The Children's Place

  www.childrensplace.com
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The Children's Place Reviews

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The Children's Place President & CEO Jane Elfers
Jane Elfers
257 Ratings
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    Lots of work, rewarding growth and learning

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Store Sales Manager in Denver, CO
    Current Employee - Store Sales Manager in Denver, CO

    I have been working at The Children's Place full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Constant development and feedback from district manager level. Ability to grow within the company. Ability to make decisions in merchandising on your own, you truly run your 4 walls. Good PTO policy.

    Cons

    Heavy workload around back to school, difficulty hiring at a low rate for associates

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Allow us to hire a little higher, let us keep people longer. Need a training program.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

The Children's Place Interviews

Updated Nov 19, 2014
Updated Nov 19, 2014

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at The Children's Place.

    Interview Details

    The assistant manager was very nice. Really laid back normal interview. No crazy questions. It was more like a conversation if anything. The general manager was very rude and unprofessional. She said she would be in contact with me by Saturday the 8th to let me know if I got it or not.

    Interview Questions
    • What did you like the most and least about your previous jobs? Experience? Why childrens place? Etc   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Easy Interview

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Website www.childrensplace.com
Headquarters Secaucus, NJ
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1989
Type Company - Public (PLCE)
Industry Retail
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Target, The Gap, Gymboree

If The Children's Place Retail Stores had a grandma, she'd proclaim, "My, how fast you've grown!" The clothing retailer operates about 1,060 Children's Place stores, primarily in malls and outlet centers throughout the US and Canada. It also sells apparel online. The Children's Place outfits children from newborn to 12 years old in its own brand of value-priced apparel, shoes, and accessories, most of which is produced by manufacturers in China, Vietnam, and Africa. In 2008 the retailer exited its 200-plus-store Disney Stores retail business (30% of sales), which it... More

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