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Centrica Overview

Windsor, South East England, England (UK)
10000+ employees
1997
Company - Public (CNA.L)
Energy
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Centrica operates predominantly in the UK, Republic of Ireland and North America. Through our brands British Gas (UK), Bord Gáis (Republic of Ireland) and Direct Energy (North America), we supply energy and services to our residential and business customers supported ... Read more

Mission: We are an energy and services company. Everything we do is focused on satisfying the changing needs of our customers.

Centrica Reviews

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    Former Employee - Executive Assistant in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Executive Assistant in Houston, TX

    I worked at Centrica full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Reasonable work life balance and benefits.

    Cons

    Poor company performance, lack of alignment among business units, layoffs

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Centrica Interviews

Experience

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    Internship Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a week. I interviewed at Centrica (Seattle, WA) in March 2018.

    Interview

    They sent me a news article related to the subject of my internship 48 hours ahead of my interview, and asked me to make a 5 minute presentation describing the potential business impact of the article. Then they asked be behavioral questions.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked to describe how I worked in a team, and they asked me if I was capable of performing well in a role that was not a leadership role.   Answer Question
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Centrica Awards & Accolades

  • Britain's Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Sunday Times (UK), 2012
  • Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations List, Corporate Knights, 2010
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