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Scotiabank PBO Interview Questions & Reviews

All Interviews Received Offers

Getting an Interview  

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33%

Interview Experience  

50%
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Interview Difficulty  

Average Difficulty
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Declined Offer

Neutral Experience

PBO Interview

PBO

I applied through college or university and interviewed at Scotiabank.

Interview Details – Met with a recruiter at my University. A month later had a preliminary telephone interview followed by another interview (behavioural)

Interview Question – generic situational questions   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – Moving locations


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

PBO Interview

PBO

I applied in-person and interviewed at Scotiabank.

Interview Details – 2 Phone interviews, waiting to meet with Bank Manager

Interview Question – WHat skill do you wish to learn once hired?   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

PBO Interview

PBO

The process took 1 week - interviewed at Scotiabank in December 2010.

Interview Details – Fast - was contacted within two days of applying online.

Interview was an hour, friendly interviewer and managers (2) I'd be working with.

Interview Question – Why do you want this job?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – It was a fixed offer.


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

PBO Interview

PBO
Toronto, ON (Canada)

The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Scotiabank in August 2010.

Interview Details – phone interview

Interview Question – why you are interested in financial sales   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Difficult Interview

PBO Interview

PBO
Toronto, ON (Canada)

The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Scotiabank in September 2010.

Interview Details – Applied Online....Pre-interview....telephone interview...face to face interview

Interview Question – describe a time when you went above and beyond your normal job duties?   Answer Question


Declined Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

PBO Interview

PBO

The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Scotiabank in January 2010.

Interview Details – First - one half hour phone interview
second- one hour phone interview
third- one hour plus in person interview with branch manager
Had to complete personality questionairre that took about half an hour, they completed background check, and reference check as well as education verification. Also had to send last review to them.

Interview Questions

Reason for Declining – Couldn't offer enough

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