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Interviews at H&R Block

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at H&R Block.
Interview experience
Based on 169 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 168 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 159 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at H&R Block

Overview experience
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Excellent
Easy
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Interview process length
About a day or two
38%
About a week
33%
About two weeks
13%
About a month
10%
More than one month
6%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
68%
Phone call/screening
31%
Written test
22%
Background check
18%
Problem solving exercises
13%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
5%
Presentation
5%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at H&R Block

  • No interview was required.
    Shared on 7 May 2019 - Client Service Professional - Ottawa, ON
  • Mass produced.
    Shared on 26 March 2019 - Tax Professional at H&R Block (seasonal contract) - Calgary, AB
  • Comfortable
    Shared on 20 January 2019 - Receptionist - Halifax, NS

Interview questions at H&R Block

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What kind of work environment you like?
    Shared on 25 June 2018 - Tax Professional - Port Hope, ON
  • How much tax knowledge you have.
    Shared on 12 October 2017 - Tax Preparer - Lower Sackville, NS
  • Asked how well I worked with ms office applications, and how I would deal with a difficult customer.
    Shared on 3 October 2017 - Data Entry Clerk - The Pas, MB
Interview tips at H&R Block
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)67%
  • Formal (business suit)29%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)2%
  • They didn’t have a dress code2%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at H&R Block
  • It is very good for some one which like to doing Tax
    Shared on 10 April 2020 - Office Manager - Vancouver, BC
  • They will ask customer service question
    Shared on 9 June 2019 - Office Administrator - Calgary, AB
  • Be flexible. Be willing to learning their way of performing certain tasks. However, depending on whether you get a New or Experienced Office Manager, your duties can vary greatly.
    Shared on 31 May 2019 - Client Support Representative - Lake Hiawatha, NJ 07034
The first interview at H&R Block
How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral36%
  • Paper application15%
  • I called them14%
  • Other14%
  • Other online job site7%
How candidates received their first interview at H&R Block
  • Passed the course
    Shared on 4 December 2019 - Tax Academy Instructor - Red Deer, AB
  • I went an did the tax course an after finishing the course I had the job. You just have to make sure your Mark's are over 80%.
    Shared on 4 July 2019 - Customer Service Provider - Ottawa, ON
  • Applied in person
    Shared on 9 April 2019 - Tax Preparer - Hanover, ON