Edinburgh Woollen Mill
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Interviews at Edinburgh Woollen Mill

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Edinburgh Woollen Mill.
Interview experience
Based on 138 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 137 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 130 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Edinburgh Woollen Mill

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 5.

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
53%
About a week
25%
About two weeks
12%
About a month
6%
More than one month
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
81%
Phone call/screening
18%
Background check
10%
Other
7%
Written test
6%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
2%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Edinburgh Woollen Mill

  • Management did not ask any questions just asked availability
    Shared on 24 March 2019 - Sales Assistant - Southport, Merseyside
  • They will hire anything that breathes.
    Shared on 6 February 2019 - Office Manager - Matlock Bath, Derbyshire
  • Simple. Cv , interview.
    Shared on 26 December 2017 - Sales Assistant (Full-time) - Pitlochry, Perth and Kinross

Interview questions at Edinburgh Woollen Mill

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What days you can work & do you have your own mode of transportation.
    Shared on 18 June 2019 - PART-TIME SALES ASSISTANT - Yarnton
  • General interview questions, customer care focused questions.
    Shared on 22 June 2018 - Assistant - Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire
  • Previous experience
    Shared on 11 January 2018 - Assistant Manager - Oxford, Oxfordshire

The first interview at Edinburgh Woollen Mill

How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In37%
  • Through Indeed19%
  • Paper application15%
  • Employee referral11%
  • Recruiter contacted me7%

How candidates received their first interview at Edinburgh Woollen Mill

  • Saw advert in shop, showed my interest and got an interview.
    Shared on 28 July 2020 - Retail Assistant - Stockton-on-Tees
  • By talking to staff and asking if they had any vacancies
    Shared on 22 August 2019 - Customer Assistant - Bletchley