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Topman Reviews

Updated 17 Sep 2019

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3.4
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64%
Recommend to a Friend
43%
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Topman CEO David Shepherd
David Shepherd
46 Ratings
Pros
  • "Staff discount is good, and occasional additional benefits are offered(in 9 reviews)

  • "Fun work environment, felt like a home and family(in 7 reviews)

Cons
  • "Inflexibility with work schedule and little room for growth(in 5 reviews)

  • "poor leadership, terrible pay, horrible hours, crap discount(in 4 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate 

    I have been working at Topman part-time

    Pros

    Great place to work. Good Management.

    Cons

    Retail hours are very long

    Topman2019-06-30
  2. "Good atmosphere and pleasure to work for"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Guildford, England
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The staff discount Relax atmosphere

    Cons

    The hours Very repetitive And busy

    Topman2019-09-17
  3. "Topman"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Nottingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Beneficial discount, Good hours plus over time.

    Cons

    Not enough team work. Bad atmosphere

    Topman2019-09-04
  4. "Average Experience"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in West Thurrock, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Topman part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - Good people to work alongside

    Cons

    - Lack of care for staff

    Topman2019-08-28
  5. "Ok employer"

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    Former Employee - Supervisor 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Topman full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Discount, other members of the team

    Cons

    Basic pay, Training was below par

    Advice to Management

    Increase pay rates, create a better training programme for all employees including managers.

    Topman2019-07-11
  6. "Fun environment, friendly coworkers!"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Croydon, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Responsibility from the beginning, good learning opportunities.

    Cons

    Customers can occasionally be difficult, but this is handled well by management.

    Topman2019-05-19
  7. "Team Leader"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Topman full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Flexible hours Friendly staff Management team is approachable

    Cons

    Retail in general is quieter so days can be slow.

    Topman2019-05-13
  8. "Worst company to have worked for"

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    Current Employee - Personal Shopper 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Topman full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good pay for what the role actually is

    Cons

    Bad management & staff benefits, unexperienced teams

    Topman2019-06-05
  9. "Bad management"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Topman full-time

    Pros

    Good discount, 60% off 8 items for uniform rest 25%. Nice people to work with.

    Cons

    Worst management to work with treats you like robots

    Topman2019-04-09
  10. "Employment at Topman"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Topman part-time

    Pros

    Nice and friendly management

    Cons

    pretentious topshop staff who look 'down' on you.

    Advice to Management

    Hire less people who are in love with themselves

    Topman2019-03-13
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