Finish Line Interview Questions

Updated Sep 10, 2014
Updated Sep 10, 2014
74 Interview Reviews

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. 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 Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. 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.

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    • Explaining and show you values and beliefs.   View Answer
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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Oklahoma City, OK
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Oklahoma City, OK
    Application Details

    I applied online. 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

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    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.

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    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  6.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Philadelphia, PA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Philadelphia, PA
    Application Details

    I applied online. 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 Questions
    • You are a salesman at a office supply store, [hands candidate pen being used in interview], sell me this pen.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Longview, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Longview, TX
    Application Details

    I applied online - 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.

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Assistant Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. 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 Questions
    • "what are your three greatest strengths and three greatest weakness"   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    You can negotiate salary if you have appropriate experience.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Sales Lead Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at Finish Line.

    Interview Details

    One interview done in person. Pretty simple.

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    Negotiation Details
    You can negotiate a little, but they will try to pay you as little as possible. My advice is to always ask for a little more.
    Accepted Offer
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    Manager In Training Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Fredericksburg, VA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Fredericksburg, VA
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Finish Line in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    my store manger is so chill and relaxed, just asked questions about old job and what i did. Was very easy because I knew i was good at what i did. Kept it honest and left no open ended questions

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    • really didnt have any difficult questions. Maybe how can your skills translate to this company, but even that wasn't to difficult just be honest and know your skills and weaknesses but dont mention them lol   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took 5 days - interviewed at Finish Line in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    You will be called for a phone screen before you get called in for an interview. The phone screen is to hear how you sound if you are energized and motivated and excited about the position. Once you are called in for the interview they will call you back the next day or next week depending how desperate they need to hire.

    Interview Questions
    • Do you think there is a difference between good customer service and excellent customer service?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    The pay is base rate. Everyone gets paid the same when they get hired, there is no negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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