The Body Shop Employee Reviews about "great products"

Updated 25 Jun 2020

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The Body Shop CEO David Boynton
David Boynton
142 Ratings
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  • "most upper management are stuck up(in 51 reviews)

  • "part time role yet feels full time as they want you to be flexible and available all the time but you don’t get full time hours(in 38 reviews)

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

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • 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. "a mess"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    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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  3. "Great learning experience"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • 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

  4. "Inspired but low paid"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    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

  5. "Bodyshop customer consultant"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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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

  6. "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

  7. "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.

  8. "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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    "Great Place"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Customer Consultant 
    Recommends

    I worked at The Body Shop

    Pros

    Fun environment, great products, nice discount.

    Cons

    Strong smells, too demanding, managers are under too much pressure with numbers and ATV's, set ridiculous targets.

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  10. "Great experience"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    District Sales Manager in Littlehampton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Body Shop for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great values, celebrates entrepreneurial behaviors, open to feedback, great product, values team members, leverages partnership with L'Oreal to create more innovative products and training material while still maintaining core ethical standards that The Body Shop has always upheld.

    Cons

    I don't really have any cons, it was a great place to work.

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