PwC Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Aug 26, 2014
Updated Aug 26, 2014
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    Audit Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Toronto, ON
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a recruiter. The process took a day - interviewed at PwC.

    Interview Details

    3 INTERVIEWS
    1. Behavioural with Senior Associate
    2. Behavioural with Manager
    3. Conversational with Partner

    The interview process is straight forward. Questions are pretty generic. They ask you questions regarding leadership, teamwork, challenges you've faced. Its important to know your resume inside and out always.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation. Set salary.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Toronto, ON
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at PwC in April 2013.

    Interview Details

    phone interview and onsite interview offer right away. flawless process. referenced from my acquaitnance and helped me a lot preparing questions. Good experience. it took only 2 weeks for whole process

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Tax Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through an employee referral - interviewed at PwC.

    Interview Details

    Knowing someone will help make it easier to get into the company as it is largely based on word of mouth. Having prior experience can help or coming from another Big 4 company.

    Accepted Offer
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    Audit Senior Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    usually have a phone interview, then a person interview.
    they will take you out to lunch and this is a sign that you're in the company
    it is very easy going even thought you meet managers and partners along the way
    be yourself. they look for fit

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Waterloo, ON
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Waterloo, ON
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at PwC in September 2010.

    Interview Details

    - 3 Part Interview with Staff, Manager, and Partner
    - Interviewers focus was on Teamwork, Excellence, and Leadership (respectively)

    Interview Questions
    • Most difficult questions were with respects to my achievement (or rather, underachievement) of a certain grade point, and explaining why I would still be considered a valued addition to their work force.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Straight forward; they provided a standard contract - which typically is the same between all Big Four firms - and I accepted
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Risk Assurance Senior Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Long and tedious. Lots of filtering

    Interview Questions
    • Dont know, my interview process was very rare and particular   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    N/A
    Accepted Offer
    Difficult Interview
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    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a recruiter - interviewed at PwC.

    Interview Details

    Long, very long and detailed!

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    None
    Accepted Offer
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    Audit Senior Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Vancouver, BC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Vancouver, BC
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 2 months - interviewed at PwC in January 2011.

    Interview Details

    China sourcing initiative - manager and partnee interview

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Three interviews
    Sr associate
    Manager
    Partner

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiations
    Accepted Offer
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    Staff Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at PwC in September 2011.

    Interview Details

    Applied through campus recruiting, got internship in 2010 and then a full time job offer in 2011. You need really know the corporate culture, industries that PWC handles, any relevant news dealing with PWC and show enthusiasm.

    Interview is behavioural type questions, therefore it is best to list down your accomplishments and being able to sell those to the employer.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview

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