Yankee Candle

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    Could not have asked for a better first part-time job.

    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Old Bridge, NJ
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Old Bridge, NJ

    I worked at Yankee Candle

    Pros

    Very flexible and management is well trained.

    Cons

    Raises are very small and weekly quizzes on products were time consuming.

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Yankee Candle Interviews

Updated Nov 18, 2014
Updated Nov 18, 2014

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    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Yankee Candle.

    Interview Details

    Was almost a two hour process and asked way too much personal information and discussed his personal life as well. I felt very uncomfortable and asked to end the interview as it was way too long.
    The entire process felt like it took forever almost two months to get hired. He said it was bc of the background check.

    Interview Questions
    • Was asked unprofessional questions about my personal life and he told me about his   Answer Question
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    Over the phone
    Accepted Offer
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Additional Info

Website www.yankeecandle.com
Headquarters South Deerfield, MA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1969
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

The Yankee Candle Company is a leading designer, manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of premium scented candles, based on sales. Yankee Candle participates in the $25 billion global candle and home fragrance market. Yankee Candle has a 43-year history of offering distinctive products and marketing them as affordable luxuries and consumable gifts. Yankee Candle sells its products through a North American wholesale customer network of approximately 35,000 store locations, a growing base of Yankee Candle owned and operated retail stores, direct mail catalogs, and its... More

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