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Interviews at Oxfam

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Oxfam.
Interview experience
Based on 19 interviews
Interview difficulty
Based on 18 interviews
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
About a day or two
About two weeks
About a month
More than one month
Most reported steps
Written test
Phone call/screening
Group interview
On-site interview
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
Drug test

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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