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Vector Marketing Interview Questions

Updated Dec 15, 2014
Updated Dec 15, 2014
236 Interview Reviews

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    District Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Interviews with the Division Manager to go over your personal success with the company and to go over the skills you have that would make you a good fit for the position. Review of my summer as a Branch Manager to see where my strengths and weaknesses are. The interview lasts about 45 minutes and it is determined which positions are available and would be a good fit for my skill set.

    Interview Questions
    • What areas of the business could you have improved upon that you will work on for the coming summer if offered a territory?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Vector Marketing.

    Interview Details

    Two rounds of interview, no real time wasted, but very very strange atmosphere. paint can propping open a door, very small space, unprofessionally dressed receptionists. Anyone and their mother can get an interview here, and get hired there as well.

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Sales Representative Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Vector Marketing in September 2014.

    Interview Details

    I was called within 10 minutes of applying to Vector Marketing - Raleigh, NC.

    I was told that this was a phone interview and a job interview was to follow. I was ask a few questions - told my experience about marketing, my education, etc. Everything appeared to go seemingly well. I was given the address to the place and had my interview today.

    The building was very old and run down as if they had no one taking care of the place. I reached the second floor of the building and saw a small room called "Vector". I got a few nerves so I got a drink from the water fountain before proceeding in.

    The room was kind of small with a bunch of young men around my age (college age) inside standing in a line proceeding to check-in and they were also filling out another job application. No one was at the desk so I picked up what everyone else was doing.

    I checked-in and did the application. Their was a balance of black applicants and white applicants. We were told by this Mr. Martinez that we would go into the interview two at a time.

    I was called along with another guy. Previously we were asked to dress business - casual. I wore slacks, blazer, dress shoes, etc. The other guy in the interview wore short bright pink Hollister shorts and a polo shirt.

    We were asked a few questions about our experience in communication. I gave my experience with a program called AmeriCorps as well as experimental in college. The guy beside me gave a short answer that his friend had told him about the job without elaborating. At that moment - only 3 minutes in I was told that they'd give a call to their more qualified applicants and was asked to leave the room. Just like that.

    The other guys that were asked to leave the room were outside the building - the people they were partnered with were moved to a separate room in the building - we all knew we hadn't gotten the job.

    The obvious question was why. I found the whole experience very odd. Walking into the place - which look quite old and haunted if you ask me - I knew that if I had been chosen I'd probably turn down the job.

    Interview Questions
    • Why does the 5 in your phone number look like an 8? I'll fix them and make it look like it's supposed too.   View Answer
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Vector Marketing.

    Interview Details

    Interview lasted 90 minutes, very thorough. I knew exactly what I would be doing and everything was consistent when I had showed up to training.

    The first was a prescreen section where the managers look to make sure you would be qualified for the positon (you are at least 17 and are perceived as able to do the job), then if qualified you move into the group section where it is really to inform you on how every detail of the position works out - PAY ATTENTION AND TAKE NOTES! The last part is the post screen which is done 1-on-1 with the interviewing manager. This is where you will get a yes or no answer if you got the job.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation, it was more than I could have asked for.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a dayinterviewed at Vector Marketing.

    Interview Details

    They will take anyone. It's more of a mass hiring and procedural thing, really. As for whether it's a 'real job' or not, it can potentially pay like one, but in the end vector is the one taking away the majority of the profits you rake in.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    N/A
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Vector Marketing.

    Interview Details

    The interview process consists of a pre-screen that has you fill out a paper and meet with the manager. Takes about 5 minutes.
    If you pass you'll be asked to stay for a group interview where the manager explains the company and shows the products. Takes about an hour.
    You'll meet with the manager one on one at the end and they'll let you know if you're accepted.

    Interview Questions
    • There aren't many questions. They just ask you to elaborate on what you wrote.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There's no need to negotiate.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at Vector Marketing.

    Interview Details

    They conducted the pretty standard interview. They had about 25 people in the waiting room and would bring us in 3 at a time and interview us together and then if they liked us would bring us back as just one person. I was nervous until I found out I got the job but after using my common sense I realized that they hire pretty much anyone because it is a direct sales organization and they make more money by hiring more people since most people sell to their families and people they know.

    Interview Questions
    • When was a time that you worked through a difficulty and came out on top? Any questions like these where you either bs something or actually can remember a specific experience which is sometimes hard on the spot   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I had just graduated high school so I basically just showed my parents the contract and signed because it was thoroughly explained. There was no negotiation between me and the company.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Receptionist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Fort Washington, PA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Fort Washington, PA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Vector Marketing in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Had to call in and they did not answer just to see if I sounded energetic enough. Got a call back for a interview and basically did well on the phone. Was suppose to come the same day but was pushed back to the following week. When I got there the receptionist greeted me nicely and had to fill out a simple paper. Elijah Cheeks took me in with another person but did not pay me any attention. Was not asked any questions I guess cause I don't wrestle. He then told us due to us not having a license we could not have the job which was not mentioned on the job description or phone interview. The most unprofessional interview I've ever been in. Told us to call in when we got a license I would never waste my time with them.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Independent Sales Representative Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Vector Marketing in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    the job you will have is reading from a script a lot so do the receptionists.
    You will call or be called by a person asking you a little about yourself (are you comfortable talking over the phone etc.) then he/she will ask you if interview date and time is best for you. Last thing he she will say is to dress appropriately and bring pen pencil arrive 15 minutes early.
    when you will arrive it'll actually be a group interview.
    fill out information
    called in to answer a few questions
    she'll most likely say that she would like you to stay
    Second part of interview is group where you watch her talk about the company
    she's pretty much seeing how you interact with the group
    You have final portion where she asks you why they should hire you
    They hire everyone so I'm sorry if you felt special.

    Interview Questions
    • they hire pretty much anyone and everyone. It's why they have such a high recidivism rate.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    She will tell you when training takes place
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  11.  

    Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Elmsford, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Elmsford, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a dayinterviewed at Vector Marketing.

    Interview Details

    Interview process was different than usual. It was a group interview; mine had about 15 people or so (they have larger groups in the summer). The interviewer was rather intimidating. Afterwards, she called me into her office, asked me a few more questions tailored to me (e.g. what are your strengths?) and then I got the jon

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Nothing to negotiate. Everyone starts at the same base
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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 Former Receptionist Manager in Toledo, OH

Pros: “I loved the people I worked with, and my duties were interesting and fun. If you have initiative, you can go far in this company - just be willing to work hard and be consistent.” Full Review

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