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    I've applied for United Biscuits grad scheme. They've asked me to do a 'competency questionnaire' ASAP...

    Is this a verbal/numerical test?


    I can't find info about it anywhere and the email says nothing other than a link
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    It'll ask a bunch of questions like 'are you good at brainstorming' 'are you decisive' which you might get asked to rate one to say five. You might be asked which describes you better 'decisive or brainstormer'.

    Not verbal/numberic reasoning.
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    Thanks for the help mate!
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    It might be more of a long answer format than suggested above. Competency based assessments are usually along the lines of 'describe a time when you lead a team to a successful outcome', etc. etc.
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    (Original post by ChemistBoy)
    It might be more of a long answer format than suggested above. Competency based assessments are usually along the lines of 'describe a time when you lead a team to a successful outcome', etc. etc.
    Thats true, although usually thats on initial the application form. If they like you they'll keep reading and if not they won't. Also it stops people applying who can't be bothered to write 600 words on why they should be considered.

    The OP should be able to tell us now though
 
 
 
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