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Kohl's Ad Set Associate Interview Questions

Updated Oct 14, 2014
Updated Oct 14, 2014
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Ad Set Associate Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Application Details

I applied online – interviewed at Kohl's in October 2014.

Interview Details

I applied on snagajob.com and received a call from the hiring manager a day later to come in for an interview. When I got there employees gave me strange looks and I felt a bit uncomfortable. I had a group interview. The interview went well though, it was pretty easy. I received another phone call 1 week later to come in for orientation. I'm going through training right now and so far I like the job.

Interview Questions
  • Name a time you went above and beyond?
    What does customer service mean to you?
      Answer Question
Negotiation Details
There were no negotiations for the salary, I accepted it.
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview

Other Interview Reviews for Kohl's

  1.  

    Ad Set Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took 5 weeksinterviewed at Kohl's.

    Interview Details

    One interview with a manager, immediately placed in position, aprox four hours of computer training after an afternoon orientation.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiations.
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Ad Set Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toledo, OH
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toledo, OH
    Application Details

    The process took a weekinterviewed at Kohl's in May 2012.

    Interview Details

    I applied online at snagajob.com. I received a call for an interview at Kohls a couple of days later. I was told on the phone that it was a group interview. When I arrived I went to customer service and I was told I was the only one being interviewed. That was a relief since I hate group interviews. Since I applied online I had to fill out another application and reference sheet. I was glad that I came here to glassdoor before hand or I wouldn't have known to bring information to fill out application. I interviewed with the store manager who was very nice. The interview consisted of the manager explaining the job and what the store is like and I was asked only two interview questions (Why do you want to work for Kohls? Name a time you experienced good customer service). The manager told me they will let know if I got the job in 1 week because store policy is that they have to do a background and reference check. I'll find out tomorrow if I got the position but by how well the interview went I suspect that they will hire me. The interview was easy. If you're going to interview at Kohls just remember that customer service is #1 to them. Always smile and be comfortable or pretend to be.

    Interview Questions
    • Why do you want to work for Kohl's?   View Answer
    • Name a time that you experienced great customer service   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    Ad Set Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Huntersville, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Huntersville, NC
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Kohl's in May 2012.

    Interview Details

    Applied for Ad set associate through snagajob and was emailed an interview time slot about a couple of weeks later. The email sent to me was also sent to 6 other people, so I knew it was going to be a group interview. I had to email the HR manager and the store's email address to confirm my interview time. It was barely an interview the HR manager had everybody in the employees' back room and she talked a little bit about herself and the company. She said they were hiring for cashiers, which isn't the same as ad set associate. I wasn't happy about that. We filled out more paperwork and that was it. A few days later I received a courtesy email saying they wasn't going to hire me. Most likely it was because of my availability. I dressed business casual unlike the other interviewees, but hey I didn't want to be a cashier anyway.

    Interview Questions
    • Wasn't asked any real questions. Are you comfortable with being a cashier?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Ad Set Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Southaven, MS
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Southaven, MS
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at Kohl's in March 2012.

    Interview Details

    I was a re-hire due to the fact that I was working this position before relocating to the area. I was asked a few questions such as how long I've worked for Kohl's and what positions I've had. I was asked if I would be interested in a Supervisor position within a few weeks after hire.

    Interview Questions
    • Why had I never had an Ad Set Supervisor position before?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Ad Set Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Madison, AL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Madison, AL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Kohl's in January 2012.

    Interview Details

    I was called to come in for an interview. It consisted of situational questions such as "Tell me a time you went abouve and beyond at work?" The interviewer was very upbeat but informal. They called the next day to set up a second interview with a different manager. I was basically the same format but different questions. She set up my drug test for the following Monday. I didn't hear anything until Thursday. I was offered the job and went in for orientation the following day and started the next. I've only worked 2 days so far but everyone is really nice. I am doing ad set overnight so its very laid back with virtually no dress code.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    minimum wage + $1.50 overnight premium. Not much room for negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Ad Set Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Northville, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Northville, MI
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Kohl's in October 2011.

    Interview Details

    A group interview, the setting encourages group interaction, more gregarious personalities. If you say nothing, or if you wait too long to let your voice be heard, you will not get a callback.

    Interview Questions
    • Give an example of "change of plans" or "flexiblily". How willing are you to change your present course of action?   View Answer
    • What is the most important feature of a team environment?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    As a seasonal employee, the negotiation phase at this stage has not been established.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Ad Set Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Kohl's in October 2011.

    Interview Details

    I was interviewed around October. It was a group interview and they went around the room asking questions.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  9.  

    Ad Set Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Phoenix, AZ
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Phoenix, AZ
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Kohl's in September 2011.

    Interview Details

    The group interview wasn't stressful at all. Applicants weren't pressured to give an response to each question (about 10 total). Quick interview with the store manager followed and that was relaxed as well.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Ad Set Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Dayton, OH
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Dayton, OH
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Kohl's in August 2011.

    Interview Details

    There was some sort of test with the online reservation, but I don't know how I would classify it.

    My first mistake was thinking that any good could come from an open interview process to staff a new store.

    I arrived on-time, check in was easy. Felt a bit overdressed, the confirmation for the interview stated business professional and I guess I didn't realize that now included flip-flops. As I waited for my group to be called, I felt pretty confident about my chances.

    In the group interview they would ask a question, and then everyone would answer the same question. They would start with a different person each time. None of them were difficult questions at all, and you were pretty unlucky to be at the end of the line on a question because whatever brilliant thing that you thought you were going to say had already been said five times.

    After they asked their question, we had an opportunity to ask questions and then the two interviews went into the hall. From there, they called us out one by one. When I got out they asked a few more specific questions and sent me on my way. At the point, I figured I didn't get it because while we were waiting people from previous interviews were being herded back in for additional paperwork. I really would have rather got to live in the fantasy that I was finally going to be working again for a few more days. Especially in light of the fact, that they were slated to interview 1000+ people over the next several days.

    I don't know how you effectively find people with that sort of mob interview. The process actually completely changed my opinion of Kohl's as a store. I can't take their associates seriously.

    I guess next time I wear my flipflops.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

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