· How long would it take before you could contribute to this company?

How long would it take before you could contribute to this company?

Question Intent
This question is intended to find out how confident your are and to test your goal setting skills.

Answer Tips
Ask the interviewer to elaborate if you don't yet understand the full range of responsibilities and complexity associated with the postion. Elaborate on the skills and experiences that you bring and highlight how some of them can be used immediately.