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Superdrug Reviews

Updated 4 Apr 2020

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3.1
49%
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68%
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Superdrug Managing Director Peter Macnab
Peter Macnab
240 Ratings
Pros
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  • "Long hours, hard to maintain work/life balance(in 37 reviews)

  • "have to upsell "star buys" at the till constantly- get no reward or recognition for doing so(in 35 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

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    Current Employee - Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Superdrug full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great people most of the time

    Cons

    Time restraints and lots of work to do

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    Superdrug2020-04-05
  2. "Overwork Employees"

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    Former Employee - Warehouse Picker in Dunstable, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    free Christmas dinner for employees

    Cons

    overwork employees Too much workload Set targets are hard to achieve

    Superdrug2020-03-29
  3. "Lots of growth internally"

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    Current Employee - Buyer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Superdrug full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The is a great culture in the head office

    Cons

    Internal processes are a struggle

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    Superdrug2020-03-06
  4. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Dagenham, England

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

    Pros

    Good staff and very flexible

    Cons

    Not enough benefits as a worker there

    Superdrug2020-03-04
  5. "Have to be self motivated.. the company won't motivate you."

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    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Birmingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Superdrug full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Annual Christmas conference. Discount scheme good.

    Cons

    No recognition or reward for hard work. No structure with pay based on experience or loyalty to company. Bonus targets unachievable. Expected to put your own time in and not get paid or recognised for it.

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    Superdrug2020-03-18
  6. "Rjsj"

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    Current Employee - Team Leader in Bury St Edmunds, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Superdrug full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly, cool, sound, amazing, sick

    Cons

    Dirty, gross. Not cool, ew

    Superdrug2020-03-03
  7. "Would not recommend"

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    Former Employee - Sales Adviser in Brighton, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good first job Teaches you the basics of customer service

    Cons

    Management is terrible Pressure to push sales of starbuys that no one wants! Not flexible

    Superdrug2020-03-12
  8. "Nothing"

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    Former Employee - Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good discounts and friendly teams

    Cons

    Bad pay, treat staff at all levels like dirt

    Superdrug2020-03-31
  9. "Okay"

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    Former Employee - Christmas Temp Customer Assistant 

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

    Pros

    Good pay and nice people

    Cons

    Wasn't really trained or told what to do

    Superdrug2020-02-20
  10. "Nice place to work"

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    Current Employee - Consolidated Resorts in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    There is a good level of flexibility.

    Cons

    Pay for employees under 21

    Superdrug2020-02-04
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