Store manager at BP

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

7 workers in this role at BP have taken the survey.

How much does BP pay store managers?

Store manager at BP
£10.84–15.02
Typical range
£8.92–17.09

Store manager employees at BP are typically paid £10.84–15.02 an hour, based on data from 7 employees.

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What is management like for store manager employees at BP?

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  • Head office doesn’t understand the frontline

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

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

    How we know this

    71% 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 7 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 BP feel treated by respect by their managers?

    People feel treated with respect by their managers

    How we know this

    83% of people say they’re treated with respect by their managers

    Based on information from 6 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

    Work from home, good pay, nice team, supportive managers,

    Worst thing

    Long hours, workloads that often exceeds those hours, no sickness pay, no insurance, no safety net, no redundancy payout and no promotion (was contracted now an NRE)

    6.3

    Inventory control, April 2021

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What are the hours like for store manager employees at BP?

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  • Not easy to take sick leave

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

    People find it hard to take sick leave

    How we know this

    83% of people report that it’s hard to take time off if they are sick

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

  • People don’t get proper breaks

    Do store managers at BP get proper breaks?

    People don’t get proper breaks

    How we know this

    80% of people report that they don’t get to take proper breaks

    Based on information from 5 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.

  • Less than 4 weeks notice of shifts

    How much notice do store managers get of their shift pattern at BP?

    People don’t get 4 weeks notice of when they’re working

    How we know this

    • 14% report getting one week notice or less
    • 14% report getting two weeks notice
    • 57% report getting three weeks notice
    • 14% report getting four weeks notice or more
    • 0% report having a fixed rota

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, you get plenty of notice about when you’re working.

    This makes it easy for you to plan the rest of life, as well as your finances, because you know how much you’ll be working and when.

Excellent
  • Easy to book holiday

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

    People find it easy to book holidays

    How we know this

    83% of people report it’s easy to book holidays

    Based on information from 6 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.

  • No short notice shift changes

    Do BP managers change store managers shifts at short notice?

    Managers don’t change people’s shifts at short notice

    How we know this

    86% of people say their manager doesn’t changes their shifts at the last minute

    Based on information from 7 job reviews

    Why this matters

    If your manager is often changing your shifts at short notice that’s a sign of poor planning. At a good job you won’t be messed around at the last minute.

Here’s a recent review that mentions hours:

  • Best thing

    socialisation with customers and something different everyday

    Worst thing

    extra hours unpaid random shifts in a week and lack of staff to run shift properly

    2.1

    Duty manager, July 2020

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What is career progression like for store managers at BP?

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  • No career progression

    Are store managers given support to progress at BP?

    Only some people are given support to progress here

    How we know this

    In the last year, 67% of people report not 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 6 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.

Excellent
  • Enough training

    Do store managers get enough training when they start at BP?

    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 6 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.

Latest reviews from store managers at BP

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  • Best thing

    Great company to work for

    Worst thing

    Customers not working masks

    10.0

    Store manager, February 2021

How BP ranks

BP ranks joint 19th to work for in retail store or shop manager employers

  1. 16= Clintons
    6.3
  2. 19= BP
    6.2
  3. 19= City Plumbing
    6.2