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EY Audit Staff Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jun 23, 2014
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Interview Details – recruited from college, and go through several levels of interview even up to partner level

Interview Question – tell me revenue recognition criteria   Answer Question

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Interview Details – One phone interview which consisted of some behavioral questions and other basic "tell me about yourself" type questions. After this there was a office visit which consisted of three half hour interviews with partners/managers.

Interview Question – Why do you want to work at E&Y versus other big accounting firms?   Answer Question

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I applied through other source and the process took 8 months - interviewed at EY.

Interview Details – 2 interviews, lots of networking - basic behavioral

Interview Question – Not applicable   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – None

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Interview Details – waiting for the second round interview

Interview Question – all expected question, behavior questions   Answer Question

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Interview Details – Through university career service, met the office partner at the first campus interview. A week later received notice of second interview. About a week later, had a social event, following with the formal interview in the office. The staff and managers in the office are friendly and nice to chat. Interview was fairly easy, no accounting questions were asked.

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Interview Details – The hiring process was morderate difficulty. I maintained a good GPA. I got the job through an Emerging Leaders Program that the Company offered at my school. The people I interviewed with were very open and easy to talk to. I liked the interview process as it was manageable. The recruiter was very nice and helpful throughout the whole process.

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I applied through college or university and interviewed at EY.

Interview Details – 1:1 phone interview, 4 behavioral questions about teamwork and leadership experience, very typical interview. around 20 mins. I thought I did better than any of my previous interviews, but receive rejection very fast

Interview Question – how do you deliver a bad news   Answer Question

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Interview Details – All the interviewers are super nice. There's no tricky question or behavioral question involved. Most of the questions were about the impression to the firm and any related working experience like internship.

Interview Question – Be prepared for the work style is very important   Answer Question

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Interview Details – first round of interviews were general questions. laid back conversational interview. the second interview was at their office. they are very good at letting you know within 2 week what their final decision is. one two three four five six seven eight nine ten eleven twelve thirteen fourteen fifteen sixteen.

Interview Question – they made everyone get up and say what their name is, where they went to school, what position they were applying for, and name something interesting about themselves. fairly awkward.   Answer Question

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Interview Details – on campus interview, most of time just go through resume

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