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It depends on the level you are interviewing for, however a basic interview will cover FCA values such as backbone, judgement etc. You will be asked to give scenarios and what you did in these situations.


Normally 300 words on why you would like to be placed in that particular role, in addition to sending your CV. You will be invited for one interview and usually hear back fairly quickly.

If you are unsuccessful you do not always hear back which doesn't help.


The pension and perks were very generous. You had an opportunity to add to these benefits as well.


Plenty of discount at major retailers


Make sure you know about their goals.
Read up on the particular role you're applying to on the FCA website.
Be very familiar with their website and how they operate.