Brown Brothers Harriman Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jul 27, 2014
Updated Jul 27, 2014
64 interviews

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    Senior Fund Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Very pleasant inerview

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  2.  

    Operations Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Boston, MA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Brown Brothers Harriman.

    Interview Details

    Just one in person interview with two managers.

    Negotiation Details
    Didn't negotiate.
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Fund Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Denver, CO
    Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a staffing agency. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Brown Brothers Harriman in March 2013.

    Interview Details

    Casual. Interviewed twice with groups of 2 employees. General interview questions. Tell me about yourself? How are your skills in excel and microsoft word? What do you like to do in your spare time? Why are you interested in this position? Etc.

    Interview Questions
    • What type of learner are you? Felt like they were looking for someone who doesn't need to be trained or want to learn. The wanted someone who likes to figure things out on there own with little or no help...I just graduated from college with no experience so didn't seem like the right fit for me.   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    Seemed like they only wanted a temp, not someone to hire on full time. Other opportunities.

    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Client Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Boston, MA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a staffing agency. The process took 5+ weeks - interviewed at Brown Brothers Harriman in June 2012.

    Interview Details

    I got the interview through a recruiter. I had back-to-back 30 minute intereviews with two managers in each interview. The questions were very standard. They simply went through my interview and asked about prior experience and coursework. Then they asked the usual intereview questions: a time when I had to deal with a tough co-worker, etc. I heard back about a week later and accepted the position.

    Interview Questions
    • What is a mutual fund? What is a stock? What is a bond?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation. I accepted through a staffing agency.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Senior Operations Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Boston, MA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a recruiter. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Brown Brothers Harriman in April 2009.

    Interview Details

    HR phone interview. Meeting with multiple management and upper management staff. Questions were general. More to see if you will fit in than if you can do the work.

    Interview Questions
    • All questions were general. Do your research about the company and you will be fine.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Quick and easy.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Summer Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Brown Brothers Harriman.

    Interview Details

    One interview with HR and one with group head. Very pleasant interviewers and bank. Offer letter and call came quickly.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Fund Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Boston, MA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a staffing agency. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Brown Brothers Harriman in September 2012.

    Interview Details

    Went through a staffing agency. Met with two teams, 2 on 1 interview for 30 minutes. There looking for the right fit, so show interest about the position and company, emphasis time management and excel.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Relationship Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I interviewed through an employee referral. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Brown Brothers Harriman in June 2008.

    Interview Details

    My interview process was fairly standard but since I had already interviewed the previous year in 2009 and didn't get the job, they kept my resume on file and actually emailed me the next year saying they wanted to hire me. I just went in, spoke with the MD and then had a meeting with my to-be boss and that was it.

    Negotiation Details
    None--they offered a salary based on my old one.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Assistant Vice President, Investment Management Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I interviewed in-person. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Brown Brothers Harriman in April 2011.

    Interview Details

    Interview with the entire team (7 people) and stock write-up

    Negotiation Details
    I tried to push for higher base salary, they only increased it by 5k. Promiced a lot of "potential".
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Operations Specialist III Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Boston, MA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA
    Application Details

    I interviewed through an employee referral. The process took 5 days - interviewed at Brown Brothers Harriman in September 2008.

    Interview Details

    Resume sent over via current employeem, Three internal interviews, all on the same day.

    Interview Questions
    • All very basic and expected questions. The interivew process was relaxed and friendly, positive vibe.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation. The initial offer was acceptable.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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