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Interviews at ABSA BANK LIMITED

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at ABSA BANK LIMITED.
Interview experience
Based on 46 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 48 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 49 interviews
About a month

Interview process at ABSA BANK LIMITED

Overview experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 9.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 5.

Interview process length
About a month
27%
About a week
24%
More than one month
18%
About a day or two
16%
About two weeks
14%
Most reported steps
Group interview
49%
On-site interview
47%
Written test
37%
Problem solving exercises
37%
Phone call/screening
35%
Least reported steps
Drug test
2%
Take-home/sample work
0%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at ABSA BANK LIMITED

  • The process there you got to tell about your self and your strong points and weak points and you have to be done your research about the bank
    Shared on 31 January 2019 - Intern - George, Western Cape
  • Had to go through agent and then management at absa then training
    Shared on 5 March 2018 - treasury clerk & bulk teller - Eastern Cape
  • From application job matching is done
    Psychometric testing and skills set testing

    Interview - sometimes presentation is requested (topic provided)

    Follow up interview

    Scores compared

    Offer mades

    Once …
    Shared on 7 January 2018 - Data Capturer - Cape Town, Western Cape

Interview questions at ABSA BANK LIMITED

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What is your main ambition in a career
    Shared on 9 November 2018 - Sales consultant - Sandton, Gauteng
  • ABSA makes use of the Agency Companies to do most of their interviews. I am one such staff member who was recruited using this method.
    Shared on 26 January 2018 - Production Officer - Johannesburg, Gauteng
  • Scenarios on

    Planning and Organising

    Leadership

    Critical Thinking

    Entrepreneurial Skills

    Problem Solving
    Shared on 7 January 2018 - Data Capturer - Cape Town, Western Cape

Interview tips at ABSA BANK LIMITED

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)82%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)16%
  • They didn’t have a dress code2%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)0%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at ABSA BANK LIMITED

  • Don't listen to negative staff members who have been there for years and haven't advanced themselves
    Shared on 23 September 2019 - Customer Service Agent - Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal