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Interviews at Nike

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Nike.
Interview experience
Based on 187 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 178 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 164 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Nike

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 5.

Interview process length
About a week
35%
About a day or two
28%
About two weeks
24%
About a month
8%
More than one month
5%
Most reported steps
Group interview
57%
On-site interview
54%
Phone call/screening
31%
Problem solving exercises
23%
Background check
17%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
2%
Take-home/sample work
1%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Nike

  • Asking about scenarios and what you would do during them and personal questions about work experience.
    Shared on 21 April 2019 - Athlete - Vaughan
  • Group interviews are most common for part-time jobs. Full time and management are one on one interviews.
    Shared on 3 September 2018 - Athlete - Balzac, AB
  • Group interview
    Shared on 6 July 2018 - Athletic Advisor - Edmonton, AB

Interview questions at Nike

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • They asked me if i know anything about Nike and I had no clue but I mentioned I was willing to learn and I was a fast learner.
    They asked me what my year plan was, who I thought the biggest competitor…
    Shared on 15 November 2018
  • They asked about my skills.
    Shared on 13 September 2018 - India as a Crew Member - Cambridge, ON
  • Tell fun facts about yourself, etc. basic questions
    Shared on 12 September 2018 - Sales Associate - Mcarthur Glen

Interview tips at Nike

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)34%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)31%
  • They didn’t have a dress code19%
  • Formal (business suit)9%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)7%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Nike

  • Be passionate.
    Shared on 21 May 2019 - Marketing Manager - Toronto, ON
  • Be loud and confident, even if you have to fake it. Mention how its important for you as an athlete should bond with the customer. If they dont buy anything and get the very good customer service then…
    Shared on 15 November 2018
  • Be bold and confident, while remaining open.
    Shared on 13 November 2018 - Sr. Director, Merchandising Operations - Toronto, ON

The first interview at Nike

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral19%
  • Paper application19%
  • Other19%
  • Through Indeed14%
  • Recruiter contacted me10%

How candidates received their first interview at Nike

  • I googled for jobs at nike
    Shared on 9 March 2020 - Sales Associate - Vaughan, ON
  • Referral from friend
    Shared on 6 June 2019 - Sales Associate - Toronto, ON
  • It was during a job hiring place
    Shared on 4 February 2019 - Sales Associate - Brampton, ON