Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
Interviews for Top Jobs at Bed Bath & Beyond
- Sales Associate (79)
- Sales Associate/Cashier (36)
- Department Manager (34)
- Store Manager (16)
- Cashier (16)
- Associate (11)
- Manager (8)
- Sales Associate/Bridal Consultant (8)
- Customer Service Representative (7)
- Assistant Manager (6)
- Customer Service Associate (5)
- Operations Manager (5)
- District Manager (4)
- Assistant Store Manager (4)
- Soft Side/Hard Side Sales Associate, Bridal Consultant, Stock Replenishment, Customer Service Associate (4)
- Soft Side Associate (3)
- Cashier/Sales Associate/Stocking (3)
- Sales Associate/Replenishment (2)
- Store Management (2)
- Management (2)
- General Manager (2)
- Assistant Buyer (2)
- Sale Associate (2)
- Senior Project Manager (2)
- Retail (2)
- Cashier, Customer Service (2)
- Front End Supervisor (2)
- Hard Side Associate (2)
- Housewares Lead (1)
- Floor/Sales (1)
Operations Manager Interview
I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Bed Bath & Beyond (Wichita, KS).
Everyone is hired in as an assistant manager with a certain career path in mind. Even if you are applying for a "Store Manager" position you start as an assistant and just go through a faster "training" period. The interview process is long. Be prepared for a month long interview process.
- Are you relocatable? 1 Answer
Feel free to negotiate. If you have the experience, they will pay for it.
Other Interview Reviews for Bed Bath & Beyond
Operations Manager InterviewDeclined OfferPositive ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Bed Bath & Beyond (Tustin, CA) in August 2010.
I met with the Distric Manager first. She asked me for my responsibilities at my current job. What type of new skills I acquired at that position. What type of skillshave I developed and implemented? What type of motivations we use to increment productivity in employees. What types of barriers have I faced and how I overcome those types of barriers. Budgeting challenges and employees request, hiring process, organizing database, and training process.
Reasons for Declining
Because the pay was lower than I was making.
Operations Manager InterviewAccepted OfferPositive ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied in-person. I interviewed at Bed Bath & Beyond (Louisville, KY) in February 2009.
The culture is open and relaxed, but they will seriously challenge you in the interview to understand whether or not you will understand the job and represent them in a positive light. Professional references absolutely played a crucial role in my landing this job. They brought up several times what wonderful things my former employers said about me and it seemed to weigh heavily in my favor.
- What do you find challenging or what do you need help with? Answer Question
Yes, overshoot your price and let them bring you down a bit.
Operations Manager InterviewAccepted OfferNegative ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Bed Bath & Beyond (Midvale, UT) in June 2008.
District Manager was clueless on his questions.
- What was my favorite kind of car? 1 Answer
Negotiated salary up 5000.00 by telling them I had another offer.
Operations Manager InterviewNo Offer
Went to a job fair and interviewed with 2 high level associates over almost 3 hours. Was told that they would be in tough the next day with an appointment with a superior. I was never contacted again and my emails went un answered
- Please try to be as detailed as possible regarding the technical question, business case, etc. Answer Question
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