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B&Q Overview

Chandler's Ford, England
10000+ employees
Kingfisher
1969
Company - Public
Home Centres & Hardware/DIY Shops
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Travis Perkins, Homebase Limited, Bunnings Warehouse
One of the UK’s most respected brands, we’ve been trusted by generations of customers to give them the tools and tips they need to transform their homes. While we’re proud of this, it’s the future we’re really excited about ... Read more

Mission: We create good homes by making home improvement accessible for everyone.


Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Interview: 2017 (#41)

B&Q Reviews

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B&Q CEO Christian Mazauric
Christian Mazauric
76 Ratings
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    Current Employee - Office Manager in Ipswich, England
    Current Employee - Office Manager in Ipswich, England
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    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at B&Q full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great team work, ethics, ability to speak your mind

    Cons

    Systems could be improved somewhat

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B&Q Photos

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B&Q photo of: Our Lorraine
B&Q photo of: Father & son team Martin & Tom
B&Q photo of: B&Q's RHS Hampton Court winning garden
B&Q photo of: Natasha wins Manager of the Year!
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B&Q Interviews

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    Showroom Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Edinburgh, Scotland
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at B&Q (Edinburgh, Scotland) in November 2017.

    Interview

    easy online application followed by a 10 minute interview if successful you would be put forward to the shop store you have applied for, for what they say 1 hour structured interview.

    Interview Questions

    • What does Team work mean to you?   1 Answer
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B&Q Awards & Accolades

  • Best Employer of those who are 50+, The 50+ Awards, 2015
  • Best employer of those who are 50+, The 50+ Awards, 2014
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