JD Sports Fashion
Happiness score is 43 out of 100
3.2 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at JD Sports Fashion

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at JD Sports Fashion.
Interview experience
Based on 1,026 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 1,026 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 995 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at JD Sports Fashion

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
52%
About a week
33%
About two weeks
10%
More than one month
3%
About a month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
63%
Problem solving exercises
14%
Written test
13%
Phone call/screening
13%
Group interview
12%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
4%
Take-home/sample work
3%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at JD Sports Fashion

  • Had an interview and was contacted the same day saying I got the job
    Shared on 16 November 2020
  • I have my CV into the shop and got an interview on the spot for a week later. I tried to match the uniform black jeans, plain black top, black jacket and nice trainers. They took me into the back some…
    Shared on 3 November 2019
  • Very relaxed. Both staff members was funny and realistic. Group interview. The normal introduce yourself. Played guess who I am game then “sold” an item in the room to everyone else. However they did …
    Shared on 23 October 2019

Interview questions at JD Sports Fashion

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Can you tell me your age and a little bit about yourself?Can you tell me what fabric technology is used in our shoes?Can you give me an example of when you have had to deal with a difficult customer…
    Shared on 22 November 2020
  • Asked to sell a shoe and crep protect. Asked about future ambitions, experience in a team, what motivates you
    Shared on 16 November 2020
  • The following questions (from what i can remember) were asked to me when i went for my interview (Oct2019)- Tell me about yourself- Customer sales experience- How would you sell a can of Crep prote…
    Shared on 3 November 2019

Interview tips at JD Sports Fashion

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)45%
  • They didn’t have a dress code24%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)22%
  • Formal (business suit)6%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at JD Sports Fashion

  • Don’t bother you’ll be treated like a slave
    Shared on 3 April 2019 - Sales Assistant/Cashier - Liverpool

The first interview at JD Sports Fashion

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed42%
  • Walk-In18%
  • Recruiter contacted me8%
  • Employee referral8%
  • Other online job site7%

How candidates received their first interview at JD Sports Fashion

  • I sent my CV through email and within a week I had an interview.
    Shared on 1 September 2019
  • Applied for a job online
    Shared on 22 February 2019 - Sales Assistant (Christmas Temp) - Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Through a friend
    Shared on 12 October 2018 - Sales Assistant - Harlow