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Interviews at NBCUniversal

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at NBCUniversal.

Interview experience

Based on 392 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 388 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 350 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at NBCUniversal

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 day or two
31%
About two weeks
19%
About a week
18%
About a month
16%
More than one month
16%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
81%
Background check
53%
Phone call/screening
52%
Group interview
26%
Drug test
21%
Least reported steps
Other
6%
Take-home/sample work
3%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at NBCUniversal

  • Average and professional
    Shared on March 21, 2017 - Technical Support Analyst - New York, NY
  • Great positive experience, applied for position online then scheduled with an employment team leader for possible position.
    Shared on March 2, 2017 - Sales Representative - Orlando, FL
  • No particular system or format. Hiring manager works with recruiting and HR BP to outline their own personal process. No standard interview questions, no requirement for particular decision process,…
    Shared on November 8, 2016
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Interview questions at NBCUniversal

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Everything repeated with my experience for the roll.
    Shared on September 29, 2020 - Executive Assistant - Miami, FL
  • How I’m I beneficial to the company
    Shared on April 15, 2018 - Coordinator - New York, NY
  • What are your strengths and weaknesses.
    Shared on February 27, 2017 - Security Officer - Orlando, FL

Interview tips at NBCUniversal

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)61%
  • Formal (business suit)31%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)5%
  • They didn’t have a dress code2%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at NBCUniversal

  • Be totally honest, totally open Kimono
    Shared on June 11, 2021
  • Act calm and be your self
    Shared on February 29, 2020 - Cook - Orlando, FL
  • Be yourself
    Shared on November 27, 2019 - Account Executive - New York, NY

The first interview at NBCUniversal

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral29%
  • Other online job site18%
  • Recruiter contacted me16%
  • Other14%
  • Through Indeed9%

How candidates received their first interview at NBCUniversal

  • Thru a friend who recommended me to the operations manager.
    Shared on January 13, 2020 - Broadcast Engineer - Burbank, CA
  • An advertising industry executive that I had previously partnered with referred me for two positions: in ad sales and research. Never burn your bridges! They may lead to your next opportunity.
    Shared on October 17, 2019 - Director, Portfolio Sales Marketing & Corporate Marketing - New York, NY
  • I applied online in 2014
    Shared on May 23, 2019 - Shift leader - Orlando, FL
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