Primark Reviews

Updated 20 Jun 2021

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3.7
75%
Recommend to a Friend
88%
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Primark CEO Paul Marchant
Paul Marchant
1,512 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay and friendly atmosphere(in 332 reviews)

  • "The staff on the shopfloor are friendly staff(in 158 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Sometimes need to spend long hours to achieve results(in 153 reviews)

  • "It was a great place to work for, no discount(in 139 reviews)

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    1. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good place but a little bit fake

      20 Jun 2021 - Trainee Merchandiser in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Workload is manageable Nice Culture Helpful people

      Cons

      Hard to progress Bad management Who you know that what know vibe

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good place to work

      19 Jun 2021 - Retail Sales Associate 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good people, Good management, Easy job

      Cons

      Days can feel long and draining

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee

      n/a

      18 Jun 2021 - Customer Assistant in Cardiff, Wales, Wales
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good pay, plenty of training

      Cons

      no cons during my time working there.

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      I like primark

      18 Jun 2021 - Sales Assistant in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      I really enjoyed working here

      Cons

      There are no cons to working here

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Suitable for college students

      18 Jun 2021 - Shop Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay, flexible with shift swaps for college work

      Cons

      The shop can get very busy over the weekends

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    6. 2.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Bad Management

      18 Jun 2021 - Retail Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Easy job, no qualifications or experience needed

      Cons

      There’s so many employees that management can’t keep track. I wasn’t assigned a manager or section for a few weeks when I worked there and I could never find my manager as they were rarely there - they then complained that I didn’t communicate enough

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Salesfloor

      17 Jun 2021 - Sales Floor Team Member 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The job and interview is fairly easy and simple.

      Cons

      Repetitive, it can get tedious specially when its seasonal

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    8. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Good place to work

      17 Jun 2021 - Primark Retail Assistant in Sunrise, FL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      -Great starting job -Will give you costumer service experience

      Cons

      -Stand for long periods of hours -Payment every two weeks - Supervisors are not very nice

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Young

      17 Jun 2021 - Retail Sales Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good working balance and good salary

      Cons

      Being on your feet the whole day

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Enjoyable

      17 Jun 2021 - Retail Assistant in Bournemouth, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      managers treat you well, pay is good, get on with everyone and quite an easy job

      Cons

      Not many benefits, only get 10% discount for a certain time of year

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