The Foschini Group
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Interviews at The Foschini Group

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at The Foschini Group.

Interview experience

Based on 858 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 881 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 810 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at The Foschini Group

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 4.

Interview process length
About a day or two
37%
About a week
31%
About two weeks
17%
About a month
9%
More than one month
5%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
48%
Phone call/screening
28%
Written test
20%
Problem solving exercises
19%
Background check
19%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
1%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at The Foschini Group

  • I applied for a management role at TFG head office. The interview process is very structured and challenging, but extremely professional. Communication throughout the process was frequent and clear.
    Shared on 11 April 2019
  • The interview process is structured
    Shared on 6 March 2019 - Store Manager - Mpumalanga
  • Long and dragging due to the amount of applicants
    Shared on 14 January 2019 - Telemarketing Agent - Parow, Western Cape
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Interview questions at The Foschini Group

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Tell us about yourself?Tell us about your experience?Tell us how you would go about dealing with an irate client?Are you comfortable with working rotational shifts?Do you have your own reliable tr…
    Shared on 14 June 2019 - Specialist Sales Associate 2iC - Cape Town, Western Cape
  • There is no interview
    Shared on 6 February 2019 - picker and packer - Cape Town, Western Cape
  • They ask about your self,how to sell and present how you to deal with a difficult customer.
    Shared on 30 January 2019 - Fashion Advisor - Western Cape

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Interview tips at The Foschini Group

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)33%
  • Formal (business suit)31%
  • They didn’t have a dress code18%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)17%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at The Foschini Group

  • Be yourself and know more about working with customers or have good customer service skills and also sales
    Shared on 11 November 2022 - Cashier/Sales Assistant - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
  • Be you and stay calm during your interview.
    Shared on 9 November 2022 - cashier and sales assistant - Boksburg, Gauteng
  • Well dressed and always know enough about retail
    Shared on 30 June 2022 - Store Manager - Empangeni, KwaZulu-Natal

The first interview at The Foschini Group

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral23%
  • Walk-In21%
  • Through Indeed14%
  • Other14%
  • Recruiter contacted me11%

How candidates received their first interview at The Foschini Group

  • They called
    Shared on 16 August 2022 - Sales assistant - Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
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