Shoe Zone Reviews

Updated 18 Sep 2020

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2.9
57%
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77%
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Shoe Zone CEO Anthony Smith
Anthony Smith
9 Ratings
Pros
  • "25% discount can be useful, especially around Christmas period(in 8 reviews)

  • "25% staff discount, day off for your birthday, holiday allowance for overtime worked(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "Minimum wage, don't get sick pay(in 9 reviews)

  • "Availability expectations for part time staff(in 4 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "General management duties include both cash and stock management and team management"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Deputy Manager in Maldon, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Shoe Zone full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    I love the job, I think it’s a fantastic field to work in. It brings you all kinds of people day to day. Who I have the Opportunity to help.

    Cons

    I would love to work closer to home.

  2. "good company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Canterbury, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Shoe Zone part-time

    Pros

    Quite an easy job, slightly stressful when busy but is mostly quiet

    Cons

    The pay is quite low


  3. "Hard work"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Shoe Zone part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Fast paced when busy day goes quickly

    Cons

    Minimum wage, small contract unless manager

  4. "Tedious"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Supervisor in Dumfries, Scotland

    I worked at Shoe Zone part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Small team so friendships build well

    Cons

    Very tedious work. Too much is expected for too little money.

  5. "Not bad"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Shop Assistant in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Shoe Zone part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fairly good variety, working in stock room or on shop floor etc. Christmas bonuses and Christmas party part funded, although talk of that being stopped.

    Cons

    Music will drive you crazy. Often not enough staff to cover hours sufficiently.

  6. "Poor pay"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Saint Austell, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Shoe Zone part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Close with co workers become like family

    Cons

    Hardly any overtime and very demanding job

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  7. "Enjoyed working here"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Congleton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Shoe Zone part-time

    Pros

    The staff all friendly. Great working environment.

    Cons

    Not enough hours for what I needed.

  8. "Great team and company."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Test Engineer in Leicester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Shoe Zone full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    * Good work culture and everyone is friendly and happy to help when needed. * 25% discount * Birthday off after one year of service (rare benefit as not all companies provide it)

    Cons

    No private healthcare included only pension is included

  9. "Brilliant company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Cardiff, Wales
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Shoe Zone part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    It’s just a brilliant company to work for

    Cons

    No cons to the company

  10. "Nothing Earth Shattering"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Supervisor in Brighton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Shoe Zone part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great team spirit in most stores

    Cons

    Hopeless leadership from the very top!

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