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Updated Feb 19, 2015
Updated Feb 19, 2015
121 Interview Reviews

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    Customer Care- Work From Home Interview

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

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Neiman Marcus in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    Process was fairly quick. Received an email after I applied; I was then invited to a job fair. After the job fair they did a back ground check, credit check and then I took a drug test. After everything was clear they sent an offer letter. The HR office was very nice and they worked with my availability for the position. I was very impressed with their professionalism.

    Interview Questions
    • Over all the questions are very customer service oriented (behavioral).
      Question regarding integrity, how resourceful are you at handling IT issues, why should they choose you, how do you handle unhappy customers etc.
       
      Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Non negotiable
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Assistant Buyer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Robust interview process consiting of a couple days with a group of 20-30 oth candidates at the corporate office. A few different interviews, some tests, dinner with current employees of various levels. If you are accepted, you go through a 2-3 month training course with other candidates and then interview for multiple current open assistant buyer positions. Generally, most people that go through the training process are placed in an assistant buyer position.

    Interview Questions
    • Do you know how much money do you have in you wallet right now?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation at this level.
    Accepted Offer
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Director Interview

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

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Neiman Marcus.

    Interview Details

    You talk to the HR person. After that you meet with the Director. Then you meet with 2 to 3 VPs. It was important to know someone there. People are very respectful. The interview was very conversational. They did not do a group or panel interview. Once the offer was extended, there was a drug test. Then you joined the company and had an orientation class a few weeks into joining the company. There was also a skills test that was used

    Interview Questions
    • They asked about your biggest challenge and what you would do to overcome it. They also asked if there were any weaknesses.   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    Work From Home Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Neiman Marcus in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    they called offered me the job sent me to do drug test come in meet manager and start training at home it was easy but the training was hard and it was timed i was happy to receive 11hr check

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    11hr 40 hr a week
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Vice President DMM Gift Galleries Interview

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

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Neiman Marcus.

    Interview Details

    I had worked for Neiman Marcus prior for 10 years so was very well known there.

    Interview Questions
    • I don't recall any difficult or unexoested questions.   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Clerical Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bal Harbour, FL
    Anonymous Employee in Bal Harbour, FL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 7 weeksinterviewed at Neiman Marcus in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied online through Indeed. Received a phone call week and half later screened on the phone was setup for a face to face interview with HR rep.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
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    Personal Shopping Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Neiman Marcus in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    Standard process of meeting with an HR associate, merchandise manager and the personal shopper you will be working for. Standard interview questions about current and past experience in retail and level of confidentiality to be maintained when working with personal shoppers clients.

    Interview Questions
    • Where do you see yourself in five years, career wise?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Corporate Summer Internship Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ monthsinterviewed at Neiman Marcus in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    online application, personality / skills test, first interview, essay, interview with a business unit

    Interview Questions
    • What are you most proud of? When is a time your priorities changed and how did you deal with it?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Neiman Marcus in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    I applied through corporate website. The whole process is you need to take a math test, phone interview, short essay, and skype interview. The recruit person was very nice and helpful. However, the process was long and difficult. Also, quite competitive.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Walnut Creek, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Walnut Creek, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Neiman Marcus in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    It was brief, up to the point: mainly covered experience and reasons for choosing the company. Three members of the management team had brief conversations with me. Talked a lot about fashion, trends, and personal attitude towards them.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

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