"When I was hired in 2009, there was quite a rigorous application process: there was an online application form, online verbal and numerical reasoning tests, a phone interview, then an assessment day involving a written exercise, two group exercises and an interview within which applicants had to give a presentation which had to be prepared in advance of the assessment day."Second year trainee, London
"Application, English language and maths test for the vacation scheme. Then an interview for the vacation scheme. A week vacation scheme. One day training contract assessment centre, with an interview (one partner, one HR) including a ten-minute business presentation, written test, group exercise."First year trainee, London
"There are only eight places per intake and two intakes per year. Three vacation schemes per year, and trainees largely recruited out of those pools - leaves relatively few spaces for other applicants. Application process for vac scheme/training contract involves numerical/verbal reasoning online tests, followed by HR interview, followed by an assessment day including group exercises, partner interview and an individual presentation."First year trainee, London
"The application process consists of a phone interview with HR and an assessment day (including group exercise, presentation to a partner and HR interview)."First year trainee, London
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