Happiness score is 51 out of 100
2.9 out of 5 stars.
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Poundland Careers and Employment

Work happiness

Scores based on about 257 responses to Indeed's survey on work happiness
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About the company

  • Founded
  • Company size
    more than 10,000
  • Revenue
    £730m to £4bn (GBP)
  • Industry
    Retail & Wholesale
  • Link
    Poundland website
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171 jobs


Salary estimated from 1.6K employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed.

Rating overview

Rating is calculated based on 2.2K reviews and is evolving.



Sales Assistant in Keighley, West Yorkshire
on 26 May 2022
Nice place
Depending on the store and its location the majority if staff that work here are all human beings qnd are friendly helpfull people just there to do their jobs
Manager in Manchester, Greater Manchester
on 26 May 2022
Hard work but can be rewarding
Hard work but can be rewarding. Hours can be varied and structured to help with lifestyle. Development is available with courses for management and staff support each other.
Till Operator in Cardiff, Cardiff
on 20 May 2022
Challenging but rewarding.
A typical days work in poundland can be incredibly varied. However, It is a good place to work and there is opportunity for advancement too. I would recommend it
Sales Assistant (Part-time) in Southampton West Quay
on 19 May 2022
Awful place to work. Store management was a joke. Was expected to go against company wide policy and safe working practices at store managements incoherent discretion. Don't put your integrity and professionalism at risk by getting yourself stuck working here.
General Assistant in Sheffield
on 18 May 2022
General assistant
I’m happy working at Poundland. Management team and all staff members are friendly, support and helpful each other. I will still working as much as I want with Poundland company.

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Interview insights

Insights from 1.5K Indeed users who have interviewed with Poundland within the last 5 years.

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

Interview questions

Have you any class one driver experience yes 25 years . Was told by fleet manager . I haven't had enough am a driven trainer for 18 years. Worked for a local fire service as a trainer. Had a good mixture of class one work behind me. And was told I am no good for the job in Labour man's turems . And they are still advertising for the role of a Driver Trainer.

Shared on 8 September 2020

The interview at Poundland consists of written tests problem solving. There is role play and an interview.

Shared on 5 March 2018

None. i was asked come sign up with agency then told id start same night. no interview and no induction

Shared on 16 February 2018

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