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A.S. Watson Group Overview

Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
10000+ employees
1841
Company - Private
Pharmacies & Health Shops
$10+ billion (AUD) per year
Unknown
A.S. Watson (ASW) is the retail and manufacturing arm of the Hong Kong conglomerate Hutchison Whampoa. Like its powerful parent company, ASW is a giant in its industries, with operations in some 35 markets throughout Asia and Europe. Its businesses include supermarkets ... Read more

A.S. Watson Group Reviews

  • "Great please to work and develop your career"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Design Team Leader in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Design Team Leader in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at A.S. Watson Group full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Management always willing to listen
    Comfortable, relaxed and fun working environment
    Good benefits
    If you want to do something different, they'll let you try it.
    Leader care about your development.

    Cons

    Flat structure, difficult to get a promotion in certain teams
    Annual leave flexibility is limited.
    In some departments they're a few people short of what they need to really make a difference.

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A.S. Watson Group Interviews

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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at A.S. Watson Group (London, England (UK)) in September 2015.

    Interview

    I had to do three tests prior to the interview and had two subsequent interviews one of which involved a presentation and another one was competency based.
    Test were numerical, verbal and psychometric. All SHL tests.
    After competency interviews they presented me with test results. I did well in numerical and verbal tests but psychometric test results were apparently clashing with my competency based answers. Psychometric test comes up straight after other two tests so by that time I was tired and randomly clicking on 60+ questions. So during the interview I had to justify myself which was awkward. Advice would be to make yourself a quick coffee after numerical and verbal tests.

    Interview Questions

    • How to deal with low price strategy from the competitors?   1 Answer
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A.S. Watson Group Awards & Accolades

  • International Award, Hong Kong Business Awards, 2016

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