Crowe Horwath Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Aug 12, 2014
Updated Aug 12, 2014
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  1.  

    Audit Senior Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Nashville, TN
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Nashville, TN
    Application Details

    I interviewed through other source. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Crowe Horwath.

    Interview Details

    Contact with recruiter, which will put you in touch with local partners and managers to continue the process. I believe this process is not unlike any other public accounting firms of similar size

    Interview Questions
    • very informal process, meeting with partners and managers   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
  2.  

    IT Risk Auditor Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    The interview process started with an initial phone screen by Human Resources, followed by a technical phone screen by a manager. Then, a half-day onsite series of interviews with four different personnel was scheduled.

    Interview Questions
    • During my onsite interview, I was taken to lunch and was asked a number of inappropriate personal questions.   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    I did not feel comfortable with the personnel I met, and the overall vibe of the company. The Chinese partner I spoke with seemed very pretentious and lacking in depth, while the rest of the interviewers seemed too shallow. Eerie, indeed.

    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Accounting/Financial Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Chicago, IL
    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Crowe Horwath in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    Met the recruiter at a career fair on campus. Got a call for a phone interview a month later. Proceeded to final round at the Crowe office in Chicago, for an interview with a manager and a partner. It took a really long time to hear back (about 2-3 weeks after the interview).

    Interview Questions
    • Can you explain to me what kind of role you typically play in a group setting?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Staff Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Springfield, IL
    Anonymous Employee in Springfield, IL
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Crowe Horwath in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    I was first contacted via email after applying through campus recruiting. I have a phone interview and was then called a second time for the on site interview. The on site interview was two hours long and was conducted by two different levels of management.

    Interview Questions
    • There were typical behavioral questions as expected for an accounting job. Then there was casual conversation and time for you to ask questions.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Business Valuations - Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Oak Brook, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Oak Brook, IL
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Crowe Horwath in June 2011.

    Interview Details

    You will be screened through a phone interview at first. If you are selected for a 2nd round, you will have a 3 hour face to face interview with with various people in the group. You will likely see an MD, Director, Manager & Senior Associate. Most likely you will have 2 or 3 people at a time.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Was not able to negotiate
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Tax Staff Interview

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

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Crowe Horwath in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    Graduated from my college and talked to a recruiter at the career fair. After a couple of weeks, I got an e-mail from an HR representative asking if I wanted to come in for an office visit for a few hours. I was given two interviews (first one formal and structure, second one more informal and conversational) and taken out to lunch.

    Interview Questions
    • Name a time when you and a coworker or supervisor disagreed on an issue. How did you resolve the disagreement?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university - interviewed at Crowe Horwath.

    Interview Details

    On campus interview followed by a on-site interview/office visit

    Interview Questions
    • All interview questions were very situational. "Tell me about a time when..." type of questions, expect few or no technical questions.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
  9.  

    Audit Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Crowe Horwath.

    Interview Details

    I met a recruiter at the fall career fair and gave him my resume. I was contacted a few weeks later for an interview. There were some specific questions about my college experiences. They told me if I pass the first on campus interview, I will be invited for the second round to their office.

    Interview Questions
    • What did you do to build your network in school or good relationship with professors?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Risk Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Crowe Horwath.

    Interview Details

    THe interview process was easy, basically interviewed with two different employees and had a regular conversation with them.

    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation phase due to the nature of the company
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  11.  

    IT Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Crowe Horwath.

    Interview Details

    Applying for the summer intern at SF office. Applied through school career website and received an interview. Went to the pre-interview social and had the interview the following day

    Interview Questions
    • Questions regarding the technical parts since Im not a tech major   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer

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