“Joining boohoo was the best decision I have ever made.”
Why did you apply to work for us?
I have always dreamt about working for boohoo. I applied to work at boohoo as the company is world-renowned, operating seven brands and still growing, the opportunities are endless and the future is promising.
What do you get up to in your role?
My role involves a lot of responsibility but above all I’m trusted to make my own decisions. I am involved in meetings, chasing suppliers, production / sample approvals, fits, development packs, Instagram reports, trade and pulling best sellers for the week.
What’s the best thing about working for us?
The best thing about working at Boohoo is the work hard play hard attitude at the company. We get a lot of benefits for our hard work such as employee discounts, social events, medicash, shares, pizza and prosecco days, London discount’s, Rosso discount, pension, sample sales and many more. The work you put into the business you get out, the reward’s show how your hard work is appreciated and that you are a valued employee.
How would you describe the culture?
boohoo’s culture is family orientated; colleagues become family. Everyone in the boohoo group is friendly, welcoming and positive. Positivity is spread through the office daily through passionate individuals, we all have a passion for our job and the business which creates a real togetherness which is reflected in the culture of the business.
How did you find the application and interview process?
The application process was very clear, Amy Aberra ran the interview process and she made me feel extremely comfortable and relaxed allowing me to really showcase my personality and deliver answers to the best of my ability. The interview process was an enjoyable experience which involved a group assessment centre, a presentation and a 1-1 interview.
What advice would you give to applicants looking to apply?
Applicants should have a clear CV that really showcases their personality, this will make your application stand out from the rest and to have confidence in yourself.
What advice would you give to applicants preparing for interview/Assessment Centre?
Research the job role and clearly understand what the job involves therefore you can confidently show that you know exactly what you have applied for and the responsibilities the job involves. Be yourself, be confident and believe in yourself. Leave a lasting impression and continue to show enthusiasm and a positive attitude during the process.
Have you been offered any training, networking, workshops etc (internal or external)?
Yes, we have had various training sessions such as EDITED, Intake sessions and catch ups with HR. All of the sessions have been extremely helpful and allowed me to improve my skills and knowledge further.
What’s been your biggest achievement/proudest moment so far?
My proudest moment so far is sending out the weekly territory trade messages and competitor newness report to my team. My manager was impressed and forwarded this on to the heads of departments, they found it very useful and asked me to also send it to them weekly. This is a big achievement for me as my hard work was recognised by my manager and passed onto heads of, this made me proud to continue to try my hardest and deliver tasks to the best of my ability.
What makes someone successful here?
Your attitude and drive will make you successful, determination and putting 100% into your day’s will not go unnoticed. Positivity and doing everything with a passion will be your key to success.
Why should top talent join us instead of a competitor?
Joining boohoo was the best decision I have ever made, I feel confident as a buyer, I have grown as a person, and I have made friends for life. The training from my team has brought out the best of my ability and allowed me to grow as a person. My confidence has improved majorly since joining the Group as I am surrounded by positive people who encourage me and want the best for me. boohoo have an amazing support system if you are ever struggling, they are flexible and will always help to the best of their ability. My team has made my experience a once in a lifetime by being approachable, friendly and believing in me, I am grateful to be a part of such an exciting group.