The Body Shop Employee Reviews about "great products"

Updated 3 Dec 2020

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  1. "Wonderful part time job with equally lovely people"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Consultant in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at The Body Shop part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Genuinely impactful ethos and values Lots of lovely people, staff and customers Great staff discount Community traded ingredients Great products

    Cons

    It's mad busy at Christmas The constant big discount sales and re-arranging are frustrating Still seem to be finding our way back to our core mission

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  2. "Great company badly managed."

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in London, England
    Recommends

    I worked at The Body Shop part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great products that actually work. Flexible hours. Amazing team. Good pay for retail.

    Cons

    Poor management. Always understaffed. Area manager doesnt care about your advice or opinions.

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  3. "Good place to work"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Store Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Body Shop full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Ethical company Great products Freebies and new products

    Cons

    Pay needs revising High expectations for little reward

  4. "a mess"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at The Body Shop part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - great products - great ethos and values - great training opportunities (if you can manage to get them)

    Cons

    - bad organisation - pushy pushy sales tactics - pressurising environment - expected to work longer than contracted hours

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  5. "Great learning experience"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Floor Team Leader in Doncaster, England

    I worked at The Body Shop part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Learning about new products Great bonuses Great customer service experience

    Cons

    Unrealistic targets Long hours Very full on with sales

  6. "Inspired but low paid"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Buyer in Littlehampton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The Body Shop full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good team, great products, ethically engaged.

    Cons

    No pay bracket transparency. Low pay

  7. "Bodyshop customer consultant"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Consultant in Nottingham, England
    Recommends

    I have been working at The Body Shop part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great friendly team Great product discount and bonus

    Cons

    Customer consultant contracts are often only 8hrs, when you regularly work much more

  8. "Good Experience"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at The Body Shop full-time

    Pros

    Opportunity to travel, strong values, great products, good benefits

    Cons

    Location is the main one

  9. "Store Manager"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I have been working at The Body Shop full-time

    Pros

    Lovely people, excellent discount, fun incentives and great products.

    Cons

    Very numbers focused and lots of last minute company changes.

  10. "Store Manager"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Body Shop full-time

    Pros

    Ethical company Great products Invest in training and development

    Cons

    Difficult to progress as store manager if in a store that's remote

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