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Interviews at Manulife

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Manulife.
Interview experience
Based on 254 interviews
Interview difficulty
Based on 252 interviews
Interview process length
Based on 241 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Manulife

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 5.

Interview process length
About a week
About two weeks
About a month
About a day or two
More than one month
Most reported steps
On-site interview
Phone call/screening
Background check
Group interview
Problem solving exercises
Least reported steps
They have no interview
Drug test

What candidates say about the interview process at Manulife

  • Publication du posteSelection des candidats Test des candidatVerification des antĂ©cĂ©dentsContractualisation
    Shared on 28 July 2020 - Disbursement Associate - Montréal, QC
  • 3 meetings
    Shared on 13 July 2019 - Procurement Administrator (Contract) - Toronto, ON
  • Ask you questions about your experience, and why you would fit in this position.
    Shared on 23 May 2019 - Customer service Representative - Montréal, QC

Interview questions at Manulife

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Standard interview questions -such as , what are your strengths/weaknesses ,former employments among others
    Shared on 22 March 2020 - Service Associate - Toronto, ON

Interview tips at Manulife

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)56%
  • Formal (business suit)38%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)3%
  • They didn’t have a dress code3%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Manulife

  • Trust what you have on a signed Contract. Never believe what they say unless you have it Writing. The advisory management reaches out when it is self serving. The independent model is disappearing to…
    Shared on 15 July 2019 - Investment Advisor - western manitoba
  • Find a job somewhere else, because your job is temporary at best if you are even being hired. Management is just about scare tactics and negativity, jobs being cut, minimal training provided, you will…
    Shared on 19 February 2019 - Tax Specialist - Oakville, ON
  • Professional environment surrounded by self employed people who were successful
    Shared on 7 January 2019 - Branch Manager - Markham, ON

The first interview at Manulife

How candidates got an interview
  • Recruiter contacted me29%
  • Other26%
  • Through Indeed24%
  • Employee referral9%
  • Other online job site7%

How candidates received their first interview at Manulife

  • Applied on their website, did initial call with Manulife recruiter. Initial call was 5 mins and just wanted to know my salary expectations, and why I was leaving current role. Scheduled the next inter…
    Shared on 25 August 2020
  • It is very long, many obstacles, the wait can take months, very unorganized and a big lack of communication
    Shared on 10 December 2019
  • Through a receuiter
    Shared on 13 July 2019 - Procurement Administrator (Contract) - Toronto, ON
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