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Interviews at Clarks

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Clarks.

Interview experience

Based on 931 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 919 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 819 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Clarks

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 6.

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

Interview process length
About a day or two
50%
About a week
34%
About two weeks
11%
About a month
3%
More than one month
2%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
55%
Group interview
40%
Phone call/screening
22%
Problem solving exercises
18%
Other
7%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
2%
Take-home/sample work
1%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Clarks

  • There was a group interview to begin with where we were split into two smaller groups, had to make note of selling points of some shoes and then present to everyone else. Then in the one to one interv…
    Shared on 3 August 2021
  • It was a group interview and we had to choose a shoe in the store and pitch it to the group - explaining why we liked it and good reasons to buy it. We then just had a casual conversation between the …
    Shared on 17 July 2021
  • I had a group interview and they paired us up and we had to remember 3 things about our partner and share to the group, then they did one-to-one interviews which lasted about 5 minutes and then we had…
    Shared on 3 July 2021
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Interview questions at Clarks

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • - What’s your availability? - Do you have any holidays booked ?- What days can you work/is there any days you can’t work? - What is your greatest achievement so far ? - Why have you applied for th…
    Shared on 20 June 2019
  • - What is your favourite food?- What is your favourite TV show?- What is on your bucket list?- Where would you travel?- How many siblings do you have?- Draw 3 things you like and 3 things you do …
    Shared on 7 September 2018 - Sales Team Member - West Midlands
  • How I felt working there if I. Had any previous experience name number
    Shared on 25 August 2018 - Work Experience - York, North Yorkshire

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Interview tips at Clarks

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)53%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)24%
  • They didn’t have a dress code13%
  • Formal (business suit)9%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Clarks

  • professionalism and enthusiasm
    Shared on 13 May 2022 - Sales Assistant (part-time) - Dewsbury
  • Jobs go before interviews arranged
    Shared on 17 December 2020 - Shop Assistant - West Yorkshire
  • Be confident with working with children, dress smart casual and smile!
    Shared on 29 August 2019 - Part time covering weekends and school holidays - Cheshire Oaks, Cheshire

The first interview at Clarks

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed44%
  • Walk-In15%
  • Employee referral11%
  • Paper application10%
  • Recruiter contacted me8%

How candidates received their first interview at Clarks

  • I applied online through their website and got a phone call back within 2 weeks asking me to go for an interview.
    Shared on 18 June 2019
  • I gave my CV instore when I was sixteen
    Shared on 16 February 2019 - Sales Assistant - Bath
  • I handed my CV in store to the manager and was told to come in for an interview.
    Shared on 30 October 2018 - Sales Assistant - London, Greater London
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