Pret A Manger
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Interviews at Pret A Manger

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Pret A Manger.
Interview experience
Based on 429 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 426 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 407 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Pret A Manger

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 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
46%
About a week
40%
About two weeks
10%
More than one month
3%
About a month
2%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
59%
Other
19%
Phone call/screening
16%
Group interview
13%
Presentation
9%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
3%
Take-home/sample work
2%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Pret A Manger

  • It wasn’t that bad just be well prepared. They ask questions like why Pret ? And if you know much about the role. They ask about your availability and if u have any related experience.
    Shared on 28 August 2019
  • The first interview was great, however the shop trial interview was very different. The employees told me that people that speak English should have office jobs and also said they thought I'd been Sp…
    Shared on 10 June 2019
  • I had my interview in Victoria when it used to be in the Railway Station, now they moved it to above a Pret shop in Victoria. But the interview process was very psychological. It wasn't as much on wha…
    Shared on 14 August 2018

Interview questions at Pret A Manger

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Why would you like to work here? And about availability.
    Shared on 18 August 2020 - Team Member - Brighton

Interview tips at Pret A Manger

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)38%
  • They didn’t have a dress code30%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)21%
  • Formal (business suit)8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Pret A Manger

  • Positivity and can-do attitude what Pret favours and a lot of energy.
    Shared on 17 February 2021 - Duty Manager / Supervisor - London

The first interview at Pret A Manger

How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In26%
  • Employee referral22%
  • Other15%
  • Through Indeed14%
  • I called them8%

How candidates received their first interview at Pret A Manger

  • My friend introdcued me to Pret
    Shared on 8 September 2019 - Team Leader - Glasgow
  • By friends
    Shared on 25 March 2019 - Asistant Manager - London City Airport