Smyths Toys Interview Questions

Updated Jun 6, 2015
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    Customer Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Leeds, England (UK)
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Smyths Toys (Leeds, England (UK)).

    Interview

    Applied online and had a call for an interview the following week. Had to wait around in the staff room while the manager was busy. The interview was very laid back. Nice and easy questions.

    Interview Questions

    Reasons for Declining

    I asked for my offer in writing before I made a decision but I never got this...

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Wigan, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a weekinterviewed at Smyths Toys (Wigan, England (UK)) in October 2014.

    Interview

    very informal went in asked about any vacnacies and handed cv in they rang me next day asked to come in for an interview said id hear back in next couple of days they rang me same day to say I was successful

    Interview Questions

    • usual why smyths , what ex[erience do u have nothing difficult   Answer Question
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    Shop Floor Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Coventry, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Smyths Toys (Coventry, England (UK)) in April 2014.

    Interview

    I attended one interview and was called to attend a second group interview were we spoke to several members and signed all important documentations as well as given our uniforms and shift rota. the experience was generally possitive during the interview process and I was left with hope.

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    Smyths Toys Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Dublin, Dublin (Ireland)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Smyths Toys (Dublin, Dublin (Ireland)).

    Interview

    Really simple interview as management are not very trained in dealing with interviews. Simple face to face interview in the store canteen, 10 minutes max. Simple and standard questions, nothing very tricky.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a situation where you feel you demonstrated exemplary customer service.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    No negotiations, minimum wage job.

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    Customer Service Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Smyths Toys in September 2012.

    Interview

    very informal and easy process, wasn't asked many questions, simply asked which hours i could do as this seemed to be of most importance to them.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    no negotiation

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    Customer Service Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Smyths Toys in July 2011.

    Interview

    easy interview, ten mins long, asked where i worked and what department would i like!

    Interview Questions

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    Duty Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Liverpool, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Smyths Toys (Liverpool, England (UK)) in June 2011.

    Interview

    Had to go to St Helens store to meet a guy called Andrew Sadler. He just basically had my cv and asked me questions on each section, why i left jobs? would i be happy moving stores after 6 months?

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    offered by an agency, made me an offer i declined then he phoned me back with what i wanted.

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