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Royal Bank of Scotland Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jul 23, 2014
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Average Interview

Analyst Interview

Analyst
Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Royal Bank of Scotland in August 2011.

Interview Details – Your selection depend upon your feedback from your previous manager and peers. If your feedback is good then even if your interview is not that good , you might get selected. However you should know atleast the basics of your area.

Interview Question – It was a technical question from my previous profile , which was relevant to the position i was applying   View Answer

Negotiation Details – HR will try to negotiate hard, however if you know someone from inside it would be help you understand how much you should ask. However if you ask as per the market standards it will be ok


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

Private Banking Officer Interview

Private Banking Officer
Reading, England (UK)

I applied in-person and 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 Question – "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


Declined Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

Project Manager Interview

Project Manager
Bangalore (India)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Royal Bank of Scotland in September 2012.

Interview Details – It took about a month to wrap up the complete process. The normal of rounds are not fixed. I went through 4,some went through 3 or less.

The questions were related to project management and people management. in most of the rounds as it was expected.

Interview Question – How soon you plan to change the job?   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – The salary was not meeting my expectation.


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Difficult Interview

FInance Trader Analyst Interview

FInance Trader Analyst
London, England (UK)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took a day - interviewed at Royal Bank of Scotland in October 2011.

Interview Details – 4 interviews consisting of competency based questions. Name a time you dealt with a difficult person. Solved a problem.

Interview Question – What is a CDS?   Answer Question


Declined Offer

Positive Experience

Difficult Interview

Assistant Vice President Interview

Assistant Vice President
Tokyo (Japan)

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

Interview Details – Multiple rounds of technical, domain and managerial.

Interview Question – Current salary and expected salary at earlier stage interview itself   View Answer

Reason for Declining – Got another better offer


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Analyst Interview

Analyst

I applied through a recruiter and 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

Business Analyst Interview

Business Analyst
Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 5 days - interviewed at Royal Bank of Scotland in May 2010.

Interview Details – Very professional way of conducting the interview. The process included a skill test on Microsoft Visio followed by a face-to-face interview with the head of the group

Interview Question – The visio test involved creating a process flow as well as explaining the process   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – There was not much negotiation on the salary


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Graduate Analyst Interview

Graduate Analyst

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

Interview Details – Very efficient process.

Interview Question – role play exercise was very good   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Operations Analyst Interview

Operations Analyst
Singapore (Singapore)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Royal Bank of Scotland in January 2014.

Interview Details – ask about genaral internview ques. my education experience and internship experience

Interview Question – no tricky ques   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Easy Interview

Insurance Officer Interview

Insurance Officer
London, England (UK)

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

Interview Details – 2 interviews - 1 telephone, 1 face-to-face if successful

Interview Question – How have you persuaded a negative customer to purchase your products/service?   Answer Question

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