hours Great team members Value customer service

    Cons

    Bad upper management. Spoke to everyone like crap. Drama

  6. "Amazing company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Supervisor in South Shields, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Poundland full-time

    Pros

    Friendly well organised flexible hours

    Cons

    Don’t have any cons from me

  7. "Standard"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Sales Advisor in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Poundland part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Reasonable working hours Shifts are flexible

    Cons

    Not amazing pay Not many workers on most shifts

  8. "Good place to work"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Nottingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Discounts, Good training, Ways to progress.

    Cons

    Early starts from 6am can be rough.

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  9. "I loved it"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Poundland part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Can easily move up the ladder. I liked the work I dod. Everyday was different.

    Cons

    Hard work doing deliveries and not enough pay or time.

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  10. "Yes"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant 

    I worked at Poundland full-time

    Pros

    Very Good Stuff Lads Let's Go

    Cons

    Small ball energy unfortunately guys

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