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Capco Consultant Interview Questions

Updated Jul 2, 2014
Updated Jul 2, 2014
11 Interview Reviews

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Consultant Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Interview Details

Interview was really straightforward and almost completely behavioral.

Interview Questions
No Offer

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  1. 4 people found this helpful  

    Consultant Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Capco.

    Interview Details

    HR reached out to me about a interview day they were having. Capco has been having these superdays alot lately. Literally 3 a week since December 2012.

    Initial, convo with HR was going thru the resume. Pretty much wanted to make sure you can communicate verbally.

    At the interview day, I met with 4 people - a mix of managers, senior consultants and principals. There was no case study, but I think that was only because I carried myself as a consultant; being confident, not cocky and speaking the lingo. Went thru my resume with each one and highlighted PROJECT MANAGEMENT related skills. Make sure to highlight these especially if you dont have experience within consulting before.

    Since they are hiring like crazy, I got a call back a few days later with an offer.

    Push to be apart of the CAP program training. Its good experience for those w/o consulting exp.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a project that you managed? (given I did not have consulting experience)   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Capco.

    Interview Details

    The phone interview was all behavioral. Last no more than 30 minutes.

    Interview Questions
    • What's the difference between strategic consulting and managing consultant   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
  3. 2 people found this helpful  

    Consultant Interview

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

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 6+ weeksinterviewed at Capco in January 2013.

    Interview Details

    Generally speaking your first call will be a 'smell test' with recruiting and then you may be brought in to meet with 2-3 individuals at at least the Senior Consultant level. The questions and process is fairly standard and straight-forward.

    Prepare yourself with the interview basics- have your resume on hand, do your research about the company, and know what you are looking for in your next role. The questions are basic "describe team experiences, win/losses, strengths/weaknesses, etc'.

    Each round will be 30 minutes or so. Younger candidates will most likely require a "Super day" of sorts that involves group interviews and tasks. Don't be a jerk and you'll be fine.

    Interview Questions
    • Unless the interviewer is going off-script or you're being examined for a very specific role, there shouldn't be any surprises in the process.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There is a little flex in salary band.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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  5. 2 people found this helpful  

    Consultant Interview

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

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a dayinterviewed at Capco in March 2012.

    Interview Details

    The HR Manager found my resume on LinkedIn and contacted me. I interviewed the next day and got an offer the following morning.

    Interview Questions
    • If I were to put you in charge of an XYZ project in your first week would you be able to lead it.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    There was little flexibility in negotiating.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Capco in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and had an telephone screening interview, 3 CV based interviews with HR, partner and managing principal and a case study presentation interview.

    Interview Questions
    • The partner interview was a quick fire questions looking to do a CV run through that seemed to try and unsettle, it didn't leave much space for interaction and was about capco ticking boxes. Had I received an offer it would make me question why capco didn't try and sell the company more.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency – interviewed at Capco.

    Interview Details

    rigid interview process with client driven interview

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  8.  

    Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Phone interview, followed by interview day where I met with 5 different people

    Interview Questions
    • Tell us about a time where you had to design something. What process did you go through?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
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    Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Capco in September 2012.

    Interview Details

    3 rounds of interviewd
    1st Telephonic Basics questions for screening
    2nd F2F Advanced concepts on technologies were asked
    3rd Client. : Requirement was project specific therefore had client round

    Over all process happens same for all openings

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    nothing happened
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Capco in February 2012.

    Interview Details

    The whole process was fast paced and well organized. It seemed they knew what they wanted and what qualities to look for in a candidate.
    First day consisted of three rounds: Technical Interview, F2F with Manager, HR Interview.
    Second day had only one telephonic round with the client, which on clearing I was offered a role in the company.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    The company is quite open on the salary negotiations. They don't argue much. They also offer buyout of the notice period if any.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

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