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Interviews at Fossil

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Fossil.
Interview experience
Based on 49 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 48 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 48 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Fossil

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
42%
About a week
29%
About two weeks
19%
More than one month
6%
About a month
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
84%
Background check
42%
Phone call/screening
40%
Group interview
18%
Problem solving exercises
16%
Least reported steps
Written test
0%
Take-home/sample work
0%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Fossil

  • To be honest passing a bill in congress is easier than getting hired there but i can understand that bc their culture is so great they want to make sure you fit
    Shared on October 22, 2017 - Textile and Jewelry Designer - Frisco, TX
  • It is interesting have great energy.
    Shared on July 27, 2017 - Sales Associate - Las Vegas, NV
  • The interview process is very easy. Make sure to use your eye contact and be very precise in what you say. Be honest and straightforward and you'll get the job!!
    Shared on March 14, 2017 - Saleswoman - Nashville, TN

Interview questions at Fossil

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • "Explain a time I was recognized for something I did"
    Shared on May 19, 2019 - Sales Associate - Los Angeles, CA
  • The interview was super casual, I drank bubble tea and talked with the manager for 20 mins.
    Shared on August 28, 2018 - SALES, CUSTOMER SERVICE - Washington State
  • "How would I describe Fossil?"
    Shared on November 24, 2017 - Sales Associate - Woodbridge, VA
Interview tips at Fossil
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)65%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)27%
  • Formal (business suit)4%
  • They didn’t have a dress code4%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Fossil
  • Enthusiasm for the product will and story the company sells will help you more than any previous experience.
    Shared on July 17, 2017 - Assistant Manager - Queens, NY
  • Just be yourself. As long as you have the experience and the knowledge, you'll do just fine.
    Shared on January 12, 2017 - Shop Manager - New York, NY
  • Be prepared for multiple interviews
    Shared on January 10, 2017 - Benefits Specialist - Richardson, TX
The first interview at Fossil
How candidates got an interview
  • I walked in31%
  • Employee referral27%
  • Through Indeed.com11%
  • Other online application9%
  • Recruiter contacted me7%
How candidates received their first interview at Fossil
  • I was at a job fair and i applied
    Shared on May 8, 2018 - Third Key Manager - Commerce, CA
  • Applied to a position that was posted in the newspaper.
    Shared on April 9, 2018 - Sr. Digital Services Director - Richardson, TX
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