Royal Bank of Scotland Interview Questions

Updated Sep 23, 2014
Updated Sep 23, 2014
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    Risk Management Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Online application, online tests, phone interview, assessment centre. For the maths make sure you practise the correct tests (not SHL) and for the assessment centre follow their instructions carefully. They don't try and catch you out, but they do expect you to read in detail the packs they give you and understand basic financial statements.

    Interview Questions
    • Most difficult part was the presentation to a colleague, in which you had to stand your ground in a role play exercise with senior management   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
  2.  

    Private Banking Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Reading, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Reading, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Royal Bank of Scotland.

    Interview Details

    The interview was essentially split in to two parts. First off competancy based questions,followed by more job and bank specific questions. The whole process on average lasts 45-60 minutes depending on how detailed you are with your responses.

    Interview Questions
    • "Name a time you had to deal with a difficult colleague and how did you overcome the situation!   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    Little to no negotiation, unless there are staff shortages or you have a very strong CV you get what you're offered. At most you may be able to haggle and extra £500 on your annual salary
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Assistant Vice President Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Tokyo (Japan)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tokyo (Japan)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Royal Bank of Scotland.

    Interview Details

    Multiple rounds of technical, domain and managerial.

    Interview Questions
    • Current salary and expected salary at earlier stage interview itself   View Answer
    Reasons for Declining

    Got another better offer

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Royal Bank of Scotland.

    Interview Details

    2 Rounds of Interviews
    1)Face to Face
    2)HR

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Graduate Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 months - interviewed at Royal Bank of Scotland.

    Interview Details

    Very efficient process.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Insurance Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Royal Bank of Scotland.

    Interview Details

    2 interviews - 1 telephone, 1 face-to-face if successful

    Interview Questions
    • How have you persuaded a negative customer to purchase your products/service?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Junior Process Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Mumbai (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at Royal Bank of Scotland in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    Aptitude test & Personal Interview

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Business Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Chennai (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chennai (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a day - interviewed at Royal Bank of Scotland.

    Interview Details

    It was a walk in interview through reference. Interview was not that tough to crack as it was just a HR round.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Anonymous Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    First the psychometric test, then the logical and numerical test. Then it's the first round interview with two parts: the first part contains questions like why you want to work for rbs, why this division and so on; the second part is basically about your personal character, your teamwork experience and your leadership

    Interview Questions
    • What is the role you want to take in a teamwork scenario?   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Intern- International Banking Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    1.3 online test
    2.Phone interview
    3.AC

    Interview Questions
    No Offer

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