hmv Reviews

27 Reviews
27 Reviews
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hmv CEO Trevor Moore
Trevor Moore
4 Ratings

    Great company

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at hmv full-time


    Staff, discount, range, prices great customer service


    Not enough staff, wages, no external training

hmv Interviews

Updated 24 Jul 2014
Updated 24 Jul 2014

Interview Experience

Interview Experience


Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview


Interview Difficulty


Interview Difficulty




    Sales Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1 week - interviewed at hmv in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    Very friendly, relaxed group interview. We were given a piece of paper to write our name, then an actress/ actor who would play us in a film and our favourite superhero. We went around the group to explain our choices. We were then split into two group to do a task on customer service and explain our answers back to the other tram and manager. The last task was to sell an item from the store to the manager - this was very laid back!

    Interview Questions
    • Who is your favourite superhero? Who would would play you in a film?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Christmas temp
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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Headquarters Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Size Unknown
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (HMV)
Industry Retail
Revenue £1 to £2 billion (GBP) per year
Competitors Tesco, BLM Group

HMV Group hopes the route to our pocketbooks is through our eyes and ears. The entertainment retailer sells music, movies, and electronic games online and through some 275 HMV stores throughout the UK, Ireland, Hong Kong, and Singapore. HMV has been closing stores and selling assets amid a prolonged sales slump caused by upheaval in the music business. To compensate for declining retail sales, HMV entered the live music and ticketing market through the purchase of its former joint venture partner in live music MAMA Group. The new business, called HMV Live (4% of sales... More

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