Goldman Sachs Background Check- Taking 8+ Weeks?

Hey guys,

I signed my contract to work at a BB in April, and have followed up a few times with my recruiter. Don't want to keep asking her, but has anyone experienced a delay this long? 

Anyone else experience this as well? I have friends who got a job in SLC and their BGC only took 3 weeks, so I'm getting a little concerned at this point, but also read that if they haven't contacted me, that's usually a good sign. 

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Jun 7, 2021 - 5:44pm

6-8 week timeline is definitely normal. I've heard timelines may even be longer now with the hiring spree and with interns/ new analysts joining. I would stay in frequent contact and reach out to your recruiter though. Good luck.

  • Analyst 2 in IB - Ind
Jun 8, 2021 - 4:53am

As long as ur not aware of any obvious skeletons in ur closet, ur chillin. Either the people at the background checking company are lazy or HR is. Either way, it's not *that* out of the ordinary.

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