Tips for sales assistant interviews.

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Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming sales assistant interview?

Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

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hardik in Astley, United Kingdom

129 months ago

hi i m hardik patel, i want some tips about sales assistant interview like in big surer market like asda , tesco
can u give me some tips for that ?

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loredana in Dublin, Ireland

125 months ago

hardik in Astley, United Kingdom said: hi i m hardik patel, i want some tips about sales assistant interview like in big surer market like asda , tesco
can u give me some tips for that ?

can you give me some example about sales assistent interview,thank you.

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Netra Limbu in Kathmandu, Nepal

121 months ago

Suppose if a customer ask you a discount of 25% above in any merchandise but the company rule is that you have to give only 25% not more than that. So, on that situation what would we can do. Can u reply me soon. I am eagerly waiting for ur reply. BYe

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Theslave in Manchester, United Kingdom

121 months ago

Anna Gabriel in Arusha, Tanzania, United Republic of said: Am waiting for the sales Assistant interview.Can you give me the question which are common to be asked in the interview.What is the dress code and what should i suppose to do first when i enter an interview room.How am i suppose to stay.

Besides if after Interview I asked if i have a question what question should i ask.

Thanks in Advance.

Best wishes,
Anna.

You are likely to be asked how far you would go in order to make the sale. As an assistant you are also likely to be given all the crap jobs and spend your life at the beck and call of the salesman. As a sales assistant your dress code should be slightly slutty and it helps if your not a minger.

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MrTony in Leeds, United Kingdom

121 months ago

Yes I have found that a minger is well suited to call centre type sales jobs - especially if you have an accent as many mingers do. This also applies to gingers also.

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KRich in San Jose, California

120 months ago

Host said: Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming sales assistant interview?

Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

There are great resources for sales careers and interviews for sales jobs on SalesHQ.com

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newcastle girl in United Kingdom

113 months ago

MrTony in Leeds, United Kingdom said: Yes I have found that a minger is well suited to call centre type sales jobs - especially if you have an accent as many mingers do. This also applies to gingers also.

u say about people with accents although your grammar is terrible and you make no sense, your comment is stupidly rude and immature.
you do need to grow up and im sure you are a 'minger' yourself as you have nothing better to do than stoop so low on a forum...

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claire_09 in Kelty, United Kingdom

104 months ago

i found it quite funny actually, i have an interview for sales assistants in an hour and im so nervous...that cheered me up! :)

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A in London, United Kingdom

88 months ago

(See first part above)
When explaining a team situation, mention that you did things together but focus on your personal contribution.

Avoid using the same example for two very similar questions, if you have to then find something different about it. Repeating isn't favoured.

If you have a vaguey unique skill, such as being able to communicate with deaf people, use this as a unique selling point.

If they ask you silly questions, like what animal you would be out of tiger owl and lizzard, personally i would humour them and say something like - tiger because they are fisty, beautiful, fast and efficient in tiering animals up, I think they run in packs?? This says that you are sociable. Be imaginitive but try and hit at least one reason that lends itself to the job you are doing. It doesn't matter which animal you chose.. use your initative.

If you have any sensible questions then I enjoy advising on this sort of thing..

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