Number of Employees: 260,000
Headquarters: 399 Park Ave. New York, NY 10043. Phone: 212-559-1000
Citigroup is a financial services company based in New York City. Started in 1812 as the City Bank of New York, the company later became Citibank. Citigroup was formed in 1998 when Citicorp merged with Travelers Group, resulting in the creation of the world's biggest financial services organization. Citigroup is present in 140 countries and has more than 16,000 offices throughout the world.
The majority of applicants that interview for a position with CitiGroup report a positive interview experience. Potential employees can expect a fairly straightforward interview process consisting of a face-to-face and/or group panel interview, in which a skills test and a personality test are given. A standard interview question might include, "Describe a time when you had to overcome a hardship." Potential employees can apply online or in person, and phone interviews are sometimes conducted prior to the face-to-face interview. Applicants who are offered positions can expect to submit to a background check.