DBS Bank
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Interviews at DBS Bank

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at DBS Bank.

Interview experience

Based on 167 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 166 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 149 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at DBS Bank

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 6.

Interview process length
About two weeks
28%
About a week
23%
About a day or two
18%
About a month
18%
More than one month
13%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
54%
On-site interview
54%
Background check
31%
Group interview
20%
Problem solving exercises
19%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
3%
They have no interview
2%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at DBS Bank

  • Very straightforward and transparent about what the job entails which is the long working hours and stressful environment but with the ability to earn as much as possible with the commission structure…
    Shared on November 2, 2018 - Wealth Planning Manager - HarbourFront, hong lim
  • It was a great session chatting with my manager. The technical and logic tests were hard but it could really test your ability to think.
    Shared on July 17, 2018 - Anti-Money Laundering Technology Intern - Singapore
  • 1 by 1 at HR Dept
    Shared on October 27, 2017 - Assistant Administration Officer - Shenton Way & Tampines
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Interview questions at DBS Bank

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • How do you deal with challenges in the past?
    Shared on April 8, 2018 - Wealth Planning Manager - Singapore
  • Where do you foresee yourself in 2 years?Why did you choose to work here and not other banks?What made you decide to work as a RM?
    Shared on February 21, 2018 - Relationship Manager - Kovan
  • Do you want to be a bancassurance specialist or relationship manager?do you know that it is a very fast paced environment?are you up to the high sales target in the banking industry?
    Shared on July 22, 2017 - Relationship Manager - Central Singapore

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Interview tips at DBS Bank

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)47%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)38%
  • They didn’t have a dress code8%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)6%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at DBS Bank

  • Be yourself
    Shared on July 31, 2022 - Bank service Executive - Central Singapore

The first interview at DBS Bank

How candidates got an interview
  • Recruiter contacted me37%
  • Employee referral21%
  • Other online job site16%
  • Other16%
  • Through Indeed5%

How candidates received their first interview at DBS Bank

  • Staff referral
    Shared on January 14, 2022 - Senior Associate - Changi business park
  • I got my first interview via recommendation from a friend who works at DBS Bank
    Shared on March 24, 2019 - Derivatives Clearing Analyst - Client Servicing - Marina Bay
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