People's United Bank

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People's United Bank Interview Questions

Updated Aug 19, 2014
Updated Aug 19, 2014
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  1.  

    Customer Service Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at People's United Bank.

    Interview Details

    EASY, applied online, got a call to come for an interview couple days later. Back then there were no recruiters, branch called me directly.

    Interview Questions
    • it's standard questions. why am i looking in banking industry, the key was cash handling experience. all questions were pretty easy.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    no negotiation. i accepted it right away, which i regretted. Later I found out they paid way more other starting CSA's then me.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Customer Service Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at People's United Bank.

    Interview Details

    To start at the bank you go through two interviews; one at the main office, then one at the branch you will work in. The first interview is filled with main interview questions: Why do you want to work here? Tell me about a time when you went out of your way for a customer? Tell me when you WOWed a customer. What is the difference between "Customer Service" and "Customer Experience"

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    There was none.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    CSA Interview

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

    I applied in-person. The process took a weekinterviewed at People's United Bank in March 2013.

    Interview Details

    I was contected by HR. Had an interview in the PUB headquarters in Bridgeport. Then contacted by a amnager for an interview & hired.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    There is not negotation phase. They will not negotiate regardless of experience or background knowledge.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
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    Customer Service Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at People's United Bank in November 2012.

    Interview Details

    I got an interview with the Branch Manager that I am currently working for. She asked the usual questions of "what are you currently doing" "why do you want to leave it." Then asked Why you want to work for them.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Senior Credit Analyst Interview

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

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at People's United Bank in November 2011.

    Interview Details

    I had 2 rounds of interviews. The first round was with the Regional Manager and two Relationship Managers/RMs. The second round was with another Regional Manager. Everyone was friendly, engaging, shared information about the company, and asked basic questions to gauge experience and skills. Overall, it was a friendly and low pressure interview.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    I was informed through a recruiter, that salary cold not be negotiated. I did not try.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Underwriter Interview

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

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at People's United Bank in June 2011.

    Interview Details

    Peoples's United Bank internal recruiter contacted me. We had a phone interview and they offered me the position pending a background check. After the background check, they made a formal written offer. We discussed a start date and that was it.

    Interview Questions
    • There weren't any difficult or unexpected questions. It was an easy interview. The questions were job related and reasons for leaving previous employers.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I accepted their offer without negotiating. It was in the range that I was expecting.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Customer Service Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at People's United Bank in October 2010.

    Interview Details

    I applied on-line and had a face to face interview. The interview discussed the job description and then about the dynamics of the current staff at the branch. What the hurdles might be. I was asked questions in regards to all my past work experiences and had to relate them to my future roll.

    Interview Questions
    • Standard questions revolving around customer inquiries and staffing challenges.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    I was satisfied with offer.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  9.  

    Senior Customer Service Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at People's United Bank in October 2010.

    Interview Details

    Applied online, got a call within a week. First interview was with Customer Service Manager and Senior CSA and second interview with Financial Service Manager and CSM. Got a call that same afternoon from HR person.

    Interview Questions
    • questions are based on your experience with previous job or college, lot of behavioral questions. To talk about experience how I handle a mad customer, do i often get recognition for something I do, do I follow policy, if i had cash handling experience; the best practices to resolve customer problem! They also love to be asked questions about the position.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I accepted what they offered me, not knowing what money range were, if I knew I would deff ask for more for the amount of work and responsibility you actually have once you start.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Financial Advisor Interview

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

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at People's United Bank in August 2010.

    Interview Details

    Recruiter referred candidate to sales manager. Scheduled interview. Interview reviewed business goals, current production, and prospects. Phone interview with program manager discussing aggressive goals. Offer letter. Training. Production

    Interview Questions
    • How do you handle challenging cases in general? What is your process and how do you manage your book of business?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  11.  

    Bank Teller Interview

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

    interviewed at People's United Bank in April 2010.

    Interview Details

    For this position you have to be part of a training. After the completion of the training you take a test that you must pass in order to be given the job. The test measures how much you learned and retained from the training. Nothing too difficult. Just study and go over the notes you took during the training and you will be fine.

    Interview Questions
    • There was not any just study and go over the information provided during the training and you will be fine.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview

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