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Interviews at Oxfam

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Oxfam.
Interview experience
Based on 19 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 18 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 17 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Oxfam

Overall experience

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

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 5.

Interview process length
About a week
35%
About a day or two
24%
About two weeks
24%
About a month
12%
More than one month
6%
Most reported steps
Written test
41%
Phone call/screening
29%
Group interview
29%
On-site interview
29%
Presentation
29%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
0%
Drug test
0%
Other
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Oxfam

  • Interview was composed of a panel of experts/specialist from the main headquarters - Oxford, with the country to be deployed with the human resource team. Interview questions covered technical, experi…
    Shared on 1 February 2019 - Public Health Promotion - HSP - Oxfordshire

Interview questions at Oxfam

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What do women’s rights mean to you?
    Shared on 29 May 2019 - Frontliner - Vancouver, BC
  • What do women’s rights mean to you?
    Shared on 29 May 2019 - Frontliner - Vancouver, BC

Interview tips at Oxfam

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)43%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)24%
  • They didn’t have a dress code19%
  • Formal (business suit)14%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Oxfam

  • Show you're uniqueness and relatability as a person. After that, just put in 100% every day.
    Shared on 25 March 2019 - Door-to-Door Fundraising - Vancouver, BC

The first interview at Oxfam

How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site29%
  • Through Indeed15%
  • Campus placement14%
  • Employee referral14%
  • Paper application14%

How candidates received their first interview at Oxfam

  • I met a fundraiser on the street who informed me of Oxfam's work. I wanted to get involved with the organization so I shared my contact details after which I was called in for an interview.
    Shared on 23 May 2019 - Fundraiser - Vancouver, BC
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