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Updated Jan 18, 2015
Updated Jan 18, 2015
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  1.  

    Campus II Career Internship Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at NBCUniversal in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Hiring process took 4 weeks. First, it offers a video interview. The video interview was basically a timed recording of yourself. A few questions popped up that asked about why you want to work for NBC, what professional experiences/skills you have that can contribute to the company, basically very simple questions. You have 30 seconds to think of a response and 1-2 minutes to say your response. Next, The recruiter emailed me back the day after and offered a networking event at the headquarters. You're able to have face-time with the recruiter as well as 8 other HR hiring managers of each department. Last, the hiring managers would offer a phone interview.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    C2C West Coast Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at NBCUniversal in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied directly on the website, addressed my letter to a hiring manager I was referred to. She then emailed me back about a 2-3 weeks later and we set up a phone interview. I spoke with her and two other NBC employees about my work experience, my knowledge of the company and the particular department I applied to, etc. The call was friendly and casual, lasted about 20 minutes. I followed up two times, and about 1.5 weeks after the interview I was offered/accepted the position!

    Interview Questions
    • Just prepare a solid elevator pitch that sums up who you are, where you've worked, and what you know about the position you're applying for.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Legal Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Stamford, CT
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Stamford, CT
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at NBCUniversal.

    Interview Details

    The hiring process is easy. You have to fill out forms with the accountant department. You meet the executives and staff that you are going to be working with. The hiring process is typical, like any other hiring process

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Offered me the position.
    Accepted Offer
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    Communications Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at NBCUniversal.

    Interview Details

    Interview process was very pleasant. I met with a recruiter, HR manager, hiring manager, and other employees all in the same day. Everyone was really nice. Most questions had to do with my work background, accomplishments, why I want to work for the company, and times I solved a challenge, etc. The rest was more about figuring out if my personality was a good fit for the office (small talk). Recruiters are very good at following up and getting back to you after the process.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Access Hollywood Editorial Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at NBCUniversal.

    Interview Details

    There was an initial interview with HR before I was brought into an in-person interview with my supervisor. It felt like a Super Saturday type interview where supervisors from different departments were all in one big room simultaneously interviewing potential interns. The interview was fairly straightforward and nothing unexpected. They asked about my editorial background and samples of stories I have written as well as samples of articles I would want to write for AH.

    Interview Questions
    • What kind of story would you pitch on your first day here?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Production Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Easy interview process for interns; experience is needed/ college experience is fine. Good intern program / training, mentoring through staff and management. Would definitely suggest this internship to someone

    Accepted Offer
  8.  

    Media Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Phila, PA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Phila, PA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at NBCUniversal.

    Interview Details

    The interview process began with contact via email with the department head, then one meeting with in office with the department head. Afterwards, meeting to go over hiring paperwork with the HR department.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a difficult work situation / project and how you overcame it.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Very plesant
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  9.  

    Vip Sales Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 5+ weeksinterviewed at NBCUniversal in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    Hiring was crazy!!! huge casting call of over 100 people for 3 job openings. Did not hear back for a long while, finally did and accepted job. Great people to work with, everyone is very nice and could not be happier.

    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  10.  

    Production Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Casper, WY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Casper, WY
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at NBCUniversal.

    Interview Details

    Initial communications were good. The front desk Administrative Assistant was very cordial and professional. Definitely a professional atmosphere. A tour of the facility was given after the interview and everyone was professional yet jovial.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    This was a fixed hourly wage position.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  11.  

    Summer Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 5+ monthsinterviewed at NBCUniversal.

    Interview Details

    Applied online through the C2C application. After a few weeks, was initially screened by HR and followed up about a month later with a video interview. A month after the video interview, and after receiving a false hiring due to a "systems glitch," interviewed with department head. A month later, and after many emails back and forth with HR about application status, got the hiring call from the department head previously interviewed with.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing out of the ordinary, be able to talk about resume and past experiences.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

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