7.0

Arcadia Group

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Store manager at Arcadia Group

People in this role may also be known as retail store and shop managers.

7 workers in this role at Arcadia Group have taken the survey.

How much does Arcadia Group pay store managers?

Store manager at Arcadia Group
£11.30–15.53
Typical range
£8.92–17.09

Store manager employees at Arcadia Group are typically paid £11.30–15.53 an hour, based on data from 7 employees.

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What is management like for store manager employees at Arcadia Group?

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  • Head office doesn’t understand the frontline

    Do store managers think Arcadia Group head office understands what's happening where they work?

    People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    How we know this

    83% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners don’t have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.

    To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.

Excellent
  • Managers are respectful

    Do store managers at Arcadia Group feel treated by respect by their managers?

    People feel treated with respect by their managers

    How we know this

    100% of people say they’re treated with respect by their managers

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get treated with respect by their managers. You shouldn’t feel discriminated against or bullied, and if you have a problem you should be able to speak to someone about it.

Here’s a recent review that mentions management:

  • Best thing

    Dealing with the public management and staff never had a problem with anything

    Worst thing

    Stocktakes and visits like everything to go smoothly

    7.0

    Supervisor, February 2021

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What are the hours like for store manager employees at Arcadia Group?

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Excellent
  • Easy to book holiday

    How easy is it for store managers to book a holiday at Arcadia Group?

    People find it easy to book holidays

    How we know this

    100% of people report it’s easy to book holidays

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should let you take time off when you need it, and it shouldn’t be a nightmare to arrange.

  • Easy to take sick leave

    How easy is it for store managers to take sick leave at Arcadia Group?

    People find it easy to take sick leave

    How we know this

    100% of people report that it’s easy to take time off if they are sick

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

  • People get proper breaks

    Do store managers at Arcadia Group get proper breaks?

    People get proper breaks

    How we know this

    100% of people report that they get to take proper breaks

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    When you take a break it should be a proper rest. It should last the full duration and you shouldn’t get pulled off it.

What is career progression like for store managers at Arcadia Group?

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  • Enough training

    Do store managers get enough training when they start at Arcadia Group?

    People get enough training when they start

    How we know this

    100% of people report they got enough training when they started working here

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should give you good training when you start, not just drop you in at the deep end.

    This means that you’ll be happier and more productive from day one and shows that your employer values you.

    It’s also very important if your job involves anything that could be dangerous. Good training from the outset keeps you and your team safe.

  • Opportunities to progress

    Are store managers given support to progress at Arcadia Group?

    People are given support to progress here

    How we know this

    In the last year, 100% of people report being given an opportunity to get better at their job, learn a new skill, learn to manage a team or get more responsibility in their role

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should help you progress at work, if you want to. That might be supporting you to get better at the job you currently have, learn something new, manage a team or take on more responsibilities.

    This means you’ll be able to build on your skills and experience, and earn more money.

Latest reviews from store managers at Arcadia Group

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  • Best thing

    Security
    Great training
    equality employer
    Holiday and sick pay
    Staff discount

    Worst thing

    Workload frequently prevents more important tasks and customer service being done properly

    Too much Paperwork

    8.5

    Store manager, March 2021

  • Best thing

    Varied jobs each day.

    Worst thing

    Can be stressful at times

    9.4

    Store manager, February 2021

  • Best thing

    P we ople

    Worst thing

    No pay increase for 5 years

    9.0

    Employee, January 2021

How Arcadia Group ranks

Arcadia Group ranks joint 3rd to work for in retail store or shop manager employers

  1. 2 Vodafone
    7.1
  2. 3= Arcadia Group
    7.0
  3. 3= Oxfam
    7.0