Birks And Mayors Reviews

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Birks And Mayors President & CEO Jean-Christophe Bédos
Jean-Christophe Bédos
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  • Very Busy and lots to learn about

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    Former Employee - Store Manager in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Ottawa, ON (Canada)

    I worked at Birks And Mayors full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    excellent training, always something to learn about, lots of interesting clients

    Cons

    not many opportunities for advancement within company. high expectations, very unrealistic goals set for each employee

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Birks And Mayors in September 2013.

    Interview Details

    I submitted the application online, after 2 days got the phone call to inform me to do the interview. The first session, The store director interviewed me. After one week, the general manager interviewed me. The main questions was, why do you think you can work for Birks? What's the most challenge for co-work?

    Accepted Offer
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    Easy Interview

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Website www.birksandmayors.com
Headquarters Montréal, Canada
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public
Industry Retail
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Tiffany & Co., LVMH, Cartier

Birks & Mayors is all about sealing a partnership with marriage. The company (formerly Henry Birks & Sons) was founded in 1879; in 2005 it was joined with its former partner firm, Mayors Jewelers (through which it already had expanded its distribution network, and of which it already owned a majority stake), and took its new married name, Birks & Mayors. The company designs, manufactures, and sells diamond and fine gemstone jewelry, as well as luxury timepieces (Patek Phillipe, Rolex), sterling silver, and gifts, through some 60 stores in metropolitan areas of Canada... More

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