Citi Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Aug 13, 2014
Updated Aug 13, 2014
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    Operations Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Citi.

    Interview Details

    Met recruiter at career fair and applied through colleges career services website. Recruiter called me informing me to apply online. Informed to schedule an on campus interview the following week. It was a two part interview, the first interviewer seemed nervous and it made things awkward. The first interview also asked me the same question twice. The second interview was very friendly and mainly asked questions about my resume.

    Interview Questions
    • If you could go to any point in history where would you go? What do you know about citi? Why do you want to work here?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Received an email inviting me to do an over the phone interview. This lasted about 15 minutes. Was scheduled for an interview Friday at 5pm. Basic interview questions about how I would handle situations so on and so forth. Was told that I would hear back within 7-10 business days. It's now Monday and my interview was Friday night.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing really. Basic interview questions asked that I have been asked before in previous interviews. Basically "Tell me when..." questions.   Answer Question
    No Offer
  3.  

    Deutsche Bank Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university - interviewed at Citi in February 2012.

    Interview Details

    Applied through college career website.

    Interview Questions
    • Given two cups with 3 gallon and 5 gallon water, how can you measure 4 gallon water?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Sales and Trading Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university - interviewed at Citi in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    Applied through school careers website. First round was markets based, behavioral (why Citi, why S&T), stock pitch. Similar stuff on Super-day (5 interviews back-to-back). Be ready to defend any of your opinions regarding markets.

    Interview Questions
    • What do you think is going to happen to the market in the next 5-10 years?
      Pitch me a stock? What is the p/e ratio of the stock? of the S&P 500?
      What is the current condition of the European crisis?
      Price 2 period binomial option (prices and strike given)
        Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Summer Finance Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Citi in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    Applied through college. Got called for a first round interview. I was told I would be called for a second round but then didn't get called back.

    Interview Questions
    • If you haven't studied finance why should I hire you?
      (coming from a liberal arts college we aren't offered finance courses)
        Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Sales & Trading Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university - interviewed at Citi.

    Interview Details

    I applied through campus recruit process. The first and second round interviews are phone interviews. After my first round interview, I had two mentors, one junior and one senior. Primarily behavorial. My interviewer was quite nice and helpful through the process.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed online - interviewed at Citi in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    Applied through the website. Invited for phone screen interview. Basic questions walking through the resume and background. No complicated questions.

    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Risk Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Interviewed in Hong Kong office. 3 risk managers interviewed me. The one common question is that why you want to do risk management. Other questions are about resume, such as Basel 3, DCFmodel, etc. Most if the time they are talking, about their jobs. They also ask about latest news.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Management Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  New City, NY
    Anonymous Employee in New City, NY
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Citi in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    First round was with two senior vice president from credit card department and personal wealth management department, the second round, which is the super day, was scheduled with four different interviewers for the whole morning

    Interview Questions
    • Unexpected question: who is my most respected leader?
      Most difficult question for me: What kind of person you eventually want to be?
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    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Director Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a recruiter. The process took 6 months - interviewed at Citi in August 2013.

    Interview Details

    Long and drawn out.(initial contact in June; position "on hold" in November). Minimal communication unless I initiated it. Gave them ample opportunity to tell me I was no longer considered and they never really did.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing was really that difficult - typical "how do you handle direct reports not in your location", "how do you handle difficult situations", etc.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

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