AXA Advisors Financial Consultant Interview Questions

Updated Mar 22, 2015
Updated Mar 22, 2015
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Financial Consultant Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lake Ka-ho, IL
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lake Ka-ho, IL
Application Details

I applied through college or university – interviewed at AXA Advisors in January 2013.

Interview Details

3 interviews.

first meeting was introduction to the company and my a little intro about me.
second meeting was just asking question about the position and the company. Gives you a business plan guide to study.
third meeting was about nothing

Interview Questions
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

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    Financial Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at AXA Advisors in January 2015.

    Interview Details

    First round is over the phone. Second Round: they give you a presentation ahead of time and you prepare it as if you were to present it to a client. After you've given your presentation, they will repeat it 100x better and then give you a couple minutes to prepare before they ask you to deliver it again with changes. Third round: meet more of the team/discuss logistics

    Interview Questions
    • How did you think you did in the presentation? How would you have done it differently?   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Financial Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    interviewed at AXA Advisors in January 2015.

    Interview Details

    I got an email from one of their financial consultants, saying they came across my resume. We scheduled a phone interview, and he started with the usual. Asked about coursework, background in finance, etc. One question that stood out was he asked about my social skills. I've been contacted by Prudential for a similar position, and they also asked about my networking skills. The other questions were mostly behavioral, such as "What is your best quality", "How would other people describe you" etc. Overall, it was alright but I wasn't interested in such a sales-oriented job.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Financial Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at AXA Advisors.

    Interview Details

    I transmitted my resume to a recruiter at a career fair. Someone contacted me a month later. I did a first interview with a VP then a second with the Branch Manager.

    Interview Questions
    • Before to proceed the interview they wanted to evaluate my ability to make connections and the potential of my network. So they ask me to make a list of all my contacts + to connect with institutions in order to add more people to my network. All this, Prior to receive an offer!   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Financial Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Salt Lake City, UT
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Salt Lake City, UT
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at AXA Advisors in December 2010.

    Interview Details

    Met Manager at a career fair at my university. Had first two interviews with him. First was an introductory interview, the second was heavy on product descriptions. The third was with the branch president and seemed like a bit of a rubber stamp interview. There really isn't a lot of probing in these interviews. They mainly want to see if you have the charisma to sit down in front of clients and lead them in a discussion of their finances.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    They had a set salary for all people starting in my particular business group. It was take it or leave it.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Financial Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at AXA Advisors.

    Interview Details

    Got a call the day after I submitted a resume through my university portal. The woman on the phone was very pleasant, and scheduled an interview for me. I showed up on the day of the interview about 15 minutes early - waited for about an hour. The interviewing manager never showed up, and the secretary didn't know where he was. I thought about reaching out to them afterwards to reschedule, but then I thought to myself, "do I even want to interview for a company like this" ? Needless to say, I never heard a thing from them since. High unprofessional conduct.

    Interview Questions
    • Can't say, my hiring manager never made it to the appointment.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
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    Financial Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Akron, OH
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Akron, OH
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at AXA Advisors in March 2013.

    Interview Details

    Not very long compared to others in the industry. As a side note the shorter the process the more new hires they go through.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Short, standard offering
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Financial Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Buffalo, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Buffalo, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at AXA Advisors in August 2010.

    Interview Details

    I had 4 interviews. Spoke with a couple of their managers over the interview process. They told me all about the industry, including the good and the bad stuff. I also got a chance to talk with 2 current advisors of theirs that gave me some insight to what a day in the life of a financial advisor is like.

    Interview Questions
    • Do I see myself in a job position or a long term career?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Not really any negotiation with the managers. They are very supportive.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Financial Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    They initiated. Telephone interview followed by two in-person interviews.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No Negotiation
    Accepted Offer
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    Financial Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bellevue, WA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bellevue, WA
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a weekinterviewed at AXA Advisors in September 2010.

    Interview Details

    They pretend like it's a normal hiring process but really they can't wait to hire you.

    Interview Questions
    • Say whatever you want. They'll hire you.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    They try hard to get you to take it.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

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