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Interviews at ADP

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Interview experience
Based on 104 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 103 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 101 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at ADP

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About two weeks
24%
About a week
23%
About a month
22%
About a day or two
17%
More than one month
15%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
73%
Phone call/screening
72%
Background check
62%
Group interview
23%
Problem solving exercises
16%
Least reported steps
Other
4%
Take-home/sample work
1%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at ADP

  • Too l much red tape. asking for school documents going all the way back to high school diploma. This is ok if you just finished high school but when you are a senior COS specialist you graduated hi…
    Shared on 15 September 2018 - COS Payroll/Benefits Specialist - Montréal, QC
  • Very exhaustive
    Shared on 26 April 2018 - PAYROLL & BENEFITS ADMINISTRATOR - Etobicoke, ON
  • I was interviewed by two managers. I was told later by my manager that she wouldn't have picked me. She said, "You wouldn't have been my first selection, but you will fit in fine". They ask various qu…
    Shared on 29 March 2018 - Payroll Coordinator - Dartmouth, NS

Interview questions at ADP

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What is more important? Jobs skills or getting along with others
    Shared on 10 September 2019 - Knowledge Management Specialist (Term Position) - Toronto, ON
  • Payroll and Benefit related question as well as current legislations
    Shared on 26 April 2018 - PAYROLL & BENEFITS ADMINISTRATOR - Etobicoke, ON
  • I got the job by referred by a family member
    Shared on 10 January 2018 - Lead Shipper - Etobicoke, ON
Interview tips at ADP
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)52%
  • Formal (business suit)41%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)4%
  • They didn’t have a dress code3%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at ADP
  • They look for a good commitment and service provider
    Shared on 4 September 2019 - Payroll Specialist - Etobicoke, ON
  • Advance general knowledge of payroll knowledge and ability to work with clients on the phone
    Shared on 10 October 2018 - Implementation Specialist - Work Force Now - Halifax, NS
  • Don't be a butt kisser stand up for what you belive in and dont throw your fellow workers under the bus to get you further in the company
    Shared on 4 October 2018 - National CSR - Vancouver, BC
The first interview at ADP
How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral30%
  • Through Indeed20%
  • Other online job site20%
  • Other20%
  • Recruiter contacted me10%
How candidates received their first interview at ADP
  • J'ai été référé par le gestionnaire du département.
    Shared on 17 November 2019 - Spécialiste ; Support technique a la clientèle - Montréal, QC
  • Through a head hunter
    Shared on 10 September 2019 - Knowledge Management Specialist (Term Position) - Toronto, ON
  • Through Naukri
    Shared on 19 December 2018 - Senior Member Technical - Hyderabad
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