Retail Interview Questions

 
1.
What previous experience do you have in retail?
2.
As a supervisor or an employee in wholesale market, what would you do to improve your services for your customers?
3.
As a Supervisor, how would you plan your financials for your budget?
4.
What are you ideas on handling store management?
5.
How would you ensure that all the goods and services are being transported properly from wholesale market to retail market?
6.
What are the things that you need to check in a retail market, as a first line supervisor?
7.
How do you get more retailers / customers for your business? What are the steps you would take?
8.
As a wholesaler what are the problems you would face in ensuring the commitment to your retail suppliers?
9.
As a supervisor for a wholesale market, what actions would you take to increase the profit?
10.
If you were a wholesaler, how would you choose a retailer to distribute your goods and services?
11.
In a fashion led clothing industry as a wholesaler and retailer, who would be your targeted customer?
12.
What are the main skill sets you have, which makes you fit in wholesale and retail market?
13.
Have you had experience of locking up a shop and dealing with stock ordering?
14.
Can you tell of a time when you were faced with an angry customer and how you dealt with it?
15.
Can you tell of a time when you provided excellent customer service?
16.
Why do you want this retailing job?
17.
What would you say are your weaknesses in retails job?
18.
Why did you leave your last retailing job?
19.
Why are you the best person for this retails job?
20.
Do you have any questions about this retails job?
21.
Are you a retailer looking for a good employee, or a good employee looking for a retailer?
22.
Why are you interested in employment at (company name)?
23.
Are you familiar with (company name)?
24.
What interests you most about selling to customers?
25.
How would you educate yourself about the products that we sell?
26.
How will you make customers feel welcome in our store?
27.
Are you comfortable offering our charge account to customers?
28.
This position will require some different hours. Do you have any schedule restrictions (beyond what you have listed)?
29.
Are you comfortable interacting with customers?
30.
What is your minimum salary requirement for retailing job?
31.
Would you feel comfortable working on a commission-based pay system?
32.
What experience in retail have you had to qualify you for this position?
33.
What did you enjoy most and least in your last retailing job?
34.
What interests do you have outside your work?
35.
What experiences have you had in dealing with difficult customers?
36.
How would your co-workers describe you?
37.
How long would you expect to work for us?
38.
Do you prefer to have a job with set tasks and responsibilities, or where your tasks change on a frequent basis?
39.
Tell about the worst boss you have had?
40.
What qualities do you think are important to this position?
41.
In what ways do you think you can contribute to our organization?