Export Development Canada Mock Interview

To help you prepare for an Export Development Canada job interview, here are 27 interview questions and answer examples.

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What is the most attractive thing in your eyes about this role with Export Development Canada?

"Over the past couple of years, I've had an eye on pursuing a career with Export Development Canada because of your reputation as a forward moving financial institution and your commitment to the communities that you do business in. As a person that believes in togetherness and helping others out where possible, these are values that I hold very high and would bring to the team here."

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27 Export Development Canada Interview Questions & Answers

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  • 1. What is the most attractive thing in your eyes about this role with Export Development Canada?

  • 2. What approach do you take in giving financial and wealth advice to your clients? Why does this approach suit your clients the best?

  • 3. In working with financial data here at Export Development Canada, what are the steps you would take in the data validation process as part of your work?

  • 4. If hired for this role at Export Development Canada, how would you help make sound investment decisions for our clients?

  • 5. When would an investment in commodities make sense for a client that you were working with?

  • 6. If you notice right now, the time on that clock reads 12:15. What is the angle between the minute and hour hands on that clock?

  • 7. If hired here at Export Development Canada to work with our clients on wealth management strategies, what would you consider to be your preferred wealth management strategies?

  • 8. List the top 3 skills that you have acquired in your last role.

  • 9. Tell me about a time where you had to analyze information in order to make a recommendation.

  • 10. At Export Development Canada we offer many different financial services. Which aspect of financial services are you best versed in?

  • 11. We are looking for the most motivated individuals to join the team here at Export Development Canada. Where would you like your career to take you in the next five to ten years?

  • 12. This position at Export Development Canada has generated a lot of interest from applicants. What do you feel is the one quality that sets you apart from others we are speaking with about this position?

  • 13. At Export Development Canada, we expect our Economists to give regular presentations and updates to our advisory staff. What experience do you have presenting in front of a captive audience?

  • 14. Are you familiar with KYC and how it impacts our business at Export Development Canada?

  • 15. Give me an example of a time that you had to solve a problem without having all of the necessary information at hand to do so. How did you handle that situation?

  • 16. What statistical analysis tools do you have experience working with?

  • 17. How can Export Development Canada motivate you on the job?

  • 18. Talk to me about a challenging situation you had to handle on the job that involved another colleague. How did you handle that situation?

  • 19. Accuracy is important to us at Export Development Canada. Do you always double check or proofread your work?

  • 20. Give an example of a time that you had to resolve a difficult situation with a client or customer. What were the keys to coming to a successful solution?

  • 21. How do you keep up to speed on changing trends and laws in the financial planning field?

  • 22. Data Scientist is a fairly new role here at Export Development Canada. Why do you feel that you can make the jump into the financial industry as a data scientist?

  • 23. If hired for this role as an Economist with Export Development Canada, we'll want you to have the tools in hand that you need to succeed. What computer programs do you find necessary and useful in your work?

  • 24. At Export Development Canada, our clients are the lifeblood of our business and we do everything in our power to make them happy. What does the term customer service mean to you in your work?

  • 25. In your work as a Portfolio Administrator, what kind events cause you the most stress on the job?

  • 26. If hired for this role at Export Development Canada, I want to be sure that I'm hiring a motivated individual. What motivates you in your daily work and your career?

  • 27. What statistical models are you familiar with and which do you feel would best apply to the financial field here at Export Development Canada?