Perry Ellis International Interview Questions

Updated Sep 10, 2014
Updated Sep 10, 2014
14 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Perry Ellis International in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    Interviewed with the AM and the Store Ops Mgr. They were both asking questions and seemed very interested in what I had to say. The interview lasted about 1 hour and they followed up with me with in a week with interest. But I had to wait about 1 week to speak to the Director of Store because he was on vacation. That was a phone interview.

    Interview Questions
    • All questions were common.... Give me an example of this and that   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    1 face to face interview and one over the phone
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Retail Planner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 months - interviewed at Perry Ellis International.

    Interview Details

    Interviewed with over six executives, SVP of Planning, SVP of Sales, VP of Inventory Control and Director of Planning. Had to take an excel test and a retail math test.
    Was called back more than four times. Relocation was offered.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Human Resources Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Perry Ellis International.

    Interview Details

    Applied through University system. They quickly responded. Interview was about 20-30 minutes long, mostly questions on my education and experience. No call back, not even to tell me I didn't get the position. This shows poor recruitment process.

    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
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    Assistant Designer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at Perry Ellis International in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Scheduled interview always meet multiple people in one visit. Started with the HR person understanding your background and experience. Very relax and casual just like chatting over coffee. And then meet up with 2-3 designers, individually. Mostly relax conversation over your portfolio. If they like you they will start talking about the positions and what they are looking for and ask you to do a project, depending on your portfolio content, they will want to see what they didn't see and that will determine what kind of project they give you. Design assistant do a lot of technical drawings, fabric selection and presentation boards.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing difficult, really. They generally ask you question based on your portfolio to understand your design decision process   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Sales Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took a day - interviewed at Perry Ellis International in June 2011.

    Interview Details

    Very easy, informal meeting with 4 different people. Was offered the job approximately 4 days later.

    Interview Questions
    Reasons for Declining

    I accepted another offer.

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Industrial Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Miami, FL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Miami, FL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Perry Ellis International.

    Interview Details

    Applied online. Had a phone interview with recruiting manager and another interview in person with COO and recruiting manager later.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing particular. They are interested to know your past projects and how you will apply the past experience into current work   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
    Average Interview
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    Logistics Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Miami, FL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Miami, FL
    Application Details

    The process took a day - interviewed at Perry Ellis International in April 2008.

    Interview Details

    It was a breeze, we recounted my educational background and that was that.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    i upped the hourly wage up $1, from 8 to 9.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Administration Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a day - interviewed at Perry Ellis International in July 2009.

    Interview Details

    I enjoyed the fast process! A day after interviewing with the main supervisor I received a call from Human RResources with a job offer. The phone call was more of a formal meet and greet. The one on one interview lasted about thirty minutes and nothing tricky about it.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Technical Designer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Perry Ellis International in February 2009.

    Interview Details

    Grading test, measuring test, and fit session overview.

    Interview Questions
    • Would you be willing to work overtime without getting paid for it.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Minimal, I needed the job at that time.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  11.  

    Merchandise Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Saint Louis, MO
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Saint Louis, MO
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 days - interviewed at Perry Ellis International.

    Interview Details

    Phone Interview by remote regional manager. Second phone interview with national manager and call back by program director.

    Negotiation Details
    painless and brief
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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