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    Hi,

    I received a call from Precision Acquisitions Direct today. They got my CV from reed.co.uk or something. They gave me an interview for tomorrow and said they are carrying out immediate hiring.

    I searched a lot on this company after hanging up the phone, but could not find anything. Has anyone here heard anything about it? Their head office is near Waterloo apparently. Very little was told to me on the phone and I just thought I'd google them but like I said, not much has turned up.

    Don't want to waste my time interviewing for a bad job. Does anyone have any reviews?

    Thanks in advance!
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    Hi,I have an interview booked with them tomorrow and, similarly, I was bit dubious so have been doing my research. Your thread is pretty much all I've found. Did you go to your interview? How was it?Thanks!
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    Hi - this was quite a while ago - anyways, I did go and talked to other people there who'd come for an interview and no one knew much about the company. Turns out they want you to sell stuff on the train stations, road sides etc. Since that isn't what most people are looking for the company doesn't reveal much; if you are looking for something like that it might be worth going. Personally, I said no straightaway and just left.
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    (Original post by soniashahid95)
    Hi - this was quite a while ago - anyways, I did go and talked to other people there who'd come for an interview and no one knew much about the company. Turns out they want you to sell stuff on the train stations, road sides etc. Since that isn't what most people are looking for the company doesn't reveal much; if you are looking for something like that it might be worth going. Personally, I said no straightaway and just left.

    Thank you so much for replying. I wasn't sure you would considering you started this thread so long ago! That is exactly what I feared would be the case. Sounded to good to be true! I won't waste my time then. Thank you!
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    HiIf you didn't go for the interview, it was a great decision. They contacted me within a day after I sent my CV on Glassdoor and they required me to go for an interview on the next working day. It was an absolutely waste of time. Horrible. They did not tell me in advance that there would be another interview besides the first one before I get the offer. They would call you and email you explaining how special we are that we get an interview with them. This is just a mind trick. When I arrived for the interview, I was shocked by the number of people waiting for the interview and obviously the interview got delayed, which was understandable. They did not even have a private room so everyone was shouting during the interview. The most annoying thing was that I came so prepared and I was really looking forward to it but they only interviewed me for less than 5 minutes just because they were unsure about my eligibility to work in the UK. Obviously, I would not apply for a job if I can't work here. The thing is that when I spoke to the recruitment team on the phone, they said that I would be able to work but the interviewee said otherwise. This shows that there was no coordination between them and lack of general recruitment knowledge . I would not personally recommend going for Precision Acquisitions Direct. It was a horrific experience for me as it took me a lot of time to prepare for it. The time and cost were wastefully spent, especially when I'm not from London. Can you believe I travelled for almost 3 hours for less than a 5 minute interview.?
 
 
 
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