Ace Your Interviews with Mastercard

It takes careful preparation to succeed in a job application, and knowing how to ace your interviews is a key part of the preparation process!

This workshop, exclusively conducted by Mastercard for NUS students, will provide you with interview hacks, best practices and pitfalls, and make you stand out from other job applicants.

Join this interactive session where you will have an overview of Mastercard's interview process and understand what they look for in interns and graduates. What's more, you will get to experience how an actual interview is conducted and participate in real-time interview practice, receiving valuable feedback from Mastercard's recruiters.

In this session, you will learn:

• Introduction to Mastercard – business mission, culture, key departments and functions
• Overview of careers in Fintech
• Mastercard's Early Career Program
• Interview hacks, best practices and pitfalls
• Live Interview Simulation/Role play
• Mastercard's 2023 Summer Internship and Graduate Launch Program
• Open Floor Networking and Q&A

Spaces are limited for this session so Non-Business school students are given priority booking. For any Business School students interested to register, please click here to register for the waiting list.

Lesley Tay
Lesley Tay
Director, Talent Acquisition - Campus (Asia Pacific), Mastercard

Lesley Tay is the Director, Talent Acquisition – Campus (Asia Pacific) at Mastercard. She brings 15 years’ experience placing Early Career Talent (ECT) for global technology companies headquartered in Silicon Valley. In this connection, she recruited fresh graduates and graduate students (Master’s and PhDs) who hail from 15+ geographies across APAC for roles primarily in Product Engineering (SWEs, SWDs, Data Analysts, Data Scientists, SDETs, and UX Designers), Worldwide Field Operations, Corporate and other functions.

Lesley enjoys working with enthusiastic and driven ECT from the world over. In 2019, she was one of 8 employees who participated in a global pro-bono project in Senegal, West Africa. The team spent 3 weeks working with village chiefs, farmers, and field agents to enhance Senagalese farmers’ annual yield in their harvest of peanuts. Lesley is a certified practitioner of the Myer-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), and CareerLeader® (Harvard Business School). Lesley enjoys trekking, and is a music buff with a repertoire spanning Baroque to Broadway. Lesley peer-mentors 15 women (Gen Z to baby boomers)! A Harvard alumna, Lesley was recipient of the Peter Saltonstall Memorial Scholarship, annually awarded by Harvard to a select few from the Pacific Rim.

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Career Workshops

Date: Friday, 26 August 2022

Time: 2pm – 4pm

Event Venue: Online (via Zoom)

Industry: Others

Faculties: College of Design and Engineering; School of Computing; Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences; Faculty of Science; Faculty of Law

Target Audience: All penultimate/graduating undergraduate students except Business students