Questions and Answers about River Island

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What questions do they ask at the interviews and what should you answer

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They asked us to recall a good or bad experience we’ve had before. that was the only question we were really asked, after that we had to perform a couple of practical tasks - for example, making an outfit for a famous person and asking us to sell an item

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They make you put together an outfit of the river island brand for a celebrity of your choice and you have to explain why u choose what to the group.

Answered - Sales Advisor (Former Employee) - Oxford, Oxfordshire

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They ask questions about fashion and whats the new trend.

Answered - Retail Assistant (Former Employee) - Manchester

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It depends on who does your interview, my interview was a group interview and they just asked us to work in pairs and to get to know the person sitting next to you and present what you know about them to the group.

Answered - sales advisor (Current Employee) - Stratford, Greater London

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Your asked to give examples of
Teamwork
What makes a good sales advisor?
What makes a bad sales advisor?
What is good service?

Answered - Sales and Service Manager (Current Employee) - Manchester, Greater Manchester

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Would you punch a difficult customer on the nose or try and sort the problem out

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Why do you want to work in river island?
what interests you about fashion?
How will you deal with difficult customers?

Answered - Sales Assistant (Former Employee) - Brent Cross, London

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