Sales advisor at Carpetright

People in this role may also be known as retail and sales assistants.

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How much does Carpetright pay sales advisor employees?

Sales advisor at Carpetright
£5.32–7.50
Typical range
£7.00–10.00

Sales advisor employees at Carpetright are typically paid £5.32–7.50 an hour, based on data from 5 employees.

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What is management like for sales advisor employees at Carpetright?

20 employees told us the worst thing about this job…

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Bad
  • Head office doesn’t understand the frontline

    How we know this

    20% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work

    Based on information from 5 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.

Good
  • Managers are respectful

    How we know this

    60% of people say they’re treated with respect by their managers

    Based on information from 5 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.

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What are the hours like for sales advisor employees at Carpetright?

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Bad
  • People don’t get proper breaks

    How we know this

    20% of people report that they 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.

Excellent
  • Easy to book holiday

    How we know this

    80% of people report it’s easy to book holidays

    Based on information from 5 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.

What is career progression like for sales advisor employees at Carpetright?

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Not great
  • Not enough training

    How we know this

    40% of people report they got enough training when they started working here

    Based on information from 5 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 sales advisor employees at Carpetright

  • Worst thing

    dealing with customer service issues, cutting & lifting carpets, poor pay, systems crashing all the time

    3.8

    Employee, May 2021

    • £13,200 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 45–54 years old
  • Best thing

    Get to meet different people

    Worst thing

    Lack of training and out of date computers hardware etc

    3.4

    Sales advisor, April 2021

    • £13,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 45–54 years old
  • Best thing

    Regular pay

    Worst thing

    Lots of stress and expectations,

    1.5

    Sales advisor, February 2021

    • £6.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Me performing well

    Worst thing

    Headoffice out of touch with sales staff and headoffice using consultants to tell us how to do our job wilst anyone at hq doesnt have a clue.

    5.5

    Sales advisor, January 2021

    • £11,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older

How Carpetright ranks

Carpetright ranks joint 73rd to work for in retail or sales assistant employers

  1. 73= Carpetright
    5.8
  2. 73= Post Office
    5.8
  3. 73= The Perfume Shop
    5.8