Smollan
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Interviews at Smollan

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Smollan.

Interview experience

Based on 97 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 97 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 94 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Smollan

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 5.

Interview process length
About a day or two
37%
About a week
34%
About two weeks
16%
About a month
6%
More than one month
6%
Most reported steps
Written test
28%
Group interview
28%
On-site interview
28%
Phone call/screening
22%
Presentation
22%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
5%
They have no interview
3%
Drug test
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at Smollan

  • It is mostly based on sales in shop retail stuff like dealing with customers the best way to approach customers and it's not that hard it just a good interview
    Shared on 2 April 2019 - Merchandiser - South Africa
  • Professional
    Shared on 16 May 2018 - Regional Hub Manager - Cape Town, Western Cape
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Interview questions at Smollan

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Your salary expectations, work experience and educational background
    Shared on 13 October 2018 - Data Capturer/indexing Consultant - Johannesburg, Gauteng
  • Where was you last hight school or which campany we're befor
    Shared on 29 November 2017 - field marketer - Gauteng
  • Smollan basically tests you on your ability to speak as at that time they didn't focus more on experience, if you had the ability to speak clearly and project yourself the job was yours..
    Shared on 31 August 2017 - Promoter (Part-time) - Pinetown, KwaZulu-Natal

Interview tips at Smollan

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)47%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)28%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)12%
  • They didn’t have a dress code11%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Smollan

  • If you green you grow. Lots of opportunity to grow within the business.Constant change as the market place evolves with lifes great challenges of technology.
    Shared on 25 June 2021 - Coordinator - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

The first interview at Smollan

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral32%
  • Through Indeed18%
  • Other online job site14%
  • Walk-In14%
  • Other14%

How candidates received their first interview at Smollan

  • Applied on line.
    Shared on 14 October 2019 - Supervisor/Team Leader - Western Cape
  • Heard from a friend applied for the job and was called
    Shared on 5 August 2019 - Promoter (Part-time) - Western Cape
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