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Interviews at Nando's

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Nando's.
Interview experience
Based on 455 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 456 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 434 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Nando's

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 7.

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

Interview process length
About a day or two
45%
About a week
34%
About two weeks
15%
About a month
3%
More than one month
2%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
62%
Phone call/screening
24%
Problem solving exercises
22%
Group interview
21%
Other
18%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
3%
Take-home/sample work
2%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Nando's

  • It gave me enough time
    Shared on 20 January 2020 - Manager - Gauteng
  • Ask you to describe yourself and how your friends will describe you. What you like doing. When you’re available.
    Shared on 30 May 2019 - Cashier - Leeds, West Yorkshire
  • Interviewed by management. then trial shift
    Shared on 31 December 2018 - Supervisor - Thurrock, Essex

Interview questions at Nando's

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Do you like chicken
    Shared on 23 November 2017
  • Why you want the job and what you can bring to the role
    Shared on 1 September 2017 - Co-ordinator - Cardiff, Cardiff
  • If you were any animal/had any superpower what would it be and why
    Shared on 13 August 2017

Interview tips at Nando's

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)38%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)32%
  • They didn’t have a dress code22%
  • Formal (business suit)6%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Nando's

  • Warning: it’s a group interview at the start.
    Shared on 14 April 2019
  • To push for a higher starting salary as salary reviews are very poor
    Shared on 11 March 2019 - Deputy Manager - Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Work hard, be friendly
    Shared on 20 February 2019 - Supervisor, Store Representative and Buddy Trainer - London

The first interview at Nando's

How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In30%
  • Through Indeed28%
  • Employee referral14%
  • Other12%
  • Paper application7%

How candidates received their first interview at Nando's

  • Through word of mouth
    Shared on 20 March 2019 - Staff Development Trainer - Bedford
  • Online, I applied and they called me up to have a brief phone interview.
    Shared on 14 November 2018 - Supervisor - Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • I gave my CV in and they called in after a week and I had a trial shift. they called me a few days after and I went and got the job.
    Shared on 18 October 2018 - Waitress - Milton Keynes
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