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Xero Overview

Wellington, Wellington (New Zealand)
1001 to 5000 employees
2006
Company - Public (XRO)
Computer Hardware & Software
$100 to $500 million (AUD) per year
Competitors

Intuit, MYOB, Sage

The first line of code for what would become the Xero software was written in a small Wellington apartment in 2006. Our founder, Rod Drury, knew there had to be a better solution for small business owners so he set out to create beautiful software that delivered real-time data ... Read more

Mission: Xero exists to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world by rewiring the world of small business by making it seamless, simpler, and smarter.

Xero Reviews

  • "A genuine human-led company"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive General Manager in Sydney
    Current Employee - Executive General Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Xero full-time

    Pros

    Great values, fast moving, successful

    Cons

    The world is still waiting for Xero!

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Xero Interviews

Experience

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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
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    Graduate Developer Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Xero.

    Interview

    First round is CV screening and answer open question; Second Round is a Hackrank coding test. Did not prepare too well for the technical challenge although I don't feel it is too hard either.

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Company Updates

  • "I've deemed 2020 the year of unique opportunities. Are we being forced to change? Or given the opportunity change?" Read more from Sam Higgins, Account Manager here at Xero, about how she's embracing the new normal:

  • In the Northern Hemisphere, Pride Month is celebrated in June. At Xero, our Pride lasts longer than a month and goes beyond a few words. Take a look 🌎🏳️‍🌈↓

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Xero Awards & Accolades

  • Best Client Software, British Accountancy Awards, 2013
  • Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year®, Ernst & Young (E&Y), 2013
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