Beacon Recruitment & Placement Services Ltd
M: 07854 983191
T: 01274 433125

Interview FAQs

Questions often asked at interviews

  • What do you know about the company?
  • Why do you want to leave your current company?
  • Why are you interested in this position?
  • What skills could you bring to the job?
  • What do you like doing best/least in your current role?
  • What do you consider to be your strengths/weaknesses?
  • What is your greatest achievement?
  • Do you prefer to work in a team or alone?
  • Can you work under pressure? Describe an incident where you have had to do so.
  • How would you handle difficult clients/customers?
  • How do you like to be managed?
  • Where would you like to be in five years?
  • What salary are you looking for?
  • Why should I employ you in this position?

Questions you may wish to ask at an interview

  • What is the most important aspect of the job?
  • Who will I be working for/with?
  • How many people are in the department?
  • Are there any periods when business peaks? What effect will this have on the job, if any?
  • Are there any training schemes from which I may benefit?
  • Are there promotional prospects?
  • What are the other benefits?