Most of the companies are taking phone interview prior to personal interview. So that they can save time and shortlist the best candidate. If you are fresher then you need to prepare for telephonic interview before you give one.
Telephonic interview is conducted just like in-person interviews. Hiring manager or recruiters call to screen candidates for employment. It is very important that you take time and prepare yourself for phone interview. In this article I will give few frequently asked telephonic interview questions.
(Q) Tell me about yourself?
(A) Prepare yourself for this question before interview. And be clear so that hiring manager can hear you.
(Q) What interests you about this job?
(A) The best way to respond is to describe you qualification listed in the job posting.
(Q)Why do you want this job?
(A) This is not only a fine opportunity, but this company is a place where my qualifications can make a difference.
(Q) Are you willing to travel?
(A) Yes if you can.
(Q) Is there anything I haven’t told you about the job or company that you would like to know?
(A) Take this chance to ask anything that you want to know about the job, don`t hesitate.
Here are few more tips while telephonic interview
- Prepare for phone interview by collecting necessary information.
- Be sure that your mobile service provider is good.
- Turn of call waiting option in your mobile
- If you are in busy place try to get in private space
- Focus and listen to interviewer carefully
- Pay attention and speak confidently