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EY Interview Questions & Reviews in New York City, NY US

Updated Jun 19, 2014

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Senior Manager, Customer Strategy, Financial Services Interview

Senior Manager, Customer Strategy, Financial Services
New York, NY (US)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2 months - interviewed at EY in May 2014.

Interview Details Screen by HR, followed by Sr. Manager screen, then 1/2 day visit to NYC which consisted of a brief introduction to a panel and 4 interviews -- 2 with live people (Sr. Manager, and Recruiting) with two phone interviews with partners.

Interview Question – Tell me your strengths and weaknesses?   View Answer


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No Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Advisory Services Senior Manager (FSO) Interview

Advisory Services Senior Manager (FSO)
New York, NY (US)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 3+ weeks - interviewed at EY in April 2014.

Interview Details Submitted my resume to EY recruiter who contacted me the next day. Phone interview with a sr. manager occurred a week later. Invited to NYC office for 'Super Day' which consisted of 4 1:1 interviews (sr. manager, director, partner, and partner/principle). One of the 1:1s involved a case question. Super Day was held on a Friday; the recruiter contacted me on the following Thursday regarding outcome/next steps.

Interview Question – The case involved a client who was experiencing declining profitability in one of its lines of business. Two questions were asked: 1) What approach would you use to understand why there is a decline in profitability?, and 2) Calculate revenues by LOB based on percentage of total revenue by year (numbers were provided).   View Answer


No Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

External Audit Staff Interview

External Audit Staff
New York, NY (US)

I applied through college or university - interviewed at EY in October 2013.

Interview Details 1. apply online through university career management website
2. apply on EY's website, the link is given by University
3. pre-night dinner organized by EY, sit with other candidates who applies same position and a alumni,
4. First round campus interview, with a senior manager (10yrs working experience)
5. Second round onsite interview with partner

Interview Question – just go through resume   Answer Question


No Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Transaction Tax Staff Associate, TAS Interview

Transaction Tax Staff Associate, TAS
New York, NY (US)

I applied through college or university and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at EY in October 2013.

Interview Details Had a phone interview, followed by a phone interview, followed a few weeks later by in-office interview with four partners. After our interviews, a few junior associates took two of us to lunch. I didn't get an offer but everyone I met was incredibly professional, kind, and helpful.

Interview Question – It was all just "getting to know you" type questions. I think the most "challenging" question was, "what's your favorite code section?" All very straightforward.   Answer Question


No Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

TAP Interview

TAP
New York, NY (US)

I applied through college or university and the process took 1 week - interviewed at EY in March 2014.

Interview Details I had two interviews. The first was on campus and the second at EY office. The first was all about my resume. The interviewer asked me a questions based on my resume. After the first interview, I was called for the second interview at their office which included a case and 2 resume based interview.

Interview Question – The case was a bit tricky. I had to explain my reasoning first before trying to answer the case   Answer Question


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No Offer

Neutral Experience

Very Easy Interview

Advisory Quest Program Interview

Advisory Quest Program
New York, NY (US)

I applied through college or university and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at EY in October 2013.

Interview Details I interviewed through on-campus recruiting, and the interview was an 1 to 1 behavioral based on. Pretty simple and straightforward.

Interview Question – There is no difficult question at all.   View Answer


No Offer

Positive Experience

Difficult Interview

Staff, Financial Advisory - TAP Interview

Staff, Financial Advisory - TAP
New York, NY (US)

I applied through college or university and the process took 3 days - interviewed at EY in March 2014.

Interview Details I have interviewed in college in on campus recruiting drive. I have intimated in a week saying, that I have been selected for Big day in NYC. I got the final result in 4 days.

Interview Question – Case study. They give you a case in real world financial situation. And they expect you to answer the questions regarding that.   View Answer


No Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Summer Analyst Interview

Summer Analyst
New York, NY (US)

I applied through college or university and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at EY in October 2013.

Interview Details The interview process was not hard but asked case-like questions in the first interview that was expected to be more on the behavioral side.

Interview Question – What would you business plan be if you develop a phone app?   Answer Question


No Offer

Positive Experience

Difficult Interview

Technology Adviser Program Interview

Technology Adviser Program
New York, NY (US)

I applied through college or university and interviewed at EY.

Interview Details first round on-campus behavioral interview, second round office visit Superday

Interview Question – What role do you usually take in a project?   Answer Question


No Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

FSO, Technology Advisor Program Interview

FSO, Technology Advisor Program
New York, NY (US)

I applied through college or university and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at EY in February 2014.

Interview Details Interview at campus for the first round with a senior manager. Asked about standard resume questions like tell me about your past internship experience, why do you want to work in finance industry, and why choose EY, etc.. Got into second round the next day. Three rounds in the office, two behavioral and one case.

Interview Question – Your internship experience is not directly related to the financial service industry, so why do you want to work in the finance now?   Answer Question

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