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Interviews at British American Tobacco

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at British American Tobacco.
Interview experience
Based on 50 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 49 interviews
Difficult
Interview process length
Based on 47 interviews
About a week

Interview process at British American Tobacco

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 6.

Interview process length
About a week
28%
About a day or two
23%
About a month
21%
About two weeks
17%
More than one month
11%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
71%
Phone call/screening
67%
Written test
38%
Problem solving exercises
35%
Presentation
33%
Least reported steps
Other
4%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at British American Tobacco

  • Culture Questionnaire
    Shared on 23 February 2018
  • You have to chain smoke for 45 minutes then win at snakes and ladders.
    Shared on 29 August 2017
  • A waste of time - four or five online assessments, a telephone interview and then a gaping black hole where the next stage should be
    Shared on 14 August 2017 - Executive Assistant - United Kingdom

Interview questions at British American Tobacco

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Can you work under pressureWhat dynamic improvement would you bring to the companyWhat are your beliefs about smoking?
    Shared on 19 October 2017 - Software Coordinator/ Application Support - NG
  • Tell me about a time when you went above and beyond your job description. Standard CB questions asked plus a role play.
    Shared on 30 March 2017 - Trade Marketing Executive - South East