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Marks & Spencer Interview Questions

Updated 21 Sep, 2018
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    Customer Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Marks & Spencer (Paris (France)) in November-2014.

    Interview

    Un entretien d'a peine deux minutes debout dans le magasin pour connaitre les motivations, metier qui ne requiert pas une grosse compétence. J'ai été invité a passer au magasin pour rencontrer le manager qui m'a posé quelques questions basiques sur mes études, mon passé professionnel et c'est tout, il m'a confirmer que j'ai été accepté.

    Interview Questions

    • Avez vous deja travaillé dans la vente de prêt-à-porter   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    J'ai tenté de négocier un salaire, seulement ils ne rémunéraient qu'à partir de 2 mois, or j'avais besoin d'un mois de stage seulement.


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    Customer Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Marks & Spencer (Paris (France)) in May-2014.

    Interview

    J'ai d'abord eu un test de préselection en ligne puis un entretien avec mise en situation avec le manager de la section food. La réponse a été très rapide, le soir même de l'entretien. Le processus global a durée moins d'une semaine.

    Interview Questions

  3. Helpful (18)  

    Customer Service Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Marks & Spencer (New York, NY (US)) in October-2012.

    Interview

    Interview involved questions about my background education and customer service experience. I was then asked to do a role play exercise where I was the shop assistant and the interviewer was the customer. Bit embarrassing but not too difficult.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work for us?   1 Answer

  4. Helpful (38)  

    Customer Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Saint Helens, OR (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Marks & Spencer (Saint Helens, OR (US)) in November-2014.

    Interview

    Appied on line was told straight away I was succesful was given an interview for mon 3/11/2014 I was told straight away I had passed the assessment they took my bank details ect recived a call this morning 05/11/2014 saying I had got the job


  5. Helpful (32)  

    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Dorset, VT (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Marks & Spencer (Dorset, VT (US)) in October-2016.

    Interview

    Following an online application process which took about an hour, I was offered an interview at M&S. The interview consisted of a role play where I was given a script and had to pretend to be a customer assistant. I then had an interview with one of the managers and was fortunately offered a job at the end if it.

    Interview Questions

    • Name a difficult situation where you had a positive effect   Answer Question

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    Assistant Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Interview

    they have long interview process.
    first they do group interview, then 1 : 1. after you do presentation for 15 minutes
    they ask your experiences, your career plan why do you want to work in that company

    Interview Questions


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    Sales Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Marks & Spencer.

    Interview

    One to one interview to explain the product. I started convincing the buyer to take this product as soon as possible for availability. Sell this product to the customer and finally accepted to buy.

    Interview Questions

    • Sell this product to the customer and finally accepted to buy.   Answer Question
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    Commercial Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Marks & Spencer (London, England (UK)) in November-2014.

    Interview

    Initially I was contacted through LinkedIn, this was then followed by an phone interview, very basic, which then led to a mock assessment via email.
    Commercial Analysis with action plan presentation for 90mins, swot plan with 30, 60 & 90 day actions. This is then followed by 30min interview, about previous experience and what you can offer the business.

    Interview Questions

    • Why would you give a manager opportunity to fail, when you were briefed that they were a problem.   1 Answer

  9. Helpful (1)  

    Commercial Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Marks & Spencer (Singapore (Singapore)) in April-2013.

    Interview

    detail oriented , explaining the heritage of brand. clarity made on the define role and what is require length of time to adapt. some skills review analogy done for sales reporting action plans to drive business.

    Interview Questions

    • on floor experience in operations   1 Answer

  10. Helpful (3)  

    Commercial Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a week. I interviewed at Marks & Spencer (London, England (UK)) in May-2017.

    Interview

    There was a technical exercise, (90 mins) followed by a short presentation to one assessor based on this exercise, with questions afterwards. Then there was a separate one to one interview, which was competency based. It lasted around 3 hours in total.

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