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Huntswood Interview Questions

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    Complaints Handler Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Huntswood in February 2012.

    Interview

    I submitted my C.V for review on an attached link on the Company's website. A few days later, I received a call from requesting that I attend an assessment day. The assessment day consisted of a basic literacy/numerical test in a business suit alongside other hopeful applicants. It was then , followed by a 1 on 1 interview.

    Interview Questions

    • Questions were quite generic, nothing to overly tasking.   Answer Question

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    Client Partner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Reading, England (UK)
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 6 days. I interviewed at Huntswood (Reading, England (UK)) in November 2016.

    Interview

    Not a great start as the individual involved forgot that they were interviewing me. I was sat by the phone as it was a first stage process waiting and had to chase to find out what had happened.

    Interview Questions


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    Complaints Handler Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Huntswood.

    Interview

    Telephone interview which went badly wrong, I more than qualify for the job I wanted so badly to work for them as money was attractive, But I felt the interviewer didn't believe my last role it was more personal than professional,I was on the phone with recruiter for about 10 minutes. Next time perhaps I will prepare myself better but you can never tell what they will ask you plus I just had finished my temp job night shift I should have not pick up the call

    Interview Questions

    • What type of database did you use on your last role?   2 Answers

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    Case Handler Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Reading, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Huntswood (Reading, England (UK)) in July 2015.

    Interview

    Informal Interview and chat about previous experience, about the role, salary, Followed by a series of tests including math skills, reading and writing skills followed by a comprehension letter writing exercise.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Easy


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    Complaint Handler Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Reading, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Huntswood (Reading, England (UK)) in May 2015.

    Interview

    Easy interview, just asked few question about myself and my cv. I was also asked if I knew anything about PPI... I felt they could have explained to us the job more into details maybe I wouldnt have taken the job. Dont get me wrong I saved a bit but the only issue is you should prepare yourself for mental abuse.

    Interview Questions


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    Data Gatherer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Reading, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Huntswood (Reading, England (UK)) in May 2015.

    Interview

    The interview was an absolute doddle. Seriously, the guy was selling the job to me, not the other way around! Then we were asked to do a very simple numeracy and literacy test, along with typing a formal letter. It was so easy that I did think it was a bit strange that such a well paying job was so accessible? I'd worked in data previously, but there really weren't any questions about data. I kept waiting for my interviewer to ask and it never came up! I now realise that it is because they are having trouble finding/keeping staff because the job is such a mess.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell us a little bit about yourself?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    There really wasn't a negotiation because the wadge is so good! Now I would demand a hell of a lot more, because of the hours I'm putting in and the pressure is horrible.


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    Case Handler Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Reading, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Huntswood (Reading, England (UK)) in January 2015.

    Interview

    Brief telephone interview, brief face to face interview, Basic Maths questions and write a complaint resolution letter, All very basic and easy. Nothing to worry about, friendly staff

    Took 40 mins or so, 30 min test, 10 min face to face interview

    Interview Questions

    • - Have you worked KPIs before? Would you be happy to stay late to hit target?   Answer Question

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    PPI Case Handler Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Leeds, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Huntswood (Leeds, England (UK)) in August 2014.

    Interview

    Had to write a quantitative and qualitative test. This included basic math and english questions.

    Also had to write a letter regarding a customer's complaint on unsatisfactory services.

    Overall quick and easy process.

    Interview Questions

    • Face to face interview which was just about your CV and personality fit.   Answer Question

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    Resourcing Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Reading, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Huntswood (Reading, England (UK)) in August 2011.

    Interview

    I spent 20 minutes talking with the CEO. He didn't ask me anything about the role or my suitability but it was a graduate position - I have since discovered they were looking for a type of person rather than someone with specific skills so it was all based on personality.

    Interview Questions


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