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Interviews at Telkom SA Limited

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Telkom SA Limited.
Interview experience
Based on 196 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 193 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 190 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Telkom SA Limited

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

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

Interview process length
About a week
26%
About two weeks
24%
About a day or two
24%
About a month
15%
More than one month
11%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
43%
Group interview
37%
Written test
32%
Problem solving exercises
29%
Phone call/screening
28%
Least reported steps
Other
5%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Telkom SA Limited

  • Excellent, they are fair and well prepared.
    Shared on 22 March 2019 - Sales and Marketing Learner - Centurion, Gauteng
  • A telephone interview which was followed by a formal traditional interviews (panel in a boardroom) as well as one - on -one sessions with Sales and Marketing team of Telkom. Verbal interviews were don…
    Shared on 30 January 2019 - INDEPENDENT SALES AGENT, 01 - Pretoria
  • You must just be honest
    Shared on 12 November 2018 - Customer Service Consultant - Cape town western cape

Interview questions at Telkom SA Limited

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Why would you like to be a part of the Telkom group,why would you specifically want to work for Telkom
    Shared on 22 October 2018 - Sales Consultant - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
  • Smart casual
    Shared on 10 August 2018 - Technician - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
  • The interview questions will be related to the current vacancy. I for example have applied for Project Management and some related questions would be: "Which projects have I successfully planned?" or…
    Shared on 26 February 2018 - Specialist - Gauteng

Interview tips at Telkom SA Limited

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)41%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)34%
  • They didn’t have a dress code15%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)7%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Telkom SA Limited

  • Give more attention to well trained personnel
    Shared on 4 July 2020 - Operational manager,optical fibre maintenance - Pretoria, Gauteng
  • Overall they good
    Shared on 16 April 2020 - Technician - Limpopo
  • Honesty is the best policy at all times.
    Shared on 17 March 2020 - Operations Assistant Manager - Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

The first interview at Telkom SA Limited

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral19%
  • Walk-In18%
  • Recruiter contacted me15%
  • Paper application15%
  • Other15%

How candidates received their first interview at Telkom SA Limited

  • There was an opening. They needed people with technical support experience
    Shared on 2 July 2019 - Technical Support Agent - Effingham
  • Through an Agent
    Shared on 9 May 2019 - Sales Consultant - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal