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Updated 7 December 2018
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  1. "Awesome"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at next part-time

    Pros

    Kind, friendly and they give amazing employee discounts

    Cons

    Does tire you our especially around Christmas but then that's expected in retail

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    10 Dec 2018 – Senior Social Media Editor

    Thanks for the positive feedback! Have a great Christmas 🎄


  2. "Love it"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Consultant
    Current Employee - Sales Consultant
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at next part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    the people i work with are lovely, monthly bonus that's equal for everyone, work allowance is brill

    Cons

    pay isn't the best but it's still better than minimum wage, seem to be pretty understaffed a lot of the time but can be worked around

    Advice to Management

    better progression!

  3. "Sales assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at next part-time

    Pros

    The workers are friendly, Kind, Positive Hard working and a Nice atmosphere

    Cons

    Can't really think of any as not been working for long


  4. "Good selection of hours"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at next part-time

    Pros

    Easy to pick up more hours or offer shifts you can't do
    Good staff discount
    Good training scheme

    Cons

    No massive downfalls. Standard busy retail job


  5. "Decent company to work for"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at next part-time

    Pros

    Good atmosphere, stress-free, varied work

    Cons

    Low pay, no full-time opportunities


  6. "Next retail"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at next full-time

    Pros

    Good discount and development opportunities

    Cons

    A parental company where your movements are closely monitored

    Advice to Management

    Trust your staff and allowing them the opportunity to display their personality.


  7. "Lovely to work for!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Assiatnt in Doncaster, England
    Current Employee - Sales Assiatnt in Doncaster, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at next part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Uniform allowance
    staff discount
    managers appreciate your hard work

    Cons

    long hours
    working bank holidays Christmas eve and boxing day

    Advice to Management

    n/a

  8. "Perfect for Part Time Work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at next part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Ability to transfer between stores, perfect for students
    Great interpersonal skills required
    Management more often than not are quite nice

    Cons

    Can get quite boring
    Required to work during holiday seasons


  9. "Assistant Buyer"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at next full-time

    Pros

    Fantastic training program, great benefits, modern offices

    Cons

    Long working hours, rural location


  10. "Good student job"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at next part-time

    Pros

    Semi flexible company to work for

    Cons

    Christmas and holidays are bad and don't take anything but sales into consideration