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WH Smith

Graduate Buyer, Buying/Business Development at WH Smith

Application Advice: I, in particular, got the role as I had a lot of retail experience (not essential) but I would go into detail on any experience and learning gained from this environment. Definitely, submit a covering letter as this is optional.

Interview Advice: Everyone at the assessment/interview day was very friendly. Be as engaging as possible and ask questions to show your interest in the business. Remember that on the day assessors will be looking at your ability to work and contribute to a team as well as individually.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Assistant Merchandiser, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Show a passion for retail, products and willingness to learn.

Interview Advice: Being open, honest and humble about yourself.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Loss Prevention Manager, Loss Prevention at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Think about why a career in Loss Prevention might suit you. Research into the off-price model. Emphasise your leadership abilities. Get experience in coaching or leading teams and people.

Interview Advice: Be yourself! We are a friendly and welcoming department. If you aren't sure about anything that comes up in the interview, just ask. I was asked some situational reasoning questions, so have some examples prepared.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Finance Graduate, Finance at TJX Europe

Interview Advice: Be yourself during the interview, genuine personality is important and TJX recruiters are aware when you are just doing what you think they want to see from you.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Assistant Merchandiser, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Understand the off-price model and what this means in the retail environment.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be prepared for online tests - practice tests online. Assessment day - be yourself, be curious, be inclusive.

Interview Advice: Be prepared, stay calm, be yourself, be curious.

Industry: Retail

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VOLKSWAGEN Group UK

National Communications Executive, Marketing at VOLKSWAGEN Group UK

Application Advice: Research the automotive industry and show a keen interest in this. Show your determination to work hard and succeed/progress.

Interview Advice: Be confident in your answers. Show passion about the role and the brand. Give clear, structured examples of previous experience.

Industry: Retail

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VOLKSWAGEN Group UK

Residual Value Executive, Group Used Vehicles at VOLKSWAGEN Group UK

Application Advice: Ensure you thoroughly research the company and the future of the industry.

Interview Advice: Just be yourself and let your personality come through. Team work is vital in all roles and therefore you need to be the right fit for the business.

Industry: Retail

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VOLKSWAGEN Group UK

Marketing Project Executive, Marketing Communications at VOLKSWAGEN Group UK

Application Advice: You can apply to the graduate programme with any experience/background. It's a good idea to research the group, brands, and the graduate programme itself so you know it's the right fit for you. In the application, try and answer the questions as clearly and directly as possible.

Interview Advice: Reflect on your past experiences and prepare strong examples to use for competency based interviews but, most importantly, remember to be yourself because motivational fit really matters.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Think carefully about your answers and make sure you understand as best you can the company and the job role. Offer as many examples as you can about why you'd be good for the role and the company.

Interview Advice: Be yourself! There is such a wide range of people who work here. Show passion and knowledge about the business and the wider industry.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Analyst, Soft Home at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Practice the aptitude tests online beforehand. Read through the TJX website and see if the culture is right for you.

Interview Advice: Read up on the company and Retail landscape generally to show enthusiasm and come across knowledgeable in your interview.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Prepare well. Visit a TK Maxx and a Homesense! Be enthusiastic and honest in your interview. Don't worry about the assessment centre - I quite enjoyed it!

Interview Advice: Think about what you would you would like to see in TK Maxx that isn't there already.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Kids & Toys at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Learn the business model, think about why you want the job and why you'd be suitable. Go to a few stores and identify consistent features and think about why we operate like that. Be enthusiastic, curious and want to learn.

Interview Advice: Look on Glassdoor and other job-related websites, it has similar examples to what you'd be asked in the interview and at the assessment centre.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Analyst, Kids & Toys at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be honest about yourself.

Interview Advice: Be confident and show off talents or skills that are unique to you, including your personality!

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandise at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Take your time and really let your personality shine through. You should also make it clear that you understand TK Maxx's business model - it's all on the website!

Interview Advice: Be friendly! So much of the interview is based on whether they think you'll fit in with the company, the rest can be taught on the job.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be yourself, the cultural fit is very important

Interview Advice: Be yourself, the cultural fit is very important Listen in team exercises and be curious

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Allocation Analyst, Cookshop at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be yourself!

Interview Advice: Be yourself, be honest, show your personality, show key team player skills but also that you can hold an opinion!

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Kids and Toys at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Make yourself stand out and don't be afraid to be different in your answers.

Interview Advice: Have a brief understanding of TK Maxx and how they work. Be ready for competency questions.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Assistant Merchandiser, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be friendly, open, curious and engaged.

Interview Advice: Do your research, and understand the company and why you like it!

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Allocation Analyst, Mens Modbox, Denim and Trousers/Shorts at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Research the company successes and ways of operating.

Interview Advice: Be yourself, let your personality shine through.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Online Conversion Assistant Manager, Ecommerce at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Understand the company culture and its values.

Interview Advice: Be informed about the off price business model, be curious, have a walk in more than one store.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Analyst, Shoes at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Spend time researching the culture because it truly is at the heart of everything we do and if the culture doesn't suit you then working at TJX may not be for you.

Interview Advice: Spend time researching the business model because an understanding of that and a commitment to delivering it is what the business is looking for.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Research the business model, and what a merchandiser does.

Interview Advice: Again, understand how the business model works. Think about competitors. Most of all try and show your personality and don't be scared to challenge views.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Allocation Analyst, Buying and Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Have a memorable fun fact about yourself to make you stand out, as there's a question about that.

Interview Advice: Come prepared with knowledge of the off-price business and what you would like to see in store. They want to know how you can impact the floor. Have examples of working in a fast-paced environment.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be yourself. Practice the tests as much a possible. Show TK Maxx why they should hire you and highlight the things that make you different.

Interview Advice: TJX invests a lot in its people so it's important to be friendly and personable. Try to think outside the box as it is a company that also celebrates uniqueness. Think about what the company does well as well as what it could improve on.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Make sure you have researched the company, what merchandising is, what your role is and how this fits into the business. Have lots of examples of times where you've shown what skills you've got and how they're relevant to this role- e.g if you organised an event in University or led a group project and how this makes you the ideal candidate for the role.

Interview Advice: Be honest and open and don't try to change your personality for the day. You need to be truthful because this culture might not be for everyone and you need to know that this is a company where you'll enjoy coming to work every day and want to be there!

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Interview Advice: Be yourself

Industry: Retail

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DHL Supply Chain

Graduate Trainee, Warehouse at DHL Supply Chain

Application Advice: Be honest and open about your experiences as these will identify the best role for you.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Take your time to prepare properly as the application process is made up of many different parts.

Interview Advice: Keep an open mind as the assessment day is designed to challenge you in lots of different situations and environments.

Industry: Retail

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Virgin Media

Business Intelligence Analyst, Strategy and Planning at Virgin Media

Application Advice: Don't be afraid to stand out - don't necessarily say what you think people want to hear.

Interview Advice: Show personality and interest in the company - ask questions.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Solution Developer I, IT at TJX Europe

Interview Advice: Be friendly, talkative, ask a lot of questions, learn about the off-price retail model.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Finance Graduate, Finance at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be honest and open to other peoples suggestions.

Interview Advice: Be yourself.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Finance Graduate, IT Finance at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Display your wish to work within retail as well as finance.

Interview Advice: Be yourself and enthusiastic.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Assistant Merchandiser, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be enthusiastic, honest, have a passion for fashion and be interested in a career in merchandising or buying.

Interview Advice: A lot of competency-based questions & questions about the retail market i.e. who are Tk Maxx's competitors.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Loss Prevention Graduate, Loss Prevention at TJX Europe

Application Advice: The applications are just formalities, don't get too stressed with the online interviews and questions, everyone is nervous!

Interview Advice: I was told to just be myself, TJX hires nice, genuine people so just be yourself and smile!

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be personable.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Finance Graduate, BP&A at TJX Europe

Interview Advice: Find out as much as possible about the off-price model.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Merchandiser, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Try to maintain a balance of previous work experience and what attracts you to the specific role but also about why TJX Europe as a company and why you think you would suit working at the business.

Interview Advice: Make sure that you are friendly and inquisitive! The company strongly encourages asking questions and coaching is a key part of any level of role within the business.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: - Show international work experience

Interview Advice: - Show how you are a people person and understand the unique company structure

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be honest!

Interview Advice: Be yourself! Be honest! The interview/assessment day team have put time into reading your application and preparing to meet you, so be honest and be yourself. They’re hoping to gauge if you’re the right fit so no point in lying.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Assistant Merchandiser, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Practice for the tests before carrying them out

Interview Advice: Be enthusiastic, approachable and a team player.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Anaylst, Body + Bath (Merchandising) at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Do not worry about not having work experience in merchandising, they look for the right person and teach them the rest once your here.

Interview Advice: Be yourself!

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Junior Business Analyst, IT at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Research off price retail

Interview Advice: Be honest and open, show interest and knowledge in the sector you are applying

Industry: Retail

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WH Smith

Graduate Project Manager, Project Management at WH Smith

Application Advice: Be prepared for a phone interview

Interview Advice: Be confident

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: It is challenging and practice is very important in terms of the online tests but they give you a good amount of time in which to complete them. I am an internal applicant so in that respect I would suggest that you get involved in everything you can, relationships are incredibly important in this business so the more people you know and more experience you gain will only help you as you build your career.

Interview Advice: Again I would suggest you practice with lots of different people from different levels and jobs. Try and be as relaxed as possible and have some ideas (that you have thought through) and some of your achievements up your sleeve.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Analyst, Active at TJX Europe

Interview Advice: Be yourself

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Loss Prevention Graduate, Loss Prevention at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Prepare Show them what you've got Highlight relevant knowledge, skills and experience

Interview Advice: Know the business model, Off-Price Be yourself Prepare

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Los Prevention Graduate, Loss Prevention at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be yourself and be curious.

Interview Advice: Relax and let your personality show. Research and shop in the company's stores and come to the interview with new ideas.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Finance at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Make sure you learn about the off-price model as it makes TJX very different from other retailers

Interview Advice: Come prepared and just be yourself

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Country Merchandiser, European Store Development at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be yourself, culture is so important in this business and you need to be sure this is the right fit for you. Ensure you are clear on what scheme you are applying to and what it involves.

Interview Advice: Make sure you do your homework about the business - go to our stores and ensure you are clued up on the business model - it is unique and not many other businesses operate this way in the UK, so it's important you understand what we are all about!

Industry: Retail

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AMV BBDO

Account Executive, Account Management at AMV BBDO

Application Advice: This industry is different to many and in my opinion embraces people for who they are. Therefore when applying the questions are intended to highlight what makes you an individual as opposed to reeling off how much work experience you have/ all the achievements obtained. I'd therefore advise candidates to be their complete self no matter how quirky that might be!

Interview Advice: When attending the interview, it's always good to be as confident as possible and aware of what is going on in wider society not just advertising. I'd suggest reading the news right up to the day of the interview and having on opinion on everything.

Industry: Retail

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Express Vending

Marketing Manager, Marketing at Express Vending

Application Advice: Be unique.

Interview Advice: Prepare for questions that will test your attitude. Don't be put off.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Finance Graduate, Financial Accounts at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Take some time to understand what the company is about, the way it works, its history and its values. TJX isn't any regular retailer, so it's good to really understand the job you will be doing before applying.

Interview Advice: Be yourself above anything else. This company has a big focus on finding the right personalities match, and isn't looking for your stereotypical stuffy accountant type! Show your inquisitive and interested side.

Industry: Retail

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Majestic Wine

Recruitment Consultant, People Team at Majestic Wine

Interview Advice: Thoroughly research the company's point of difference.

Industry: Retail

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Majestic Wine

New Talent Partner, Recruitment at Majestic Wine

Application Advice: Do your research on the company and include specific information about what you know about the role/Majestic Wine that inspired you to apply for the role.

Interview Advice: Majestic Wine is full of positive, personable, hard working and committed employees. Therefore, we look for people who share that same enthusiasm, positive outlook and can ultimately communicate effectively with everyone who works at the company.

Industry: Retail

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Express Vending

Area Retail Manager, Retail at Express Vending

Application Advice: Stand out, talk about what makes you different from others.

Interview Advice: Be sure to get your personality across and be sure to have plenty of examples of leadership and other transferable skills.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Finance Graduate, Finance at TJX Europe

Interview Advice: Make sure you research the company as much as possible beforehand, and think of things about yourself which will make you different from other candidates, whilst also fitting into the culture.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandise & Buying at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Show your passion for the company

Interview Advice: Be yourself and prepare the off-price model

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be true to yourself.

Interview Advice: Be chatty and outgoing.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Highlight your key skills and experience within a retail/team environment.

Interview Advice: Be comfortable and engaging with the interviewer, don't be scared to just have a chat as being open and easy to talk to will get you far in this company.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Allocation Analyst, Shoes Merchandising at TJX Europe

Interview Advice: Be personable and confident! Share your thoughts & have fun!

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Showing excitement and interest.

Interview Advice: Curiosity, asking questions and team working.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Interview Advice: Just be yourself. Personality is super important for the Company, as well as relationships. Don't be shy, enjoy yourself, and show curiosity!

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Logistics Analyst, Logistics at TJX Europe

Interview Advice: Be open and honest. They are more interested in who you are as a person and if you would be a good cultural fit.

Industry: Retail

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VOLKSWAGEN Group UK

VOLKSWAGEN Group UK

Application Advice: Be honest and give the questions some thought. They aren't trying to trip you up or expect you to come up with something ground breaking that no one else has ever thought of before. They just want to know that you understand the basics and that they can develop you.

Interview Advice: Be genuine. The people interviewing have done it countless times before. They'll pick up very early on if the candidate is suitable or not. Prepare your answers. They will ask for examples based on "going above and beyond" and "leadership" examples etc. If you have these prepared with the way that you were able to implement, measure and deal with problems - you'll have a good answer.

Industry: Retail

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Express Vending

Marketing Executive, Marketing at Express Vending

Application Advice: Make your CV stand out.

Interview Advice: Be confident in the decisions you've made through your past work experience & education.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Core Merchandising / Buying at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be genuine and honest, enthusiastic and passionate Exercise for the logic/maths/linguistic tests

Interview Advice: Visit a store, and like something about it to be able to talk the interviewer through it. 1. company knowledge 2. plan for future 3. set back and success about one's own career/experience

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: -Highlight international experience and multilingual ability -In the video interview, be enthusiastic, positive and articulate - it doesn't matter so much what you say, more how you say it! -Make sure you say why you want to work for this company in particular; maybe do some research..!

Interview Advice: -Don't try to be the first one to speak, interrupt or disregard others. Teamwork is important rather than individual ability -Don't be afraid to give an opinion -Think about what you say and how you say it in order to earn the respect of the others in the team exercises -Visit a TK store before your interview, have opinions on what you've seen and what you might change

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Assistant Merchandiser, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Prepare well for the Online Video Interview. Be yourself!

Interview Advice: A lot of competency based interview questions. Think back to times you had to take over responsibility or show strength in emotional intelligence and talk about your experience - make it vivid!

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: The best bit of advice is to be honest and show your passion for a career in retail, as well as any experiences that you have that would be beneficial to this role. By giving these on your application the company can really get a sense of what you can bring to the business.

Interview Advice: Show your true character and passion, enthusiasm is key to having an enjoyable interview experience. Questions related to scenario type questions and how you dealt with situations. Also a few questions were asked about the brand and your awareness of current company campaigns and ideas.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Give yourself enough time to properly apply and think of creative answers to the questions.

Interview Advice: Be yourself and research the company beforehand.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Alocation Analyst, Buying and Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Practice papers.

Interview Advice: Research the company in great detail. Understand the off-price model.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst/Assistant Buyer, Merchandising and Buying Kids & Toys GM at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be yourself but show your interests as best as you can. TJX are interested in recruiting a diverse array of people and any way you can show external interests and experience are great.

Interview Advice: Think about the big retail picture - I was asked about Brexit and what it would mean for the off price business world. Think about other candidates at the assessment centre too. They are interested in how you work and communicate with others and this is a big company focus.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Buying and Merchandising placement, Buying and Merchandising placement at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Properly prepare for the maths/English tests.

Interview Advice: Be yourself - they are looking to see if you fit into the culture.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Menswear at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Foreign languages are appreciated. Knowledge of the off-price model.

Interview Advice: Knowledge of the off-price model and the business more generally including competitors.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Allocation Analyst, Merchandising at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be yourself.

Interview Advice: Share your opinions.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

, at TJX Europe

Application Advice: have 3 fun facts about you ready

Interview Advice: Be yourself

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Loss Prevention Manager, Loss Prevention at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Learn what an Off-price buisness is. Visit Tkmaxx and Homesense stores Do your research.

Interview Advice: Be yourself, they hire people for who they are. Think about why you want to work here, and don't give a generic answer, give an honest one. This is not only the companies chance to find out about you but also your chance to find out about us and whether you would like to here. Ask questions and be curious!!

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

eCommerce Payments and Fraud Specialist, Loss Prevention at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Just be yourself, the company values individuality

Industry: Retail

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WH Smith

Assistant Buyer, Buying – Food at WH Smith

Interview Advice: Think about the retail industry as a whole, particularly around WH Smith's areas of business (eg. food / drink / news & mags / books / stationary). Don't just focus on Smith's.

Industry: Retail

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WH Smith

International Finance Graduate, Finance at WH Smith

Interview Advice: Do research on both High Street and Travel beforehand. I was asked what is WHSmith Travel's most sold product.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Finance Graduate, Finance at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Make sure you show you are interested in the company itself and in the retail sector - it is not just an understanding of Finance that counts.

Interview Advice: I would say it is very important to be yourself. Do not try to play a specific role, TJX is looking for people with values that fit into the company culture. The tasks at the assessment day give you a chance to show your personality and character, so just be as natural as possible.

Industry: Retail

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TJX Europe

Senior Allocation Analyst, at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Make sure you really understand the off price business model, and how that compares to full price.

Interview Advice: Lots of competency questions such as: - Tell me about a time when you've made a mistake. - Give an example of a time when you have used your initiative.

Industry: Retail

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Sales assistant, Travel at WH Smith

Application Advice: Professional looking CV. Flexibility. Willingness to progress.

Interview Advice: Professional and clean appearance. Arrive early. Be honest Body language is a key factor. Ask open questions. No negative emotions.

Industry: Retail

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Team Leader, Books at WH Smith

Application Advice: Just be yourself

Interview Advice: Not to stress out to much

Industry: Retail

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customer advisor, emergency breakdwown at The Automobile Association

Application Advice: know what you are talking about and be truthful.

Interview Advice: dress appropriately and have questions ready to ask as it is better to know before you start rather than asking questions after.

Industry: Retail

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Customer Service Apprentice, Emergency Breakdown at The Automobile Association

Application Advice: Make sure you read into what you're going to be doing well.

Interview Advice: Make sure you answer truthfully and think about how it will affect you as a person and as a worker.

Industry: Retail

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Finance Apprentice, Accounts Payables at TJX Europe

Application Advice: Be Honest. Know the Off-Price model. Be Prepared.

Interview Advice: Who is your role model? What is your proudest achievement?

Industry: Retail

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Assistant Manager, Store at Majestic Wine

Application Advice: Majestic now care less about wine knowledge, only training people to level 2. It is more about the operations and showing you have common sense.

Interview Advice: #TWAM (together we are majestic).

Industry: Retail

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Finance Apprentice, Finance at TJX Europe

Interview Advice: Get a clear idea of what the off-price model is and what TKMaxx and Homesense are. Prepare questions and be yourself, TJX likes bright and fresh people, who are flexible and curious.

Industry: Retail

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Finance, Finance at TJX Europe

Interview Advice: Know the business & ask questions, show curiosity.

Industry: Retail

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WH Smith

Interview Advice: Be confident but too confident

Industry: Retail

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Manager, Retail at Majestic Wine

Application Advice: Be yourself, show you are an out going confident person

Interview Advice: Understand that this is customer service and sales role, not out and out management.

Industry: Retail

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Assistant manager at Majestic Wine

Application Advice: customer service understand who your client base is and listen

Interview Advice: be honest

Industry: Retail

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Store Management at Majestic Wine

Application Advice: Be aware of what the job involves - long hours and working weekends - before you apply. It does not necessarily lead to a good work/life balance.

Interview Advice: Relax and show how personable you are. If you can hold a conversation with someone you don't know you'll be fine.

Industry: Retail

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Trainee manager, In store at Majestic Wine

Application Advice: Customer service is key, show you understand this. Enthusiasm to learn about BWS is more important than current knowledge.

Interview Advice: Give examples of when you have given good customer service, why are you interested in working for majestic - is it retail or wine. (Neither is wrong but have a reason). Be enthusiastic!

Industry: Retail

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Store Manager, Retail at Majestic Wine

Interview Advice: Having prior wine knowledge is not important. Showing a willingness and enthusiasm to learn about wine is paramount to being successful at interview. Demonstrate you are easy to get along with, bubbly and personable. Asked questions about major competitors

Industry: Retail

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assistant manager, retail shop at Majestic Wine

Application Advice: Be enthusiastic and do your research on the company

Interview Advice: Make sure all your responses are customer satisfaction focused

Industry: Retail

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Team Leader Development, Sales at WH Smith

Application Advice: Study the company and what makes it tick.

Interview Advice: Be confident and outgoing.

Industry: Retail

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