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Debenhams Careers and Employment

About the company

  • Founded
  • Company size
    more than 10,000
  • Revenue
    £730m to £4bn (GBP)
  • Industry
    Retail & Wholesale
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Salary estimated from 1.7K employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed.

Rating overview

Rating is calculated based on 2.7K reviews and is evolving.



Sales Assistant in Meadowhall, South Yorkshire
on 23 November 2021
Productive but tiring
Productive, fast paced, competitive work place. The staff were friendly and gave thorough training. Long hours with a lot of standing around. Can get boring when quiet.
Sales Assistant in London, Greater London
on 24 November 2021
Great company to work for, great people and great managementValuable experience Great trainingGreat staff discountsDebenhams was a great company to work for.
Sales Consultant in London, Greater London
on 22 November 2021
Good Great
Great working environment everything is was okay what you expect from working retail nothing much more to put. Got shut down due to the pandemicbjfjfjccb
Cafe Assistant in Aberdeen, Aberdeen City
on 21 November 2021
Fast paced, good people
Learned every aspect of working in the cafe. as christmas cover felt got treat differnently to other member of staff. Good for a part time student job
Food Advisor in Newport
on 6 November 2021
Staff were great but it was hard work
I enjoyed working with the staff some of management didnt pull there weight the store was great but you got to work hard for the money the store situated I a good place the atmosphere was good cos the staff are. Hard working

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Questions and answers

People have asked 107 questions about working at Debenhams. See the answers, explore popular topics and discover unique insights from Debenhams employees.

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Interview insights

Insights from 1.2K Indeed users who have interviewed with Debenhams within the last 5 years.

Favourable experience
Interview is easy
Process takes about a day or two

Interview questions

-if you saw a customer looking like they needed help how would you deal with the situation? -how would you handle a customer who wanted to complain?

Shared on 7 December 2020

Why your applying for this post

Shared on 15 April 2019

What do you think you’ll enjoy about helping and interacting with our customers? How would you build a connection with our customers and why is it important to build a connection? How would you make sure that you would make sure that the customers would be your priority? What kind of skills and attribute you have that you can bring to the team? What days are you unavailable? If I were to ask a question which you didn’t know the answer to, how would you make sure that you’ll find a way to help?

Shared on 13 November 2018

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