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Macy's Sales Associate Interview Questions

Updated Oct 19, 2017
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Sales Associate Interview

Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview

Application

I applied in-person. I interviewed at Macy's (New York, NY).

Interview

easy and quick. didnt have many questions and it was probably one of the easiest job interviews i have ever done. Got the job in around a week and the training process

Interview Questions

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Macy's.

    Interview

    applied online and interviewed next day. hiring manager was very nice and he went through a list of questions in his packet and then asked me when i am available

    Interview Questions


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    Sales Associate Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Macy's (Orange, CA) in October 2017.

    Interview

    I walked into the hr department met the woman who was going to be interviewing me. I followed her to her office and she asked me about a half dozen pretty standard interview questions, and she took notes on my answers. After she asked the last question she got the onboarding paperwork and welcomed me to the team.

    Interview Questions

    • When was a time when you had to sell something to a stranger? How did it go?   Answer Question
    • Integrity is important to Macy's. Describe a time that a friend or coworker did something that you thought was wrong. What did you do and how did it turn out?   Answer Question
    • Why did you choose to apply to Macy's?   Answer Question
    • Describe a time when you had to solve a problem   Answer Question
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    Sales Associate Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Macy's (Tracy, CA).

    Interview

    I applied online, scheduled an interview, and was hired on the spot. The lady who interviewed me was really nice and friendly. Lots of questions about scenarios in past jobs.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a time where you had to find an alternative solution to a problem.   Answer Question

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Macy's.

    Interview

    Quick easy interview, great for first time interview, Simple questions and was a one on one interview. Be prepared to answer questions about past experiences similar to the position that you are applying for. Reference real life situations that may describe your work ethic

    Interview Questions

    • Name a time you came in contact with an unsatisfied customer and what would you/ did you do?   Answer Question

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6 days. I interviewed at Macy's in September 2017.

    Interview

    they asked me about my experiences. ( I had none) still got hired. interview was very easy. I got hired and started working within a week. worked there for over a year. good experience.

    Interview Questions


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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Macy's in September 2017.

    Interview

    Macy's interviewer was straight forward and easy to talk to. Even though he was easy, he still asked many questions about myself and what I would do in certain scenarios.

    Interview Questions

    • What would I do if i see a customer that needs help but there is also another big task that I need to take care of by the end of the day?   Answer Question

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    Sales Associate Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Macy's (Sacramento, CA) in September 2017.

    Interview

    I applied online, and got invited for an interview the next day. I used their online system to schedule an interview appointment for myself the following week. The interview process was very straight forward. The questions were relatively predictable, and they offered me the job on the spot.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work at Macy's?   1 Answer
    • Tell me about a time when you witnessed someone doing something wrong. What did you do?   1 Answer
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Macy's in September 2017.

    Interview

    I applied online and immediately received a response. I was asked to select a day and time online. The interview took less than 30 minutes.
    Very easy and laidback. The interviewer read from a packet of questions.

    Interview Questions

    • Discuss a time where I had to sell a product.   Answer Question
    • Name a time where I came across an unethical situation or was asked to do something against company policy.   Answer Question

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Palm Desert, CA
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Macy's (Palm Desert, CA) in September 2017.

    Interview

    Interviewer was hurried and seemed to just rattle off questions, no format. She spoke "Valley Girl" and didn't really seem all that interested in being present. Was supposed to interview with the manager who never showed up.

    Interview Questions


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