hmv Reviews

27 Reviews
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27 Reviews
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hmv CEO Trevor Moore
Trevor Moore
4 Ratings
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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative  in  Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Montreal, QC (Canada)

    I worked at hmv part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    people, some of the discounts

    Cons

    never got shifts, schedules too variable and not consistent

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

hmv Interviews

Updated Jul 24, 2014
Updated Jul 24, 2014

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    Sales Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I applied throughout the HMV website and within 2 weeks they called me for an interview. The interview was held in a function room and was relatively quick, I was asked questions about my back ground in retail and my education.

    Interview Questions
    • They asked about my music taste, I know that this seems relatively minor but when put on the spot it can be hard to remember what you actually like!   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer

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Additional Info

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Website www.hmvgroup.com
Headquarters Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Size Unknown
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (HMV)
Industry Retail
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (AUD) per year
Competitors Tesco, BLM Group

HMV Group hopes the route to our pocketbooks is through our eyes and ears. The entertainment retailer sells music, movies, and electronic games online and through some 275 HMV stores throughout the UK, Ireland, Hong Kong, and Singapore. HMV has been closing stores and selling assets amid a prolonged sales slump caused by upheaval in the music business. To compensate for declining retail sales, HMV entered the live music and ticketing market through the purchase of its former joint venture partner in live music MAMA Group. The new business, called HMV Live (4% of sales... More

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