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Interviews at Lush Cosmetics

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

Interview experience

Based on 579 interviews
Favourable

Interview difficulty

Based on 584 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 513 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Lush Cosmetics

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 7.

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

Interview process length
About a week
39%
About a day or two
33%
About two weeks
20%
About a month
6%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
Group interview
64%
On-site interview
55%
Problem solving exercises
24%
Presentation
18%
Phone call/screening
12%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
2%
Background check
1%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Lush Cosmetics

  • It is such a long process. Felt like I was applying for a profession job, when in fact it was only a Christmas temp position. So firstly I handed my CV with a cover page, which felt like I was writi…
    Shared on 24 November 2018
  • Group interview where they do things like ask you to sell a product etc. And then if you’re successful you’ll get a trial shift. It was a really chill interview and everyone was really nice. A bit of …
    Shared on 2 September 2018
  • Really easy and chill.
    Shared on 20 June 2018 - Produciton Assistant - Poole, Dorset
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Interview questions at Lush Cosmetics

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • How to deal with certain situations that may happen on site and i believe the last question was one interesting thing about myself aka achievements or goals for life
    Shared on 23 November 2022 - Production Operative - Poole
  • Started off with ice breakers such as two truths and one lie. Describe Lush as if you’re talking to someone who has never visited a Lush before. (Basically cover all the key points about Lush)What m…
    Shared on 20 January 2019
  • Played icebreaker games, which was quite fun! Then we got a product to learn for about 10 minutes then to sell! Welcomed back for trial shift, had to learn about 3 products and sell it to manager befo…
    Shared on 29 June 2018 - Sale Assistant - Dudley, West Midlands

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Interview tips at Lush Cosmetics

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)40%
  • They didn’t have a dress code35%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)22%
  • Formal (business suit)2%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Lush Cosmetics

  • Honestly it’s a perfect job! Unless you hate being on your feet then this isn’t the job for you, but everyone is so welcoming.. pay is incredible and breaks are so good for the hours you do
    Shared on 23 November 2022 - Production Operative - Poole
  • Very good baths bomds and skin care
    Shared on 7 December 2020
  • Be yourself
    Shared on 17 September 2020 - Retail Assistant - Watford

The first interview at Lush Cosmetics

How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In26%
  • Through Indeed21%
  • Other20%
  • Other online job site11%
  • Employee referral10%

How candidates received their first interview at Lush Cosmetics

  • I saw an advert in their window they were hiring and dropped off my CV and cover letter. You can apply online to some stores too.
    Shared on 10 February 2022 - Supervisor/Keyholder - Sheffield
  • I had a group interview with presentation, and a shop floor trial
    Shared on 31 January 2022 - Store Manager - Manchester, Greater Manchester
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