- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
I worked at NRA as a contractor for less than a yearPros
I loved working for an org that fights for what I believe in!Cons
You will be hard-pressed to find a job outside of Virginia that's long-term.Advice to ManagementAdvice
Create more long-term jobs in every state to be more effective.RecommendsPositive OutlookApproves of CEO
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Application Details
I applied online. The process took 8 weeks - interviewed at NRA in May 2014.Interview Details
Applied by sending a cover letter and resume to an NRA hiring email. An HR representative sent me an extensive application to complete (with previous job info, skills, education, etc.) and signed a waiver for a background check. After a couple weeks I received a phone call from HR requesting an interview.
First interview: 30 min spelling and grammar test, 30 min Microsoft Excel test, 30 min Microsoft Word test, and 45 minute interview with a manager of the relevant department.
Second interview: 1 hr interview with senior manager of relevant department. Required a 500 word writing sample assigned by the interviewer within 24-hours prior to interview. Prompt: what would you change about the NRA brand?Interview Questions
Reasons for Declining
- What is your favorite television ad? and What is your favorite product? Why? Answer Question
The salary offered was very low compared to the cost of living of the region.Declined OfferPositive ExperienceEasy Interview
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The NRA believes in the right to bear arms. With about 4 million members, The National Rifle Association (NRA) is the staunch defender of Second Amendment rights. It's a major player in the political arena and stands firm in its resolve to protect the right to keep and bear arms. The NRA offers a variety of educational and gun safety programs and publishes magazines ("America's 1st Freedom, American Hunter, Women's Outlook"). It also caters to more than one million youth through its shooting sports events and affiliated programs with the likes of 4-H, the Boy Scouts of...