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Carpetright Overview

Purfleet, England (UK)
1001 to 5000 employees
1988
Company - Public (CPR)
Retail
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Topps Tiles, ScS Sofas, Dreams
Carpetright hasn't been wrong about flooring. Founded in 1988, Carpetright is the leading European flooring retailer with 650-plus stores operating under the Carpetright banner throughout the UK and Ireland. The company also boasts more than 120 stores located ... Read more

Carpetright Reviews

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    Former Employee - Sales Advisor
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    I worked at Carpetright part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great team, minimum wage but the commission really pulls it up to a very nice salary, friendly company, lots of shifts, flexible!

    Cons

    Not a huge amount of training, but good to learn on the go.

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Carpetright Interviews

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    Sales Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Manchester, England (UK)
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Carpetright (Manchester, England (UK)) in September 2016.

    Interview

    The interview was based on a pre prepared sheet with numerous questions. Conducted by the sales manager
    Lasted approx an hour with standard questions
    Why do you want to work for Carpetright?
    What do you know about Carpetright?
    Tell me a situation when you have received good customer service?
    Tell me a situation when you have received bad customer service, why, what could have been done to make situation better?

    Interview Questions

    • Sell me a pencil over a pen.   1 Answer
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