TJX Companies Interview Questions

Updated 12 Oct, 2014
Updated 12 Oct, 2014
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    Allocation Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at TJX Companies in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    After attending information session at Ryeron university, i applied through online. They phoned first to set up a schedule for the formal phone interview. Interview was about 30 minutes.

    Interview Questions
    • difficulties or challenges that you solved during group work   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Allocation Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mississauga, ON
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mississauga, ON
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at TJX Companies in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    Had a phone interview with recruiter. Discussed past experience. Discussed what I know of TJX companies operations and such.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a time when you had to solve a problem by research   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Easy Interview
  3. 2 people found this helpful  

    Allocation Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at TJX Companies in September 2013.

    Interview Details

    Made it through 2/4 interviews. After 2 weeks, I called to see what was going on. She said she had emailed me (she must have typed my email address incorrectly) and I didn't make it through. When I asked why, she said she had nothing written down...

    Interview Questions
    • How would you allocate 250 Burberry umbrellas in June?   Answer Question
    • Name a time where you used research to solve a problem.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
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    Allocations Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mississauga, ON
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mississauga, ON
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 7 weeksinterviewed at TJX Companies in October 2012.

    Interview Details

    I had applied for the position online at the end of August. I did not hear back until the beginning of September when I received a call from HR. From this point she asked some additional questions regarding my experience and background in the industry and said that she would like to move forward with a phone interview. The phone interview was set up maybe a week later and it lasted about an hour. The questions were behavioural and she asked me about my resume as expected. After waiting a few days, I was contacted and was told that they were going to move me onto the 1:1 interview in a couple of weeks. When she called she gave me feedback and some insight as to what types of questions they were going to ask. She sent me an email detailing everything and forwarded me forms to fill out. When I got to the Mississauga Office for the interview there was another candidate in the waiting room. When greeted by the HR representative, she told me that she was not going to meet with me but that I was going to sit down with another HR recruiter and a manager instead. After about an hour of q & a from both sides -being asked very similar questions as the phone interview, the recruiter advised that I should hear back from them by Friday of that week. Needless to say, I was reading other reviews here about the interview process and after not hearing back on Friday, I did not hold my breath. Despite doing the best I could and having the skills and experience required for the position I guess I was not a good fit after all. Confirmation of this came via telephone by the HR recruiter who conducted my first telephone interview. This time she was not able to give me any feedback from the 1:1 interview. She did say that I presented myself well, however they were not going to move me along through the interview process.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Merchandise Associate Planner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at TJX Companies in January 2012.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview is the first step. They go through your resume and what you expect in a career i.e. what made you select this company, where do you see yourself in future etc. A lady did the interview and she was quite direct with the questions, wouldn't say helpful or even trying to make me feel better as the entire process felt a little robotic. Questions asked are things expected, they pretty much want you to go over what you did in your previous work and how it relates to the position you're applying to. They're also quite insistent on excel skills and you need to back it up with examples. I was told that the entire hiring process was in four steps: initial phone call, interview with the hr, interview with your future boss and the final interview.

    Interview Questions
    • How do you think the company's doing from financial perspective?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Assistant Manager Merchandising Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Montreal, QC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Montreal, QC
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at TJX Companies in June 2009.

    Interview Details

    There is a phone interview - a week later there is an interview with the HR department in person then - the week after if you are selected of course - you will meet with the District Manager ...

    Interview Questions
    • How did I as a Manager contribute to the bottom line   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Merchandise Development Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at TJX Companies.

    Interview Details

    I applied online and got an email to set up a virtual interview that had to be done in the next 3 business days from when I got the email. the interview consisted of 9 questions. You had 30 sec to read the question and think of what you are going to say before it recorded you. It was very scary. I am still waiting to hear about the next step.

    Interview Questions
    • I was asked :
      what my career goals were
      a time I made an impact
      why I wanted to work for TJX
      a time I had to analyze data
      what an allocation analyst does
      math question
      a time I made a difference
        Answer Question
    No Offer
    Difficult Interview
  9.  

    Allocation Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at TJX Companies.

    Interview Details

    I spoke with the recruiter and applied through University career link. Within a week, I got an email to complete a virtual interview within 3 business days. The 9 questions were pretty straightforward including basic questions about what the job entails, one math questions, and a couple behavioral questions. Just completed the virtual interview so I have yet to hear back.

    Interview Questions
    • If you were an allocation analyst and a product was not doing so well, why could this be?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Corporate Merchandise Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I applied on-campus and was offered an initial interview in a group setting. We had to discuss and present a case study in front of the recruiters. I was selected for the 2nd interview and was flown out to their headquarters. There were 3 separate interviews in one day, had lunch and a tour of the building. All of the candidates were separated into groups and we shadowed some of the employees for a bit. Overall, it seems like a nice company to work for and the recruiters are very friendly and chatty.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Free Lance Art Work Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at TJX Companies in September 2014.

    Interview Details

    I interviewed with two woman for a temp position. Interview process was OK. After interview, I sent emails to thank them for their time and interest. I have written two times to ask if any decision has been made. No response from them. I feet that If I can spend several hours of my life to interview with them, then they should have the decentcy to update me on the progress.

    Interview Questions
    • Can I fit additional free lance work into my schedule   View Answer
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

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