EY Interview Questions in Michigan

Updated Oct 21, 2014
Updated Oct 21, 2014
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    Valuation and Business Modeling- Full Time Position Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at EY in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    Phone Interview- 15 minutes technical questions, 15 minutes I asked questions

    Interview Questions
    • 1. Walk me through a DCF.
      2. What is WACC, how do you find it?
      3. When the discount rate increases what happens to the PV of cash flows?
      4. Is the Cost of Equity or the Cost of Debt higher?
        View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    Still in process for second round interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Tax Staff Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at EY in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    On campus recruiting event. Followed by on campus interview with manager level person. Lasted 30 minutes, a couple behavioral questions, mostly conversational. Got call back for on-site interview. There was a dinner/social event the night before interviews. The office interview was 3 - 30 minute interviews with two managers, and a director/partner. Each interview focused on different areas, one was about team work, another on technical skills, and the third was mostly about problem solving.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a time you failed, and how you handled it.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Transfer Pricing Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at EY in September 2013.

    Interview Details

    two rounds interview, one on campus, the other one is on-site.

    Interview Questions
    • Not really, most one them were pretty straightforward.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Assurance Internship Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lansing, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lansing, MI
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at EY in September 2013.

    Interview Details

    I have passed the first interview and all questions asked during the first round are all general questions. Since my recruiter is a very aggressive lady, all of her questions are about challenge.

    Interview Questions
    • Since I have several experiences with Deloitte, the recruiter asked me why not Deloitte.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Tax Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Grand Rapids, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Grand Rapids, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at EY.

    Interview Details

    Hiring was through school career services

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  7. 2 people found this helpful  

    Audit Staff Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at EY in March 2012.

    Interview Details

    I was interviewed by 3 people. They asked me about my participation extra curricular activities and about my internship experience. My advice to everyone who will interviewing with E&Y is when the interviewer asks the question "tell me something about your self" (which in most cases is the first question and the most commonly asked question) make the most out of this and sell yourself in the best way you can. Talk about all your achievements briefly showing them that you have excellent leadership skills, you are an innovator and not a follower. This is your chance to make an impression and to really drive the interview the way you want to.

    Interview Questions
    • what kind of supervisor do you work best with.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    did not negotiate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Valuation Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at EY in November 2011.

    Interview Details

    Attended the social before the night before, which was helpful. Relatively casual interview. The recruiter started by introducing himself and than walked through my resume asking questions about my course work. My only gripe was how long it took to get a reply and than the reply was via email. Wish they would have called just so I could get some feedback.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  9.  

    ITRA Advisory Services Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at EY in November 2010.

    Interview Details

    First I had the on campus interview.. and I believe I talked about IT which helped proceed to the next level.. try thinking about what happens in the field like SAS 70 and SSAE 16 (now).
    Office interview had essay sample, easy case study and 3 one-to-one interviews.

    Interview Questions
    • Why Should i hire you and not the others sitting with your same skill set, similar degree and similar gpa?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Same salary to all interns
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Assurance Internship Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at EY in October 2010.

    Interview Details

    On campus interview was very laid back. Interviewer went over my resume, asking various questions about my activities. Also asked questions such as "What is your greatest accomplishment?" or "If you could change anything about your college what would it be." Office interviews were very similar but with a couple more behavioral questions, not bad though. Just had to answer a few questions on leadership, working in teams, etc.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  11. 3 people found this helpful  

    Senior Consultant II Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Charlotte, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Charlotte, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at EY in September 2010.

    Interview Details

    Experience with the recruiter out of NYC was less than desirable although she did ensure that the process moved along quickly. I had two telephone screenings with her, the second seemed to be a repeat of the first phone screening.

    Telephone interview with a Managing Director that concentrated on default management. He was very open and asked a little about my background. Interview was simple. He cussed four times during the call which was entertaining. I later met him at a conference. What he was like on the call was exactly like he was in person.

    Final interviews came during a 'Super Day'. They bring you in to meet four people: manager, senior manager, partner and recruiter (same one from above- who asked the same questions again from the phone screenings). Interviews were fairly easy. Most of the questions were about my background or the economy, minimal technical questions- not all that challenging.

    At the conclusion of your 'Super Day', the final interviewer left. Nobody returned to say thanks, walk me out or anything. I waited a half hour and eventually left since the Admins said that the interviewers were in other meetings or at lunch.

    Interview Questions
    • The manager (no Sr Manager) began asking questions before I even had an opportunity to sit in the conference room. He asked about my thoughts around housing crisis; the banks roles in it, the borrowers roles...

      The senior manager (now Director) asked a lot of mortgage underwriting questions (my background). After 20 minutes of underwriting questions, he explained that he wanted to buy a vacation home and that he wanted to know how underwriters would evaluate him. He indicated that the explanation was important as I would be client facing and he wanted to know that I was comfortable explaining ideas.
        Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Recruiter made the offer over the phone and allowed me to pick which city I would relocate: Charlotte, Dallas or DC.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

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