Published: 4 May 2018

Tips for hitting the mark at your next interview

A great interview can make or break securing your next job.

And for competitive charity sector comms jobs, you need to highlight why you’re a cut above the rest, to convince the employer you’re the right candidate. We’ve created a short video featuring tips to help you shine in interviews.

First impressions matter

Start with a smile, eye contact and a firm handshake. They’ll help set the right tone.

Go in with enthusiasm

There’s nothing more appealing than someone who knows the organisation and wants to be part of the team.

Provide evidence

Use the STAR method to demonstrate your suitability for the role: Situation – Task – Action – Result


TPP Recruitment is here to help you prep for your interviews and guide you through the recruitment process. Get in touch if you need advice: communications@tpp.co.uk.

 

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Kate Maunder, divisional manager – marketing & communications, TPP Recruitment

Kate has been working at TPP Recruitment for over seven years on one of the longest-established specialist divisions within the company, the marketing and communications team. This division has been providing permanent, contract and temporary recruitment solutions to the third and public sectors for over a decade from assistant to director level. Kate enjoys delivering consistent, personalised and results-driven service to both her clients and candidates, and the partnerships that develop over time.