Dixons Carphone
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Interviews at Dixons Carphone

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Dixons Carphone.
Interview experience
Based on 1,130 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 1,121 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 1,080 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Dixons Carphone

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
38%
About a week
31%
About two weeks
14%
About a month
11%
More than one month
6%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
72%
Phone call/screening
45%
Problem solving exercises
29%
Background check
24%
Group interview
20%
Least reported steps
Drug test
4%
They have no interview
3%
Take-home/sample work
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at Dixons Carphone

  • I went for an interview at the Irlam depot for a 7.5t driving job. The manager of the Manchester depot who was supposed to interview me wasnt in so the Wigan manager interviewed me. He was a very gen…
    Shared on 16 November 2019
  • The interview is very standard however the outcome of the interview took a month of chasing and being ignored even though your promised an answer within 3 days very poor communication
    Shared on 14 November 2019
  • Asked a few questions and then its welcome time.
    Shared on 13 July 2019 - 7.5t Driver & install - Stevenage

Interview questions at Dixons Carphone

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Experience in salesDealing with customer issues Helping colleagues out with their issues
    Shared on 12 October 2019 - Sales Advisor/Apple Master - Southend-on-Sea, Essex
  • Tell me about a time
    Shared on 29 July 2019 - Campaign Delivery Manager, - Acton
  • Previous experience, willingness to work hard and English level
    Shared on 11 July 2019 - Warehouse Operative - Newark-on-Trent

Interview tips at Dixons Carphone

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)42%
  • Formal (business suit)33%
  • They didn’t have a dress code12%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)11%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Dixons Carphone

  • You're better off not working their unless you want to do customer service.
    Shared on 9 January 2021 - Outbound Sales Advisor - Loughborough
  • Can’t advise as that’s a seperate role in the company. However excellent product knowledge on various technology and how to resolve them is a strong must if you wish to get, and succeed in the job.
    Shared on 18 July 2020 - Sales Assistant - Truro
  • Confidence
    Shared on 14 October 2018 - customer advisor - Sheffield

The first interview at Dixons Carphone

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed31%
  • Other20%
  • Other online job site13%
  • Employee referral13%
  • Recruiter contacted me8%

How candidates received their first interview at Dixons Carphone

  • Applied in Store
    Shared on 1 September 2019 - Sales Assistant - Staples Corner, London
  • Focus on the company and individuals skills and compatibility to understand if it suitable to employ.
    Shared on 25 June 2019 - Sales Advisor (Part-time) - Banbury, Oxfordshire
  • Was invited
    Shared on 2 May 2019 - Sales Colleague - Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire