Carpetright
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Interviews at Carpetright

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Carpetright.
Interview experience
Based on 96 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 96 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 94 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Carpetright

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 4.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
51%
About a week
29%
About two weeks
9%
About a month
6%
More than one month
5%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
72%
Phone call/screening
29%
Problem solving exercises
18%
Written test
15%
Background check
9%
Least reported steps
Presentation
3%
Drug test
3%
They have no interview
3%

What candidates say about the interview process at Carpetright

  • The manager will sit you down at a desk out of earshot. They will ask some questions regarding suitability for the job in a pleasant manner.
    Shared on 9 February 2021 - Part Time Sales Assistant - Isle of wight.
  • Face to face interview in store.
    Shared on 3 April 2018 - Sales Adviser - Llandudno
  • Full dependant on position.
    Shared on 17 March 2018 - Sales Advisor - Northeast england

Interview questions at Carpetright

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • About my previous experience and some practise questions regarding subject matter (flooring estimates in this case).
    Shared on 9 February 2021 - Part Time Sales Assistant - Isle of wight.
  • All about sales & figures , team work , cash handling
    Shared on 26 April 2018 - Manger - Kent / south london
  • None really! i had got the job.
    Shared on 24 September 2017 - Warehouse Assistant - Northampton, Northamptonshire

Interview tips at Carpetright

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)41%
  • Formal (business suit)39%
  • They didn’t have a dress code12%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)5%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Carpetright

  • Customer experience is key, from selling to closing the order.
    Shared on 22 March 2021 - Store Manager - Kirkcaldy, Fife
  • Research the company and know the role you are applying for.
    Shared on 9 October 2020 - Manager - Purfleet, Essex
  • Ask for staff turn over, high staff turn over tells you what type of store it is, and how many staff are actually working in that store are MEANT to be in that store (i,e a amanager covering from anot…
    Shared on 17 March 2020 - Deputy Manager - uknown