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Century 21 Stores Overview

New York, NY
1001 to 5000 employees
1961
Company - Private
Department, Clothing, & Shoe Stores
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Century 21 Department Store, established in 1961, is legendary for its exceptional offering of pure designer merchandise in every category up to 65% off retail every day. The boutique of the off-price and leader in high-end fashion retail for over 50 years, Century 21 Department ... Read more

Mission: C21 CORE VALUES
OUR HIGHER PURPOSE
Deliver Value to Live Better
OUR VALUES

RESPECT: Value, empower and connect with each other, with humility

COMMUNICATE: share, discuss and listen openly, with ... Read more

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  • Brooklyn is hosting a Job Fair this Friday 3/31 from 11am-5pm. Met us at 472 86th Street Brooklyn, NY 11209. Visit us at http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQdn9 for current job opportunities.

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Century 21 Stores – Why Work For Us?


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Century 21 Department Store, established in 1961, is legendary for its exceptional offering of pure designer merchandise in every category up to 65% off retail every day. The leader in high-end fashion retail for over 50 years, Century 21 Department Store offers men's, women's and children's apparel, footwear, outerwear, lingerie and accessories along with cosmetics and home goods at select stores and online at C21Stores.com.

Century 21 Department Store is headquartered in New York City and operates 13 stores: Lower Manhattan Upper West Side of Manhattan Brooklyn, NY Rego Park, Queens Westbury, Long Island Morristown, New Jersey Paramus, New Jersey Jersey Gardens, Elizabeth NJ Philadelphia, PA Green Acres, Valley Stream NY City Point , Brooklyn Sawgrass Mills, Fort Lauderdale Florida Yonkers, NY.

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For over 50 years, Century 21 has made high fashion affordable and attainable every day. We want our customers to not only look great, but also feel fantastic knowing they got the best deal possible. In addition to our 9 department stores, we also have C21stores.com. Our customers can also get incredible Century 21 savings and selection online! We’re all about keeping the fashion conscious on the cutting edge with up to 65% off top designers. 100% of the time. At Century 21, you can afford to look great anytime.

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Recognized as New York's most popular discount department store, Century 21 Department Store is recruiting talented professionals that are dedicated to delivering value to our guests and each other. Our higher purpose of delivering value to live better is at the core of everything we do.  If you want to be part of team where respect, honesty and positivity are more than just words, we invite you to come grow with us!

Century 21 Stores Reviews

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    I worked at Century 21 Stores part-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great off price designer niche
    Company ownership wants to do right by its' team
    Work life balance is good

    Cons

    Lack of effective on-boarding
    Not enough internal promotions
    Office design needs rethinking

    Advice to Management

    Create opportunities to listen to the team rather than always counting on just a few people to provide accurate feedback

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Century 21 Stores Photos

Century 21 Stores photo of: Lincoln Square, Manhattan, NY
Century 21 Stores photo of: Loving this raincoat and sunglasses combo!
Century 21 Stores photo of: Show off your savings!
Century 21 Stores photo of: Employees from across the company were the focus of our photoshoot
Century 21 Stores photo of: Our Spring Campaign is made up of real C21ers
Century 21 Stores photo of: Designer Shoe Tour!
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    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Century 21 Stores.

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    Basic math test some addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. General paperwork, two group interviews one big one and one small one and a
    1 on 1 interview. HR calls your references on the spot.

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    • Tell me about a time you had to deal with a difficult customer or coworker. And how did you handle it?   Answer Question
    • Would you accept an item return that doesn’t have the original packaging and receipt?   1 Answer
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