Primark Interview Questions
Updated 7 Jun 2023
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Anonymous Interview Candidate in Dublin, Dublin
I applied through other source. I interviewed at Primark (Dublin, Dublin)
It took a long time and when I eventually got an interview, they never had the decency to respond with an outcome either way. Very unprofessional from a large organisation.
- Based on their Core Values
Anonymous Employee in Oldham, England
I interviewed at Primark (Oldham, England)
Fairly easy, do research before interview making sure you know how there business has a positive effect on the environment etc Explain previous experience for the role Are you fully flexible during the week and weekends
- Why do you want to work for primark?
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Anonymous Interview Candidate
I interviewed at Primark
It was an easy process. Easy questions to answer. Tell me about yourself, who are our competitors. Situational questions such as Tell me about a time you resolved an issue
- Tell me about yourself ?
Anonymous Employee in Leeds, England
I interviewed at Primark (Leeds, England)
They asked me to introduce myself, and what I know about Primark. I was then asked a set of scenario-based questions on what could happen while working at the store.
- What do you know about Primark?
Anonymous Employee in Edinburgh, Scotland
I applied online. I interviewed at Primark (Edinburgh, Scotland)
Interview was easy and nothing different to other companies. Mine was back in 2017 so was face to face. Typical interview questions concerning experience and what type of role within the store you would like
- What kind of experience do you have
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rome
I applied online. I interviewed at Primark (Rome)
assessment di gruppo della durata di circa 6 ore con diverse prove: inbasket, role playing, case study. 4 candidati e 2 assessor. Al termine colloquio con HR Manager per commentare le attviità svolte durante la giornata di assessment e procedere con una valutazione finale
- Come mai vuoi cambiare lavoro? Durante l'assessment c'è stato qualcuno che ha avuto un ruolo predominante? Se si, chi? Quali sono le tue aspettative?
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bradford, Yorkshire and the Humber, England
I interviewed at Primark (Bradford, Yorkshire and the Humber, England)
Good interview 121 mixture of competency/ behaviour questions I.e a time where you showed good communication. Recruitment process was simple all online. Good interview 121 mixture of competency/ behaviour questions I.e a time where you showed good communication. Recruitment process was simple all online.
- What are your Strengths/ weaknesses
Anonymous Employee in Manchester, England
I interviewed at Primark (Manchester, England)
Quick and easy. Incredibly Efficient. They are extremely personable and sociable. Easy to get along with. Very welcoming company. Just go prepared and well presented and you should be fine.
- How do you manage your time?
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Leicester, England
I interviewed at Primark (Leicester, England)
mostly scenario questions were asked by the interviewer. they asked what i do in my current job. they asked about availability and when i can start. also asked to tell them about myself.
- why are you leaving your previous job
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Milan
I applied through other source. I interviewed at Primark (Milan)
il colloquio è iniziato con una mia breve presentazione, successivamente la recruiter ha iniziato a farmi domande sulla filosofia dell'azienda e se avessi mai assistito ad una situazione di stress e come avessi reagito in quel caso.
- Hai mai assistito a situazioni di stress emotivo, se sì come hai reagito? Sei automunita?
Primark Interviews FAQs
Glassdoor users rated their interview experience at Primark as 75.7% positive with a difficulty rating score of 2.64 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty). Candidates interviewing for Buyer and Analyst rated their interviews as the hardest, whereas interviews for People and Culture Administrator and Department Manager roles were rated as the easiest.
The hiring process at Primark takes an average of 18.12 days when considering 136 user submitted interviews across all job titles. Candidates applying for Retail had the quickest hiring process (on average 1 day), whereas Sales Advisor roles had the slowest hiring process (on average 90 days).
Common stages of the interview process at Primark according to 136 Glassdoor interviews include:
One-on-One Interview: 33.63%
Phone Interview: 10.31%
Group Panel Interview: 7.62%
IQ Intelligence Test: 6.73%
Drugs Test: 4.93%
Skills Test: 4.48%
Background Check: 3.14%
Personality Test: 1.79%