FTI Consulting
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www.fticonsulting.com Annapolis, MD 1000 to 5000 Employees

FTI Consulting Intern Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Apr 19, 2014
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I applied through college or university - interviewed at FTI Consulting in March 2014.

Interview Details – Came across the job posting via my university's recruiting website. Applied online and was emailed back about a week later regarding an on campus interview. Interviewed with 2 recruiters at the same time. Both seemed like very friendly and intelligent people.

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I applied through college or university and the process took 1 week - interviewed at FTI Consulting.

Interview Details – Applied through school career website, get interview notice and then scheduled on campus interview.

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I applied through college or university - interviewed at FTI Consulting in January 2012.

Interview Details – Applied for summer internship through campus career center. Was selected for first round (1:1 interview with senior analyst). Asked about courses (econometrics specifically) and asked for details about projects, and some specific questions about regressions. Rest of the interview was behavioral questions. Interviewer was not that personable, and did not feel like I connected.

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I applied through an employee referral and the process took a day - interviewed at FTI Consulting.

Interview Details – Writing sample and three back-to-back interviews. Everyone was extremely nice, so the interviews weren't too bad.

Interview Question – Tell me about a time when you had to deal with a co-worker who wasn't doing his/her fair share of the work. What did you do and what was the outcome?   Answer Question

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Washington, DC

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at FTI Consulting in February 2012.

Interview Details – Consisted of 2 30 minute interviews. Almost all behavioral questions. Not too hard.

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I applied through college or university and the process took 2 days - interviewed at FTI Consulting in January 2008.

Interview Details – Had an initial interview on campus and then a superday at their office. On the superday, I interviewed with 4 different people at different hierarchical levels. Everyone was very nice. No accounting or technical questions. Mostly behavioral and fit.

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I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at FTI Consulting in February 2010.

Interview Details – A current analyst from FTI who is an alum of my college came to campus and did one on one interviews. Was nice and relaxed. He mostly asked me about my resume and didn't do any cases or really asked any hard questions at all. He called and offered me a job the next day.

Interview Question – What statistical software have you used?   Answer Question

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I applied through other source and the process took a day - interviewed at FTI Consulting in June 2012.

Interview Details – Found an employee's contact information online and asked if they had internship opportunities. Very welcoming and kind during interview. Asked about previous experience in Marketing and other job experiences in general. Wanted to get an idea of my skill set to see what I could contribute to the company. Asked about my long-term career goals.

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I applied through college or university and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at FTI Consulting in March 2008.

Interview Details – Recruited on-campus; first round interview based on fit and minimal technical questions. Second round consisted of three interviews - two of which were focused on fit and one of which was focused on technical skills. Company places a premium on fit since so much work is based on deal teams and interacting with clients and referral sources.

Interview Question – Explain how to value a company with negative equity   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Was not able to negotiate

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I applied through college or university and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at FTI Consulting in April 2009.

Interview Details – It was a general fit interview. There were two representatives in the room, where one took notes and the other asked questions.

Interview Question – There were no hard or difficult questions. The interview consisted of just standard fit type questions about past experiences.   Answer Question

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