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Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Interview Questions

Updated Apr 19, 2017
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  1.  

    Claims Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    The entire process is quite lengthy. First they did a telephone interview and a week later scheduled a face to face interview with the hiring manager. Interview questions were not very difficult and the interview lasted an hour.

    Interview Questions


  2.  

    Intern - Hourly Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (New York, NY).

    Interview

    I applied online and got an email from a campus recruiter. Phone interview was very basic- walk me through your resume, why finance, etc. It was pretty basic and did not demand much knowledge.. interviewer seemed to be very uninterested and bored

    Interview Questions

  3.  

    Summer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (New York, NY) in April 2016.

    Interview

    Very organized and professional process. The interview with at least 2 or 3 people can take between 1 and 2 hours. A lot of technical questions about the market during the interview.

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  4.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 4 days. I interviewed at Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group.

    Interview

    The interview was easy , hiring process was quick but start date was postponed a lot of times. Questions were basics on oracle applications technical and functional on financials and hrms. Interview questions were mostly on important tables in Fin and HRMS, joins, high volue data maintenance, triggers,view and functional flows

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    Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a week. I interviewed at Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (New York, NY) in December 2015.

    Interview

    Applied through college career site and heard back after a month. first round was a phone screen with the recruiter, all behavioral questions and then got invited for a superday (either through skype or in-person in nyc, travel expense is not paid). I went into the office and people were all really nice and mostly behavioral questions. Why SMBC is a very important question because they are a japanese bank in the U.S. so they want to know you've done your homework and research about the company

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    Assistant Vice President Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (New York, NY).

    Interview

    HR, head of department, senior managements from Tokyo, test, phone interview with counterparts in HQ

    Interview Questions

    • Basic questions. Your experience and work hour preference. Nothing difficult. They also asked me some personal questions--about my family and what they are doing.   Answer Question
    • What is your husband doing?   Answer Question

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    Senior Vice President Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (New York, NY) in October 2015.

    Interview

    First interview included 2 SVPs and a General Manager. All in the same room, at the same time for 2.5hrs. Then few min with HR. Second round - with CIO

    Interview Questions

    • Standard questions about the functions in the current and previous companies. Going into minor details from what year you graduated from high school (I have almost years of experience after high school and the role is SVP) to what "RWA" stands for. It's like they tried to catch me on a lie.   1 Answer

    Reasons for Declining

    Glassdoor review helped. I had another offer - lower position and comp, but better culture.

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    Assistant Treasurer, Internal Audit Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (New York, NY).

    Interview

    The interview was obtained through recruiter. My interview lasted for 3 hours. Had 4 people interview me back to back. Interviewers were very nice during the interview as they are trying to sell you company. Be aware that it most likely won't be the case once you join. Be prepared to ask questions and read up on the company.

    Interview Questions

    • GM walked in and started talking Japanese.
      What was in the news today?   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    Initial offer was rediculously low. Countered. Agreed somewht in the middle.
    They will try to get you for nothing


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    Intern Interview

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

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (London, England (UK)) in May 2016.

    Interview

    Submitted my application (CV & Cover Letter) through a recommandation.
    1-round interview process.
    Phone interview.
    Interviewed by Head of Western Corporates and Head of entire department.
    Very pleasing and engaging interview, no tricks/traps, no brainteasers.
    Interviewers put me at ease at the very start of the interview by showing genuine interests in my background.
    If you mentioned multiple languages on your resume, be ready to be tested on those as most members of the team spoke 3 or more languages.

    Interview Questions

    • Could you tell us what you think you will do during your internship?   Answer Question

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    BCAPD - Officer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a week. I interviewed at Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (Singapore (Singapore)) in February 2015.

    Interview

    Only one round of interview. There were 3 interviews - JGM, DH and Team Leader. Mainly questions about my education, my work experiences and also what are my goals in the next 5 to 10 years.

    Interview Questions

    • How long do you see yourself working for the company.   1 Answer

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