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Zara Reviews

Updated Oct 14, 2019

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Found 3191 reviews

3.2
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53%
Recommend to a Friend
66%
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Zara CEO Pablo Isla Álvarez de Tejera
Pablo Isla Álvarez de Tejera
859 Ratings
Pros
  • "prepares you to work in a fast paced/competitive retail landscape(in 148 reviews)

  • "Relatively good pay , nice colleges(in 106 reviews)

Cons
  • "Not good managment, long hours of work(in 135 reviews)

  • "You may work full time hours as a part time worker(in 69 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Great place to work for"

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    Former Employee - Cashier 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The salary is amazing and there are great opportunities within the company

    Cons

    The store is constantly busy

    Zara2019-09-04
  2. "Zara"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good management Good pay Opportunities to progress

    Cons

    Some late shifts Awkward hours

    Zara2019-10-11
  3. "Great job"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Zara full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Commission Good pay Fun place Kept busy

    Cons

    Sales Lots of work Busy everyday

    Zara2019-10-07
  4. "Great experience"

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    Current Employee - Zara Sales Assistant in Guildford, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Amazing team + nice atmosphere

    Cons

    Low salary and sometimes tiring

    Zara2019-10-03
  5. "Sales"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Zara part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great commission benefits and good discount

    Cons

    Long days, short-staffed shifts can be stressful

    Zara2019-10-02
  6. "customer service"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Zara part-time

    Pros

    30% discount Good hours for students Christmas discount nice people

    Cons

    since is a Spanish company they hire a lot of Spanish speaking people and they be speaking spanish with each other in front of people that don't understand that specially some managers. Not everyone gets treated equally, a lot of favouritism.

    Zara2019-10-10
  7. "Bad management"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Well known company %25 discount for employee

    Cons

    There is a huge management problem in the store Bad salary

    Zara2019-10-09
  8. "zara review"

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    Former Employee - Designer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Zara full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice work environment in the company.

    Cons

    Fast paced environment but not too bad

    Advice to Management

    no advice

    Zara2019-10-08
  9. "Cashier in Zara"

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    Former Employee - Cashier in London, England

    I worked at Zara full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The job is not too hard to learn. Most of the time you will actually be a cashier.

    Cons

    Lack of communication with managers. Some procedures could be optimized but become way too time consuming due to lack of organization.

    Zara2019-10-01
  10. "Good but tough"

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    Former Employee - Commercial 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fast paced, and quick progression if you are willing to put in the effort.

    Cons

    They expect a lot from you, not always a bad thing but sometimes can be a bit overwhelming.

    Zara2019-09-16
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