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Interviews at Marks and Spencer

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Marks and Spencer.
Interview experience
Based on 56 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 56 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 54 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Marks and Spencer

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 4.

Interview process length
About a day or two
46%
About a week
28%
About two weeks
15%
About a month
7%
More than one month
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
75%
Phone call/screening
55%
Problem solving exercises
23%
Background check
13%
Group interview
11%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
0%
Drug test
0%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Marks and Spencer

  • Straight forward questions, it wasn't to formal where i was thinking how should i answer this question right.
    Shared on 25 July 2018 - Store Assistant - Grafton Underwood
  • Straight forward and fair
    Shared on 21 January 2018 - Christmas Temp Sales Assistant - Blanchardstown, County Dublin

Interview questions at Marks and Spencer

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Generally the same questions at most in interviews
    Shared on 8 January 2019 - Retail Sales Assistant - Cork
  • What can you tell us about Marks and Spencer :)
    Shared on 21 January 2018 - Christmas Temp Sales Assistant - Blanchardstown, County Dublin

Interview tips at Marks and Spencer

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)47%
  • Formal (business suit)27%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)17%
  • They didn’t have a dress code9%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Marks and Spencer

  • Always come in with great enthusiasm and a smile on your face
    Shared on 16 October 2019 - Marks & Spencer's Customer Support Assistant - Newbridge, County Kildare
  • Just be confident and be yourself
    Shared on 9 May 2019 - Fitting room assistant - Cork