David Jones Interview Questions

Updated May 6, 2014
Updated May 6, 2014
8 Interview Reviews

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    Casual Sales Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 days - interviewed at David Jones.

    Interview Details

    Telephone interview, then selection for group interview going through various activities such as history, scenarios, group tasks, then face to face interview.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a time when you went beyond the minimum to provide customer service.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Negotiation was on store/department preference
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    IT Infrastructure Technical Lead Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Sydney (Australia)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sydney (Australia)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at David Jones in December 2013.

    Interview Details

    Applied via DJ web site, which has it's own pros and cons
    Received a call , not a lot screening. Very flexible on moving the interview around.
    Interviewed by HR and it operations manager. HR first, most of the questions around DJ culture, little bit of technical.
    Then a bit more of the role, 40 week etc

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Buyer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Sydney (Australia)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sydney (Australia)
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at David Jones in May 2009.

    Interview Details

    I was hired over ten years as an assistant buyer. I had two phone interviews with HR, then met with HR in their office and then a week or so later had an interview with a General Manager at the company.

    Negotiation Details
    I was able to negotiate a small increase to my salary based on my previous experience.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    BEAUTY COUNTER MANAGER Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Phone interview+ group+ manager

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  6.  

    Customer Service Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Sydney (Australia)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sydney (Australia)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 6 weeks - interviewed at David Jones in November 2012.

    Interview Details

    Individual one on one interview, followed by a second group interview the week following.

    Negotiation Details
    Phone call, not much negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks - interviewed at David Jones.

    Interview Details

    1 coding exam online then 1 hr interview finally 3 technical interviews on skype

    Interview Questions
    • given a linked list, swap each pair of elements with each other
      input Example : A->B->C->D->E
      output : B->A->D->C->E
        Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Sales Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Was a group interview and then the one-on-one interview was quite casual and just a chat explaining the role and why you were interested

    Interview Questions
    • Wasn't really any difficult questions. All were just very typical!   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
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    Beauty Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at David Jones in August 2010.

    Interview Details

    I applied online through David Jones website. Make sure your resume is up to date and have an outstanding cover letter.
    Search online for interview questions related to sales assistant or beauty consultant.
    Read up on David Jones website about the company because they will ask you about it in the group interivew.

    Interview Questions
    • how have you been able to resolve a difficult situation in the work environment   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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