J. Crew Reviews

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J. Crew Chairman and CEO Mickey Drexler
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  • Sales associate

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate
    Current Employee - Sales Associate

    I have been working at J. Crew part-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    J. Crew is an amazing company to work for. I have worked at the same location for going on 3 and a half years. I have always had amazing managers, directors and coworkers in my time. The company treats employees with much respect and equality. Beautifully constructed clothing offered with skilled customer service is the driver behind J. Crew's success.

    Cons

    On call shifts are no fun, but needed in case a scheduled shift cannot be filled for unexpected reasons

J. Crew Interviews

Updated Apr 8, 2015

Interview Experience

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Getting an Interview

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a weekinterviewed at J. Crew.

    Interview

    It was a group interview, lots of people. You really had to make sure you stood out from the group. Made weeding out less friendly, quiet people easy. A little weird only because the interview was around other customers.

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J. Crew Awards & Accolades

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Employees’ Choice - 50 Best Places to Work, Glassdoor, 2012
Bag of the Year - J. Crew "Edie", StyleBistro.com, 2012

Additional Info

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Website www.jcrew.com
Headquarters New York, NY
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1997
Type Company - Private
Industry Retail
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Lands' End, The Gap, L.L. Bean

The crews depicted in the polished catalogs of the J. Crew Group are far from motley. The retailer is known for its preppy fashions, including jeans, khakis, and other basic (but pricey) items sold to young professionals through its catalogs, websites, and some 335 retail and factory stores in the US under the J. Crew, crewcuts (for kids), and Madewell banners. Madewell is a women's-only collection of hip, casual clothes. CEO Millard "Mickey" Drexler, recruited in 2003 from The Gap to revive J. Crew's ailing fortunes, has led a renaissance at the firm, marked by a public... More

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