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Birchbox Overview

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New York, NY
201 to 500 employees
2010
Company - Private
Beauty & Personal Accessories Stores
$25 to $50 million (USD) per year
Sephora
Founded in 2010, Birchbox is a leading beauty and grooming retailer, offering an efficient, personalized way to discover and shop for new products. We redefined the e-commerce experience by pairing a monthly subscription of samples with a curated online shop featuring more than ... Read more

Birchbox Reviews

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    I have been working at Birchbox full-time

    Pros

    Great co-workers who are passionate about success of company
    Nice beauty products around the office
    Flexible time off
    Good work/life balance
    Employee discount in shop
    Snacks in the office

    Cons

    Sometimes there a breakdown in communication from upper management. It seems like they are working to fix this, though.

    Advice to Management

    Need to trust employees with ideas that would allow company to be more of a disruption in the beauty industry.

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Birchbox Photos

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Birchbox Interviews

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    Photo Editor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
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    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Birchbox (New York, NY) in August 2014.

    Interview

    Applicants must complete a lengthy photo test before allowed to submit application. Met with 4 people back to back in the office. Office was extremely busy. Recruiter was first line of contact and than set me up with meeting rest of team.

    Interview Questions

    • About e-commerce experience   1 Answer
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