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TJX Companies Interview Questions

Updated Nov 18, 2014
Updated Nov 18, 2014
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    Buying Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    There was an online video interview in which you record your responses to questions, this is a bit awkward. Next there was a group interview in which they do a brief presentation and then you do a group exercise in which you have to allocate x number of a product based on information given

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
  2.  

    Corporate Merchandise Training Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at TJX Companies.

    Interview Details

    Submitted through campus, then had a video interview where they asked several questions, then had an on campus interview which was a group interview. Overall okay interview process except not much one-on-one time before the final round. Friendly recruiters, pretty easy process

    Next step they fly you to their corporate headquarters for final rounds

    Interview Questions
    • Why TJX? Name a time when you had to use analyze data.   Answer Question
    No Offer
  3.  

    Corporate Merchandise Training Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Framingham, MA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Framingham, MA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at TJX Companies in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    First interview was an online video recording, which was somewhat awkward, but convenient enough to complete. The second interview was a day-long process which included a set of three interviews by three different HR employees. The people were very nice, however I did not like that all three interviewers asked the exact same questions verbatim. Make the process somewhat awkward, because I was not sure whether it was best to answer with my best answer three times, or to respond differently.

    Interview Questions
    • A case study was presented to the group of candidates and was asked to allocate merchandise among different areas, and directions included guidelines and rules. Following this was a group discussion and evaluation, all of which was sat in on by HR reps.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Allocation Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Framingham, MA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Framingham, MA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at TJX Companies in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    Very long, the HR process could be greatly improved. Always took a very long time to get back. The interview was overwhelming as it was in a group. The job shadow was the most helpful as they actually showed you what you would be doing.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Customer Insight Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Got a phone interview after I sent out application online. The recruiter didn't call on time (30 minutes late). The actual phone call lasted about 5 minutes only. Got the rejection email few days after. I email back and asked if there is anything I could improve, never heard back from them since then.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Corporate Merchandise Training Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at TJX Companies.

    Interview Details

    I applied for the internship though campus recruitment. I went to an information session they held, and they liked me enough to set up a video interview for me (one way interview). After that I went in for a group interview where we were each given data to analyze, and we would discuss it with one of the senior representatives. After that they put us in a large group to have us discuss our findings together, mostly to test our team work capabilities.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell us about a time where you had an unpopular opinion and tried to push it through.   Answer Question
    No Offer
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Corporate Merchandise Training Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at TJX Companies.

    Interview Details

    Met a recruiter on campus at an information session. Then continued to followup with the recruiter up until the on campus Career Fair where I talked to him again, along with a woman who had started in the Corporate Merchandise Training Program.

    I was invited to do an online interview where I answered questions and was recorded. I followed up with the recruiter about how I hope it went well and then a day later, I was invited to interview on campus in a group interview.

    Sat around a table with fellow peers and had to allocate jackets to different stores and answer some questions. After, we all had to talk as a group to allocate the jackets.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing was very difficult-you have to be outspoken at the group interview, but not too outspoken.   Answer Question
    No Offer
  9.  

    Management Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Decatur, GA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Decatur, GA
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at TJX Companies.

    Interview Details

    A couple of phone interviews. The onsite interview lasted over 5 hours and 30 minutes! The most senior guy there is a complete jerk! The DC was dirty and so was all of the interviewers' offices.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Distribution Center Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bloomfield, CT
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bloomfield, CT
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at TJX Companies in March 2013.

    Interview Details

    Was a open house/job fair onsite. I was impressed with the facility. very nice and organized. Employees are very knowledgeable and very friendly. After a quick 5 to 10 minute tour i was brought to a conference room and waited. I then talked to the Supervisor or HR, then a AOM, and then the Manager of HR. After that it was lunch and they released me due to no one being around. All the people i meet were friendly and very helpful. Nothing unexpected was asked. Mostly asked about my Supervision experience and if i had dealt with Unions.

    Interview Questions
    • How does your military experience prepare you for working with us?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Buying Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA
    Application Details

    interviewed at TJX Companies in March 2013.

    Interview Details

    Submitted resume through my college career network website and on the company website as well. I received an email asking me to complete an online video interview. The interview had to be completed within a few days of receiving the email. The virtual interview required that I be video taped and answer questions that popped up on the screen.

    Interview Questions
    • A difficult question that was asked of me was to talk about a time when I failed at something and how I overcame it.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

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