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Does Citi require pre-employment background checks? What kind of background check does Citi do and how long does it take to complete?


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Citi does a 7 year background check and it takes 1 month

Answered - Intmd Cash and Trade Proc Analyst (Former Employee) - Canary Wharf, Greater London

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Background checks are ongoing, lengthy, extensive and tedious and could get several questions on the same issue, a month after I had left the company they were still doing background checks.

Answered - Cash and collateral manager (Former Employee) - Belfast, County Antrim

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CBS checks, carried out within the employment process which is around 6 six from offer to start date

Answered - Senior Programmer Analyst (Former Employee) - Canary Wharf, Greater London

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Like any financial institution they will of course conduct background checks as you're dealing with client sensitive information. If you've been in jail for fraud then it's not likely you would be suitable obviously. It takes as long as it takes.

Answered - Corporate Event Co-ordinator for Equity Sales (Former Employee) - London, Greater London

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