Blacks Outdoor Retail Interview Questions | Glassdoor.co.uk

Glassdoor uses cookies to improve your site experience. By continuing, you agree to our use of cookies. OK | Learn More

Blacks Outdoor Retail Interview Questions

Updated 27 Nov 2017
6 Interview Reviews

Experience

Experience
67%
17%
17%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
83%
17%

Difficulty

2.5
Average

Difficulty

Hard
Average
Easy

Interviews for Top Jobs at Blacks Outdoor Retail

More

Candidate Interview Reviews

Filter

Sort: PopularDateDifficulty

Filter

Sort: PopularDateDifficulty
  1.  

    Assistant Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 5 weeks. I interviewed at Blacks Outdoor Retail.

    Interview

    I had 3 interviews, but the main one is with the area manager who is taken the final decision. He will try to get you with the minimun wage.

    Interview Questions


  2.  

    Sales Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Blacks Outdoor Retail in May 2015.

    Interview

    Standard application through the company website, cv, cover letter and a picture. It took two weeks to receive an invitation to the interview and a group assessment. Interview was only 20min but we also had a 30min group exercise.

    Interview Questions

    • Pick a item (clothing or camping gear) and prepare a short presentation on hiw would you sell it to an interested customer.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    No negotiation. Be enthusiastic and thoughtful.


  3. Helpful (1)  

    Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Exeter, England
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Blacks Outdoor Retail (Exeter, England).

    Interview

    I initially handed in a CV and got offered a customer assistant job at a Freespirit branch. I took this on and worked as much as possible. My job was transferred to Blacks and when a Supervisor position came up I applied. I handed in an application form and had an interview with the manager and area manager with questions such as, describe yourself, what can you bring to the role etc..

    Interview Questions

    • Selling a specific product to them then and there   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    I didn't negotiate.


  4. Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – Add Anonymous Interview Review


  5.  

    Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Blacks Outdoor Retail in October 2013.

    Interview

    Applied and got invited to interview within a week with manager. After a few days got a phone call to ask if I would like the job however had just accepted another job so had to decline this offer.

    Interview Questions

    • Asked to do shop floor assessment of strong points and things to improve   Answer Question

  6.  

    Area Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Blacks Outdoor Retail in August 2010.

    Interview

    Competency based through out. How and why.....

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Non negotiable.


  7.  

    Retail Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Ealing, England
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Blacks Outdoor Retail (Ealing, England) in October 2008.

    Interview

    Interview: Quizzed you on related outdoors and retail experience and asked you to recall the layout of the store.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    there wasn't one


Don't Miss Out On a Job You Love
Upload a CV to easily apply to jobs from anywhere. It's simple to set up.