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Audit Internship
Los Angeles, CA

I applied through college or university and interviewed at KPMG US.

Interview Details – Applied through on campus and got a First Interview. Interview went well (as least I thought it did) but I received a rejection letter the next day. Seemed a little turned off that I was new to the accounting field, but arent internships meant for learning? A lot of fake smiles in that place.

Interview Question – Behavioral Questions.   Answer Question


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Audit Internship Interview

Audit Internship
Seattle, WA

The process took a day - interviewed at KPMG US in October 2011.

Interview Details – Applied online through my schools career site for a summer audit internship. Had an on campus interview about 2 weeks after the deadline. Pretty basic interview. Just asked questions about my resume and almost no behavioral questions. Interview was very friendly and easy to have a conversation with. Ended up not getting a second interview but still an ok experience.

Interview Question – What were the everyday tasks at your last internship?   Answer Question


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Audit Internship Interview

Audit Internship
Richmond, VA

I applied through college or university and the process took 2 days - interviewed at KPMG US in September 2010.

Interview Details – There was a nice reception the evening before the interview. There were many recruiters there, including my interviewer and one partner. I obtained more information about the internship and theoffice at which I want to work by talking with my interviewer. Also I learned more about the specific I expect to do for the internship from other interns who had worked at KPMG last summer. For the interview, basically, my interviewer and I went through my resume together. And he asked me some behavioral questions, but no technical question.

Interview Question – Describe an instance when you had to think on your feet to remove yourself from a difficult situation.   Answer Question


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Audit Internship Interview

Audit Internship

I applied through college or university and interviewed at KPMG US.

Interview Details – As with most internship interviews, the first round of interview was on campus and the second round, at their office.

Interview Question – No unexpected questions:
- Why did you choose accounting?
- How do you work in teams?
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Audit Internship Interview

Audit Internship

The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at KPMG US in November 2011.

Interview Details – Submitted my resume and cover letter through my University's career page. Received an e-mail a week later from HR directing me to KPMG's website to fill out an on-line application. I was called a few days later to schedule an on-campus interview. A week later, I was interviewed 1:1 by a Senior Manager on campus. I was asked typical behavioral questions. I was told that I would hear back about their decision from within 2 weeks and got a generic rejection email 2.5 weeks later.

Interview Question – How would you describe success?   Answer Question

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