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Macy's Interview Questions

Updated Feb 24, 2017
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  1.  

    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Macy's.

    Interview

    It was good, they asked a lot of questions but it was ok the good thing i was prepared and practiced a lot because it was my first interview ever and they were friendly

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  2. Helpful (49)  

    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    The process took 6 days. I interviewed at Macy's.

    Interview

    I applied online. I got an email for an interview the very next day. The interview process was very quick and easier than I anticipated. The lady who interviewed me was very friendly.

    Interview Questions

  3.  

    Seller Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Macy's (New York, NY).

    Interview

    not very good but the pay more than made up by also being very bad took all my money now broke not very good but the pay more than made up by also being very bad took all my money now broke

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    • not very good but the pay more than made up by also being very bad took all my money now broke   1 Answer
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in West Hartford, CT
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6 days. I interviewed at Macy's (West Hartford, CT).

    Interview

    Interview was very quick and easy, I was literally in there for 5 minutes before getting hired. Management saw me asked about my previous experience and just really liked me from there.

    Interview Questions

    • Do you have any previous retail experience?   1 Answer
  6.  

    Sales Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Macy's (Miami, FL).

    Interview

    Just a generic interview. They ask you situational questions and it's really easy to get the job once you get the interview. You don't even have to speak English to get hired here.

    Interview Questions

    • What did you do when you noticed someone was doing something wrong?   Answer Question
  7.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Interview

    Quiet, easy interview asking you normal retail questions. Took a day or two to get interviewed. Week for hiring. Commission job so didn't accept. One on one interview took about 30min-1hr

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  8.  

    Beauty Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Antioch, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Macy's (Antioch, CA).

    Interview

    The interview was very easy, as being a beauty Advisor is essentially being a cashier that has detailed product knowledge in all the beauty areas in that specific Macy's. They want to make sure you have basic sales experience or capability so that you can convince people to open a Macy's card, be able to upsale products and collect commission, and be able to

    Interview Questions

    • They asked about work experience, hypothetical sales situations, and if I were comfortable getting people to get credit cards (a big part of the job)   Answer Question
  9.  

    Operations Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Clearwater, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Macy's (Clearwater, FL).

    Interview

    rigorous process over 6 interviews with senior executive team, competed for attention with 5 other candidates, dinner was also like an interview as candidates were placed in strategic order.

    Interview Questions

  10.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Macy's (Washington, DC).

    Interview

    I applied for the sales Associate position on the women's floor. I came in An had an interview with a sales manager for the women's department. I was told to hold tight for a second in which I did for about 30 minutes before being interviewed again by a second manager, this time for the men's floor. I was offered the job on the spot and had to fill out some paperwork right then and there.

    Interview Questions

    • If I was a customer and wanted to buy the coat that you are wearing, how would you pitch it as a sale to me.   Answer Question
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    IT Developer/Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Macy's (New York, NY).

    Interview

    I met with a technical member who walk through some tech issues and needed resolve. Was nice and easy. Would recomend going over woke basics prior. The gentleman was very easy going and seemed professional.

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See What Macy's Employees Are Saying

Star Star Star Star Star   Former Systems Analyst in New York, NY

Pros: “Great people, believe in the concept of teams and working hard. Never saw an issue is recognition of success and there are plenty of challenges to help you keep growing in the business.”“Great people, believe in the concept of teams and working hard. Never saw an issue is recognition of success and there are plenty of challenges to help you keep growing in the business.” – Full Review

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