Superdrug Reviews

Updated 6 Jul 2020

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3.1
49%
Recommend to a Friend
67%
Approve of CEO
Superdrug Managing Director Peter Macnab
Peter Macnab
248 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "long hours, no work life balance(in 40 reviews)

  • "targets of beauty cards to register not always easy to do(in 36 reviews)

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  1. "Good"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Dagenham, England

    I worked at Superdrug part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good staff and very flexible

    Cons

    Not enough benefits as a worker there

  2. "Excellent company to work for"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Advisor in Wells, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fun Job Friendly Team Staff Discount Flexible Hours

    Cons

    None that i know off, loved the job

  3. "good work place"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Superdrug full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    career progression, bonus scheme for management

    Cons

    long hours, no work life balance

  4. "First part-time job"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Advisor in London, England

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

    Pros

    Easy and simple interview process.

    Cons

    Low pay. If you agreed to overtime once the managers wouldn't stop asking you.

  5. "They expected a lot for such little wage at the age of 16, manager pushed targets excessively and job was repetitive"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Superdrug part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    10% discount, 25% on own brand

    Cons

    having to stay after the store closed and not paid for it

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  6. "Good"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Basingstoke, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Superdrug full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work friendly environment

    Cons

    Long hours, rotas unfair sometimes

  7. "decent job"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Adviser in Bristol, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    friendly management, good weekend job

    Cons

    poor staff discount and short shifts

  8. "review of superdrug"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Sales Advisor in Brighton, England

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

    Pros

    staff discount sales experience regular customers online training

    Cons

    unreliable hours shoplifters no bonuses low contract hours

  9. "Don't bother"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Cosmetic Advisor 
    Doesn't Recommend

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

    Pros

    Some of the teams are lovely

    Cons

    You're made to work like a dog for no benefits, no livable pay or proper work/life balance

  10. "Great"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Superdrug full-time

    Pros

    Breaks friendly staff and support team

    Cons

    Busy in the sale period sometimes

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