Interviewer Questions - Company

Questions that the company may ask in an Interview:

  • Which is more important to you, the job itself or your salary?
  • By providing examples, convince me that you can adapt to a wide variety of people, situations and environments.
  • Describe a time when you got co-workers or classmates who dislike each other to work together. How did you accomplish this? What was the outcome?
  • How would you describe yourself in terms of your ability to work as a member of a team?
  • Tell me about a time you had to handle multiple responsibilities. How did you organize the work you needed to do?
  • Describe the most difficult boss you worked for and how you dealt with them.
  • Describe a situation that required a number of things to be done at the same time. How did you handle it? What was the result?
  • Tell of a time when you worked with a colleague who was not completing his or her share of the work. Who, if anyone, did you tell or talk to about it? Did the manager take any steps to correct your colleague? Did you agree or disagree with the manager's actions?
  • What criteria are you using to choose companies to interview with?
  • What is the biggest mistake you've made?

Interviewee Questions - Canidate

Questions that you should considering asking your future employer:

  • What happened to the last person who held this job?
  • What is an average week in this job really like?
  • What characteristics does a successful person have in your organization?
  • Could you describe a typical day or week in this position? The typical client or customer I would be dealing with? The expectations To determine how and when you will evaluated, Payne recommend advises asking:
  • Are there any other questions I can answer for you?
  • What are the attributes of the job that you'd like to see improved?
  • How big is the team I'd be working with?
  • What can you tell me about the culture and the environment?
  • What are the performance expectations of this position over the first 12 months?
  • What do you like about working here?