Typical Interview Questions
Why do you want the job? - Here they are looking for evidence you have done research about the role and company. Make sure you have done your homework
Describe yourself/Tell me about yourself - This is your chance to sell yourself. Outline your skills and personal qualities. Match your skills to the role and evidence your experience
What do you colleagues think of you? - this is where you should consider your strengths, weaknesses and areas for development. Companies are interested in your own self awareness.
What motivates you? - this should include your level of motivation and commitment. What factors motivate you; job variety, responsibility, opportunity and development.
Where you see yourself in 5 years time? - The employer is looking for ambition here but be realistic.
What challenges do you believe the organisation faces? - this is where your research comes into play. This also demonstrates commercial awareness.
Questions to prepare to ask potential employers
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