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Intern Interview (Neutral Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and 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 Question – what is your dream? Answer Question
Tax Associate Interview (Neutral Experience)
I applied through an employee referral and 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.
Audit Senior Associate Interview (Neutral Experience)
Interviewed at PwC
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 Question – None, this is a very simple interview Answer Question
Associate Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied through college or university and 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 Question – 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
Undisclosed Interview (Negative Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took 5 days - interviewed at PwC.
Interview Details I'm trying to remain as anonymous as I possibly can, but I should share my experience as a heads up for others.
I had a panel interview, then got a call 4 days later that I was the chosen candidate Two hours later the offer was withdrawn (no fault of my own really, they just decided to go with someone "internal"). I did not do anything crazy, like quit my current job or anything, and I was not upset that I did not get the job, I just thought that the way they handled it was extremely unprofessional.
Interview Question – I expected all the questions I was asked. Answer Question
Senior Associate Interview (Neutral Experience; Average Interview)
I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at PwC in September 2013.
Interview Details Recruiting events lead to interview. Had to submit resume and cover letter through campus recruiting.
Interview Question – Biggest failure Answer Question
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