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Carphone Warehouse

Breakroom Rating
based on 50 job reviews
6.6/10
  • UK
  • Technology retailers
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Carphone Warehouse job reviews

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50 Carphone Warehouse employees have compared their jobs on Breakroom. Find out what they say about pay, hours, shifts and more.

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  • 9.1/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £24,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Easy to take holidays
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    February 2020
  • 6.5/10

    Assistant manager

    • £22,500 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Not stressed
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    Easy

    Worst thing

    Management are unprepared

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    January 2020
  • 2.3/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.40 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    2. Hard to take holidays
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    Working with great products like apple and Sony

    Worst thing

    The way management treat colleagues and the way stores run you never get a well done they always look at what you haven’t achieved

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    January 2020
  • 7.3/10

    2nd line IT Technician

    • £25,100 per year, working a 37 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Not stressed
    3. Not enough training
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    December 2019
  • 7.3/10

    Product demonstrator

    • £9.37 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Stressed
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    December 2019
  • 8.2/10

    Sales

    • £8.90 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    December 2019
  • 3.8/10

    Customer consultant

    • £8.30 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    My colleagues

    Worst thing

    The amount of stress I'm under

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    November 2019
  • 4.2/10

    Customer consultant

    • £8.30 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Easy, fairly well paid

    Worst thing

    Systems, working with the public, bonus taken for things out of our control

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    November 2019
  • 7.6/10

    Branch manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Working with great technology

    Worst thing

    The amount of hours working. Forced to work certain times of the year.

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    November 2019
  • 7.6/10

    Customer consultant

    • £7.60 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    The compliances

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    November 2019
  • 7.4/10

    Sales consultant

    • £7.60 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Hours and commission

    Worst thing

    Contracts

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    October 2019
  • 6.4/10

    Consultant

    • £13,500 per year, working a 36 hour week
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    Stress

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    October 2019
  • 8.1/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £8.52 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    People

    Worst thing

    Lack of progression

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    October 2019
  • 5.8/10

    Sales colleague

    • £7.60 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Flexibility

    Worst thing

    Pressure for reaching targets

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    October 2019
  • 8.1/10

    In store mobile pro

    • £8.30 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Not stressed
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    The team and the flexibility

    Worst thing

    The customers

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    October 2019
  • 5.5/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £26,400 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Not enough training
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Staffing levels and protection

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    October 2019
  • 6.5/10

    Tl

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Togetherness

    Worst thing

    Targets

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    October 2019
  • 6.1/10

    Sales consultant

    • £7.60 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Speaking to People

    Worst thing

    Stress

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    October 2019
  • 9.4/10

    Sales consultant

    • £8.30 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Four weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The team I work with are really nice and motivational, I wouldn’t say we are colleagues more friends 👍🏻

    Worst thing

    Customers that refuse to understand things when they are complaining about something that is not our fault and is the networks fault...

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    October 2019
  • 3.8/10

    Customer consultant

    • £7.60 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Stressed
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    Pay, targets

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    October 2019