Finish Line
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Updated Jul 8, 2014
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Cashier Interview

Cashier
Poughkeepsie, NY

I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Finish Line in July 2011.

Interview Details – face to face with manager seemed very nice , he asked question about retail experiences and previous application questions. in addition he asks availability and position interested in. he asked situational questions and asked what you would do as a worker. Finally he went over expectations of the job

Interview Question – situational   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – no negotiation

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Sales Associate Interview

Sales Associate

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Finish Line.

Interview Details – the interview was not hard, but took a while to get a call back. interview process was very easy, they asked me what my favorite type of shoe was. I had one interview and didn't get a second one until 2 weeks later.

Interview Question – no hard questions were wasked   Answer Question

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Cashier Interview

Cashier

Interviewed at Finish Line

Interview Details – Submitted my application online. A few days later someone from the company called me. I went in for an interview that week and it was very straightforward. It lasted about fifteen minutes. The next day the interviewer called me with a job offer. I accepted it and went in for training the next week.

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Sales Associate Interview

Sales Associate

I applied online and the process took 5 days - interviewed at Finish Line.

Interview Details – Very quick, one interview followed by a day for reference checks and then I was hired. Went in for an interview at the mall. The manager and myself walked the mall while I was interviewed. Process took about 10 minutes.

Interview Question – Pretty standard interview.   Answer Question

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Store Manager Interview

Store Manager

I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Finish Line in November 2010.

Interview Details – You have to be persistent or it can be a long process. A lot of applicants come through. Be prepared for strength and weakness questions as well as scenario questions.

Interview Question – Explaining and show you values and beliefs.   View Answer

Negotiation Details – no

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Sales Associate Interview

Sales Associate
Oklahoma City, OK

I applied online and the process took 5 days - interviewed at Finish Line in June 2010.

Interview Details – this job requires that you are persistent with time and values. during the interview they will ask you a series of question pertaining to customer service issues that you have dealt with and what you did to resovle the problem without upsetting the guiest or yourself. also they want clean cut salesman with great communication skills. they are a solid company and would be great todevelope you people and customer service skills

Interview Question – why should we hire you?   Answer Question

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Sales Associate Interview

Sales Associate

I applied through an employee referral - interviewed at Finish Line in September 2012.

Interview Details – A friend reached out to me regarding current openings. Applied online. Got a call back a few days later and was asked to come in for an interview.

Interview Question – Sell me the shoe you are wearing.   Answer Question

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Sales Associate Interview

Sales Associate
Philadelphia, PA

I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Finish Line in October 2010.

Interview Details – Use of phone screening, 1st and second interviews before making the final hiring decision. Questions are designed to get to know the person, are not interested in retail experience but rather candidates that are quick learners and extroverted in behavioral nature.

Interview Question – You are a salesman at a office supply store, [hands candidate pen being used in interview], sell me this pen.   Answer Question

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Sales Associate Interview

Sales Associate
Longview, TX

I applied online and interviewed at Finish Line.

Interview Details – It took time however, I was diligent and continued to persevere for my opportunity with the company. This was a job I've wanted to work at from a young age so I made sure I got my opportunity when the chance was given.

Interview Question – No questions were difficult in my opinion.   Answer Question

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Assistant Manager Interview

Assistant Manager

I applied online and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Finish Line.

Interview Details – Simple and very straight forward. Basic questions such as what are your goals in life and what value do you plan to bring to the company.

Interview Question – "what are your three greatest strengths and three greatest weakness"   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – You can negotiate salary if you have appropriate experience.

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