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Scotiabank Personal Banking Officer Interview Questions

Updated Oct 12, 2014
Updated Oct 12, 2014
37 Interview Reviews

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Personal Banking Officer Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Interview Details

The position was pretty much given to me. I didn't have to interview.

Interview Questions
  • I wasn't asked any questions, being that I wasn't interviewed.   Answer Question
Accepted Offer

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    Personal Banking Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Scotiabank in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    3 interviews, 2 phone, 1 face to face. first, screening your resume about 30 mins, second, behavior questions google the questions prepare examples, must answer in STAR, third situational. still waiting for the third one.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Personal Banking Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I just got the 1st interview through. It was taking place by phone. It was pretty basic. The interviewer will ask you about your background and nothing tricky. You just need to know what the job is and your experience, how you can use your knowledge. Just try to be confident and smooth. Essentially, you are dealing with people either case.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Personal Banking Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Scotiabank in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Got a phone called to know the first phone interview time. First phone interview, questions all from resume, and any sales experience and details, it took 2 weeks to know the result; and second phone interview, focus on behaviour questions, so many questions from their book. and got refuse email the coming week.

    Interview Questions
    • a example to promote a product which customer doesn't want, and result.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Personal Banking Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Scotiabank in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied through Employee referral Programs, took 2 week to get an interview schedule via email, after the interview on second day job was offered but took 3 week to release from current job.

    Interview Questions
    • You didn't work in this department before so what difficulties you see to succeed in this position?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    They do not give you chance for negotiate...
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  6. 8 people found this helpful  

    Personal Banking Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Scotiabank.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and got a e-mail after 2 weeks to schedule a telephone interview. Three days after the 1st interview I got the 2nd interview. I will have my last face-to-face interview tomorrow. Once you get contacted, the process goes very fast and straight foward. HR person was really friendly.

    Interview Questions
    • lots of behaviour questions from the 2nd phone interviews that were unexpected. Have to give many examples such as tell me a time you got into conflicts and how you resolved? Describe me a time when you need to set up a goal and how did you achieve it? Tell me a time where you spot a problem and what did you do to prevent or stop it?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Personal Banking Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Scotiabank in May 2014.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview: it takes about 20 minutes. Ask for some basic questions. The recruiter is from Toronto. Her voice sounds nice and friendly. I still waiting for the feedback from her.

    Interview Questions
    • Why do you want to be a personal banker officer?
      What's your weakness?
      Why choose Scotiabank?
       
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    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  8. 3 people found this helpful  

    Personal Banking Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Scotiabank.

    Interview Details

    Application submitted at a branch. Panel interview at branch with Manager of Personal Banking and Manager of Customer Service. Interview questions are all behavioural (tell me about a time when.., try and recall a scenario where..)

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Negotiated up $3000/yr.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  9. 2 people found this helpful  

    Personal Banking Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Telephone preview, behavior test, in person interview

    Interview Questions
    • What do you do if there's no suitable product for your customer?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Salary was not negotiable.
    Accepted Offer
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Personal Banking Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Scotiabank.

    Interview Details

    I applied thru Workopolis, wait for 2 weeks until the 1st phone interview, questions about scanning my backgrounds, initiative, strength/weakness and understanding of the position, also mainly asked my sales experience. Now the 2nd phone interview will be this week focus on behaviour questions.

    Interview Questions
    • what reasons make you want to help people in financial area?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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