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Sales Associate Interview (Neutral Experience; Very Easy Interview)
I applied through college or university and the process took 5 days - interviewed at The Gap in September 2010.
Interview Details it was quick and concise... And, getting an interview pretty much guarantees hiring. the staff seems welcoming. not that much questions during the interview process. it was informal so for the position it is really not nerve wracking.
Negotiation Details – quick
Sales Associate Interview (Positive Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at The Gap in August 2011.
Interview Details just apply online and they'll call you if they're interested. interview process is pretty easy. just be yourself and answer honestly and you should be set. i wore a v neck sweater and an oxford button down and skinny jeans. they tell you to sell them what you have on and that was pretty easy. try to stand out but don't over do it because it doesnt seem like they like that too much.
Interview Question – nothing out of the ordinary. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – there wasn't one. its was a starting position so i took it. 8.25 isn't so bad.
Sales Associate Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took 1 week - interviewed at The Gap.
Interview Details I applied online for The Gap , and the next day I got a call for an interview. The interview was a group interview with at least 20 people, there were three mangers and each one of them asked a question, and everyone took turns answering the question, and they did a little thing where you had to try and remember everyones name in the circle.
Interview Question – There were no difficult questions. When is there a time when you had to deal with a difficult customer? What is a time you made a mistake and how did you fix it? what is one word that describe you? Answer Question
Negotiation Details – no negotiation
Store Manager Interview (Neutral Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at The Gap in May 2014.
Interview Details They take a really long time to hire someone. The process is very slow moving, and there seems to be no variance in the numerous interviews you are required to go through. Everyone asked the same questions, they should perhaps consider a group interview to save time.
Interview Question – Nothing out of the ordinary, in fact a little to boring. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – No negotiation they made a more then fair offer right up front.
Very Easy Interview
Inventory Planning Analyst Interview (Positive Experience; Very Easy Interview)
I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2 days - interviewed at The Gap in November 2012.
Interview Details Very casual, it was more of an open discussion and learning more about the role and responsibilities. Because I was referred from a previous director, it was a more relaxed interview process.
Interview Question – Why do you want to switch into a different function when you already have experience in it. Answer Question
Sales Associate Interview (Neutral Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took 1 week - interviewed at The Gap in January 2013.
Interview Details applied online got a phone call and group interview in the same week. About ten people there. Very friendly environment. Not intimidating at all. Depending on the hiring manager, the process is fairly simple.
Interview Question – general questions none were difficult or unexpected Answer Question
Seasonal Employment Coordinator Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at The Gap.
Interview Details 1st interview over the phone. 2nd interview in person. Interview questions typical. Interviewers very nice, casual atmosphere. Seems like a great company to work with good people.
Interview Question – Tell us how you delivered some type of bad news you delivered and how you did it Answer Question
Front-End Engineer Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied through a staffing agency and the process took 3 days - interviewed at The Gap in January 2010.
Interview Question – As I remember it was data set parsing question finding matched values in a large array. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – None as it was a contract position.
Customer Service Consultant Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online - interviewed at The Gap in July 2014.
Interview Details Went to open interview and interviewed with 2 people. It was pretty painless and they were very easy to talk to and with. They asked great questions that would give them a feel for your personality but also gave the opportunity for me to do the same in return.
Interview Question – none of the questions were difficult.. just be yourself and answer honestly Answer Question
Negotiation Details – I am a rehire from a previous time so I had a feel for what the pay could have been.They asked me what my desired salary was that I wanted and I told them.
Gap Sales Interview (Neutral Experience)
Interviewed at The Gap
Interview Details Interview, be bubbly and go getter. be on points.. know the company and what the expectation is. and I don't know why they glass door wants me to write more on this..
Interview Question – Varies leader to leader View Answer
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