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Warren James

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  • Head office doesn’t understand the frontline

    Do people think Warren James 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

    80% 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 10 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.

  • People feel stressed

    Is it stressful to work at Warren James?

    People feel stressed here

    How we know this

    80% of people say they often feel stressed at work

    Based on information from 10 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Work isn’t always easy, but if you’re frequently feel stressed, that’s not good.

    Your employer should support you with enough people and resources to get your job done without feeling overwhelmed.

  • People are not paid enough to live on

    Do Warren James pay enough to live on?

    People are not paid enough to live on

    How we know this

    80% of people say they are paid below the Real Living Wage for where they live

    Based on information from 10 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should be paid enough to live on.

    The Real Living Wage is a voluntary rate employers can sign up to that is based on the real cost of living.

    The Real Living Wage is currently £9.50 per hour, and £10.85 per hour in London.

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  • People are paid below market rates

    Do Warren James pay market rates?

    Most people are not paid market rates

    How we know this

    60% of people are paid below the typical pay for the type of work they do

    Based on information from 10 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Pay can vary a lot between types of job. Employers should be ensuring that the rates their staff are paid are in line with similar roles elsewhere.

  • People don’t recommend their team

    Do people at Warren James recommend working with their team?

    Only some people recommend working with their team

    How we know this

    60% of people report that they wouldn’t recommend working with their immediate team to a friend

    Based on information from 10 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job means enjoying the place where you work.

    The people you work with every day really matter. They can be the difference between a terrible day and a great one.

    If you’d recommend your team to a friend, this shows that something’s going right.

  • Uninformed about head office

    Do workers feel well informed about how Warren James is doing?

    Only some people feel well informed about how the company is doing

    How we know this

    70% of people feel that they aren’t kept well informed about how the company is doing as a whole

    Based on information from 10 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, there should be a supportive relationship between the people working on the frontline serving customers and the people who own the company or work in head office.

    You should be kept informed about how the company is doing as a whole, both in good times and when things get tough for the business.

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How Warren James ranks

Warren James ranks joint 62nd to work for in fashion retailer employers

  1. 62= Edinburgh Woollen Mill
    4.8
  2. 62= Warren James
    4.8
  3. 64 Quiz Clothing
    4.7

Warren James job reviews

  • Best thing

    Having Christmas and Boxing Day off

    Worst thing

    No fridges or microwaves provided at any stores

    4.7

    Warren James Employee, July 2021

  • Best thing

    The team works well and is so so friendly

    Worst thing

    It’s a good job, there’s nothing bad

    8.1

    Warren James Sales advisor, November 2019

About

Warren James is a retailer. They sell jewellery for men and women.

warrenjames.co.uk

Handy to know

How are people paid?

By the hour 90% of people report they get paid by the hour

Based on 10 Warren James employees

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