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Updated Feb 21, 2015
Updated Feb 21, 2015
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Sales Associate (Model) Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Application Details

I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Abercrombie & Fitch.

Interview Details

I was recruited in the store while I was shopping. The manager came up to me and asked if I was 17 years of age. Then he gave me all of the information to apply online. I came in for a group interview later that week. It was super easy, and super casual. I was offered the job a few days later, and I accepted.

Interview Questions
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Sales Associate (Model) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Abercrombie & Fitch.

    Interview Details

    I was "cast" while shopping nearby and applied online. Then scheduled for an interview shortly after.

    It is usually a group interview for the position type but at the specific time slot, I was the only one to interview (one-on-one). They asked me questions like:
    "Describe yourself in 3 words."
    "How would your friends describe you?"
    "What does diversity mean to you?"

    It was a basic personality interview. I'm guessing because they want to make sure you fit into the culture.

    I also discussed a little about the dress code regarding nail polish and earrings. This was brought up when the hiring manager asked if I had any questions.

    I think it is important to note what the company policy is before going in for an interview. Why would you want to work at a company that has policies you don't agree with?

    Interview Questions
    • "What does diversity mean to you?" I was smart and researched what questions they asked and this one particularly stumped me while I was practicing for the interview. However, I think as long as you have basic knowledge of the definition and don't sound stuck-up or mean, you should do fine.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation, minimum wage.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Sales Associate (Model) Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Marcos, TX
    Anonymous Employee in San Marcos, TX
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Abercrombie & Fitch.

    Interview Details

    Many questions were asked "tell me about yourself" "what do you like most about Abercrombie" "What is Diversity" was the main question. Interview took place at Starbucks. Received a phone call 1 week later with the job offer. I declined.

    Interview Questions
    • saying the tagline, "hey whats up" at the end of the interview   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Sales Associate (Model) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at Abercrombie & Fitch.

    Interview Details

    I was in the store browsing and one of the sales associates approached me and asked if i would like to apply for a "model" position, which is basically a sales associate who greets the customers and maintains the company's "look." I figured what the heck and was then referred to formally apply online, which takes 10-30 minutes. After that I scheduled a day and time for the interview. They explain that their interviews are very relaxed and are conducted in groups. I got there like five minutes early and there was only one other person interviewing with me, and the interviewer was about twenty minutes late. We were brought to a corner of the store away from customers, although the music was very loud. We were asked a series of questions that were extremely easy to answer: what does diversity mean to you/how have you experienced it?; how would other people describe you?; and what are some good qualities you have or something like that. It was a very quick and easy interview. If you get the job you'll here back in a week. hope this helps!

    Interview Questions
    • what does diversity mean to you and why is it important?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
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    Sales Associate (Model) Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    One of the models recruited me and after turning in the application, there was an interview. This was about a 2 week process. They expect you to come up dressing in their type of clothing for the interview so something like jeans, white top and a dark cardigan. The questions were pretty simple and straightforward. It seems like they were looking more for those who fit into their type of mold and who were sociable and likeable.

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer
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    Sales Associate (Model) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roseville, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roseville, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at Abercrombie & Fitch.

    Interview Details

    Very easy interview. Took about 10-15 minutes. I had two other individuals in my group interview. Simple. The manager admitted she is required to ask us the questions and has to go off a script. She didn't seem like she was paying too much to our answers. Just writing them down.

    Interview Questions
    • What does diversity mean to you?
      How would your friends/family describe you and what is your strongest personality trait?
      Why do you think you'll be successful at Abercrombie?
      How would you describe Abercrombie's style and why?
       
      Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Sales Associate (Model) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Abercrombie & Fitch.

    Interview Details

    The hiring process is either with a group or alone with whoever manager is in charge that day. They are given a set of interview questions that they have to follow and they were rather easy, and no brainer questions. Aced it right away and got the job.

    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Sales Associate (Model) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a dayinterviewed at Abercrombie & Fitch.

    Interview Details

    The interview is ridiculously easy. You can look up youtube videos that will give you the answers to basically any of the answers that they may ask you. The interviews are conducted in a group setting with maybe 3 or 4 other interviewees. Nowadays, the manager is mostly reading off the paper throughout the interview. They will ask 3 or 4 questions to each candidate (sometimes the same questions to everyone). Most questions aim to get to know you, as a person, better; not your past work experience. And instead of dressing professionally, it is better to wear their clothes so they can better see how you would fit in to the store.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    I didn't negotiate. This is your typical retail job with no benefits and a minimum wage pay.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  9. 2 people found this helpful  

    Sales Associate (Model) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at Abercrombie & Fitch.

    Interview Details

    Group interview asking basic questions, very hard to not get the job. Interview is super casual you can pretty much wear whatever you want as long as you dress in something that looks like or is abercrombie. Only one interview and the process is not very long either

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Sales Associate (Model) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Antonio, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Antonio, TX
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Abercrombie & Fitch.

    Interview Details

    I called the store and I asked if they were hiring- they said that they did interviews every Tuesday and Thursday at 4. The manager told me to come into the store on Tuesday at 3 so I could fill out an application in the store. I showed up to the store on Tuesday at 2:55 and went to the desk and asked where i could apply. A sales associate led me to the computer where i filed out my application. Several times while i was filling it out, managers came up to me and introduced themselves. I finished with the application around 3:40 and then i had to wit for the interview.
    Waiting for the interview was awkward because i basically had to just walk around the store and pretend like i was looking at clothes until i saw everyone go outside for the interview, it was super uncomfortable( because it was for like 30 minutes). Then I just decided to wait outside. I just so happened to look over my shoulder and saw that there were people gathered for the interview- they already started. Thankfully, they had only just introduced themselves.
    There were 5 people in the interview and she asked the typical abercrombie questions; it took about a total of 20 minutes. She said thanks and she'd call within a week if we got hired.
    I waited for a week and got no call, so I called them. they told me that I had been hired and to come in for an orientation that sunday.
    I came in for my orientation, and my manager asked me to work the same day.

    Interview Questions
    • what does diversity mean to you? how would your friends describe you? how would you describe Abercrombie in one word? Availability? etc.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    no negotiation
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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