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Sales Assistant (Current Employee), London, ENGMarch 13, 2014
Pros: times goes quick
Cons: routine
scan the boxes
open the boxes
remove the plastic from the items
organise the item by family
print replenishment sheet
take the replenishment and the new items
bring the overstock to the stockroom
size everything and put it away
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Educational
Zara as a Merchandiser (Current Employee), cardiffMarch 13, 2014
Pros: good enviroment
Cons: long hours
My typical work day is to analyse the best seller and stock on the shop floor and in the stock room. To then look at our product and see what is selling and what is not, and the things that are not selling look at them and think why are they not and then move the shop floor to how I think the product will sell. whilst keeping in with the merchandising – more... standards and rules of Zara. I have learnt a lot from this job, such as cash management skills and management skills to. – less
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Amazing clothes, but backwards operations.
Employee (Current Employee), CaliforniaMarch 9, 2014
The overall planning and forthough is lacking for a company that is this large.
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funny & responsable
shop assistant (Former Employee), Málaga, ANMarch 5, 2014
to different activities from sorting clothes in stock to meet the customer in the store
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Productive and Enjoyable Work Place/Store
Cashier (Former Employee), New York, NYMarch 1, 2014
Pros: discount on clothes
I loved my job here as a cashier, and I would go back without second guessing it.
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Cashier - Cash Desk (Former Employee), LeedsFebruary 24, 2014
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Productive and fun work place
Cashier (Former Employee), London, ENGFebruary 24, 2014
The day would start with re stocking and getting the store ready, turning on the tills and getting the float. Then during the day we would serve customers, do returns or exchanges and help customers. When the shop closed we then cleaned and counted the money. The management were great and so were my co-workers. I learnt alot of cashier skills. The hardest – more... part were dealing with ques during busy periods and the most enjoyable part was cashing up. – less
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very good company to grow in
cashier (Current Employee), Aberdeen, SCTFebruary 23, 2014
Very busy and fast paced work place. I learned a lot about customer service and how to to stationary orders. There are one or two individuals of management that can be quite unprofessional but overall the management are very good. my co-workers are brilliant, i could not ask for a better team to work with! The hardest part of my job is the hours, because – more... they change every week but thats what you have to expect while working in retail! The most enjoyable part of my job is working with the public and creating your own clientele that you look forward to seeing and hearing from :) – less
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Fashion forward, very tendy
Cashier (Current Employee), Stamford, CTFebruary 22, 2014
A typical day is about an eight hours shift doing a lot of demanding work. I learned how a business is run especially in retails. Management needs to be changed. Managers are way too young to be in charge, there's favoritism in the work place. Demanding on the co workers some are easy to get along with. Being the only cashier after the other one leaves – more... is the hardest part since you're not able to take a break. – less
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Productive
Product Manager (Former Employee), LisboaFebruary 17, 2014
Responsible for Man Section in the night shift. One of my tasks was to make the assembly shop by brand guidelines and strength and sales, according to the target customer. Also carry out stock management and optimize the activities of supply inherent Consumer Store.
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productive
ladieswear cashier (Former Employee), Leicester, ENGFebruary 4, 2014
Pros: discount
Cons: long hours
My time at zara was very benefical to me as it was my first paid job. Working as a cashier was very tough because you had to work in a busy environment but also to be accurate with handling handling cash and dealing with discrepancies. i would say overall it has giving me an insight to what working in a fashion retailer has to offer. The most enjoyable – more... part about working in zara was working face to face with customers and making them leave happy but also because we worked as a team. – less
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work efficient, very well organized
Sales Assistant (Former Employee), Roma, LAZFebruary 4, 2014
I worked at times in the morning, sometimes closing the store.
excellent rapport with colleagues.
work hard and stressful, but fun
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Productive
SALES ASSOCIATE (Current Employee), New York, NYJanuary 31, 2014
- Providing customer service
- Floor must always be fully replenished
- Management is very strict on following the store policies but also fair
- Hardest part would be maintaining the floor during rush hours
- Most enjoyable part would be when hard work is recognized and appreciated
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Fun, busy and productive working environment
Casual Sales Assistant (Former Employee), Sydney, NSWJanuary 29, 2014
Pros: good uniform
Cons: long hours
A typical day consisted of attending and assisting customers on the floor, replenishment before the store opened and maintenance throughout the day. I have learned how to organise the stockroom, replenishment and also how to work productively and keep up in a very busy workplace. The management was very sweet and constantly gave feedback, which allowed – more... me to improve. I got along with every co-worker and friendly to work with. The hardest part was the long 9 hour shifts but the most enjoyable was communicating and consulting customers and also co-workers. – less
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not a good place to work
Cashier (Former Employee), New York, NYJanuary 28, 2014
Pros: job unifrom
Cons: bad managers
A typical day at zara was like any other retail store but you have to deal with the snobby managers because of course they have their favorites and if you are not one you pretty much have to deal with their attitude and disrespect.
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Productive and Fun Workplace
Department Manager (Former Employee), New York, NYJanuary 23, 2014
Great people, great environment, dedicated staff, one goal and one team united constantly exceeding goals and expectations
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Productive an fun workplace
Shop assistant (Former Employee), Barcelona, CTJanuary 18, 2014
Pros: contact with fashion
Cons: closing time of the shop
I started to work at 4 pm until 11 pm, so there were a lot of hours but the job was so gratifying. I worked as a shop assistant and also in the store, so I learnt a lot of thing about how to work in difference parts os a shop.

I loved advising customers.
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enjoyable and hard job
Sales Assistant (Current Employee), London, ENGJanuary 15, 2014
I have learnt ho to sell and negotiate,,,be punctual and proactive,
be a good team worker and work under own initiative
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complementary work
clothing sorter (Former Employee), Girona, CTJanuary 10, 2014
colleagues here pretty well, I went by a friend, and well, but being two days a week, I needed another job, this job was a bit boring.
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This workplace is the best.
Part Time Sales Executive (Former Employee), Marina squareJanuary 9, 2014
Pros: free food during christmas period.
Cons: -
I really enjoyed my days in Zara. My managers and I worked so well together. They really understand their workers deeply. The uniform was well used. To be short, Zara is really a nice and fun place to work in. Especially Zara Marina Sq :)

About Zara

Zara is a Spanish clothing and accessories retailer based in Arteixo, Galicia, and founded in 1975 by Amancio Ortega and Rosalía – Read more