Legal & General
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Interviews at Legal & General

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Legal & General.
Interview experience
Based on 86 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 86 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 85 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Legal & General

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 4.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 4.

Interview process length
About a week
35%
About a day or two
24%
About two weeks
18%
More than one month
14%
About a month
9%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
66%
Background check
53%
Phone call/screening
49%
Problem solving exercises
35%
Group interview
35%
Least reported steps
Drug test
1%
Other
1%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Legal & General

  • Interview is ok but they feed you lots of lies telling you'll be trained up and moved up the pay ladder after 6 months probation when I've spoken to staff that have been overdue their pay rises by mon…
    Shared on 17 September 2020 - Production Operative - Sherburn in Elmet, North Yorkshire
  • Like speed dating apart from there filling the place with agency an lies
    Shared on 12 July 2020 - Manager - Sherburn in Elmet
  • This is a great process and they always give feedback
    Shared on 15 October 2019 - Experienced Trainer and Coach - Hove, East Sussex

Interview questions at Legal & General

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • "Can you tell me about a time you have given excellent customer service" blah blah
    Shared on 5 June 2019 - Customer Service Consultant - Cardiff, Cardiff

Interview tips at Legal & General

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)32%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)32%
  • They didn’t have a dress code20%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)13%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Legal & General

  • Just be mindful that there is 12 weeks training, pressure cooker
    Shared on 22 October 2019 - Customer Service Executive - Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Bog standard interview / questions with a telephone role play.
    Shared on 5 June 2019 - Customer Service Consultant - Cardiff, Cardiff

The first interview at Legal & General

How candidates got an interview
  • Recruiter contacted me36%
  • Through Indeed27%
  • Paper application14%
  • Other14%
  • Other online job site5%

How candidates received their first interview at Legal & General

  • Heard through local paper
    Shared on 5 August 2020 - Production Operative - Leeds, West Yorkshire
  • Speculative CV application
    Shared on 3 August 2020 - Admin - Sherburn in Elmet, North Yorkshire