Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
Interviews for Top Jobs at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners
- Account Manager (3)
- Assistant Account Manager (2)
- Marketing (1)
- Art Director (1)
- ACD (1)
- Senior Creative (1)
- Junior Designer (1)
- Account Coordinator (1)
- Operations Manager (1)
- Manager (1)
- Junior Communications Strategist (1)
Account Manager Interview
I applied through an employee referral. The process took a week – interviewed at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners (San Francisco, CA).
1 phone interview with HR, 5 interviews live in 1 day before getting a job offer.
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Not a lot of wiggle room with salaries, as there are tiers.
Other Interview Reviews for Goodby, Silverstein & Partners
Account Manager InterviewNo OfferPositive ExperienceDifficult Interview
I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeks – interviewed at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners (San Francisco, CA) in March 2010.
I networked in through a friend that works there. I've heard that they don't accept random applicants as they are mostly concerned about culture/fit (aka "the beer test") and a solid agency background (which is great). I interviewed with their recruiting manager first and she did a great job grilling me -- lots and lots of poignant questions like why I left certain jobs, technical questions about my capabilities/digital experience etc... a few weeks later I interviewed with account directors and a group account director... all in all, it was a good interview experience and the people are nice.
Account Manager InterviewNo OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 day – interviewed at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners (San Francisco, CA) in March 2010.
I only had a day of interviews. It was a rapid fire of four different employees from varied levels within Goodby. They expect you to have a lot of questions, so be prepared to ask. They'll judge you if you don't have a good set prepared. You should ask about everything from how people like their jobs to what the group / project dynamics are. They're busy people, so don't waste their time with generic questions either.
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