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Johnson & Johnson Interview Questions

Updated Nov 25, 2014
Updated Nov 25, 2014
470 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Finance/Accounting Co-op Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Johnson & Johnson.

    Interview Details

    Only one interview process. The interview questions were some behavior questions, some accounting questions such as which accounting statement you like best, and why? where see yourself in the company in the future?

    Interview Questions
    • no unexpected questions. make sure you know the question: what is your favorite accounting statement and know the reason.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    ITLDP Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Very nice people, started with on site interview at career fair, then two interviews in one day at New Jersey. Had to prepare a short presentation on leadership experience. One interview was focused on a case study. It was an overall pleasant experience. Very responsive people and they seem to care about all people interviewing.

    Interview Questions
    • What is the most innovative idea you have had in a leadership role?   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    Didn't decline, have a month to decide.

    Declined Offer
  3.  

    FLDP Financial Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Johnson & Johnson.

    Interview Details

    They came to our school and took resumes, we applied online and were called into interviews at our school Northeastern University. I am a finance major and graduating with my Masters in Finance. They liked I had a lot of experience on my belt, however noticed I had worked in investments which may have deterred them. The interview process was with 2 women from the Massachusetts branch one at a time.

    Interview Questions
    • She showed me a pen and asked what are the costs that go into making the pen?

      Also I was asked some accounting questions, one answer being costs are incurred the same year.

      I was also asked if some company said their product could take up 50% of market share, how would Johnson & Johnson go about choosing if they are worth purchasing. Answer: demand... cost... etc.
        Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Chemistry Co-op Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    The interview last about 10 mins. They followed STAR format. Interviewer is very nice and want to know the actual outcome of the action for each of the questions.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
  6.  

    IT/Global Finance Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Johnson & Johnson.

    Interview Details

    I applied through campus recruiting. I got an email to schedule a phone interview about two weeks later. The call went well, some basic behavioral and technical questions. A week later, I was invited to the office for two back-to-back interviews with managers. The interviews were both behavioral with some minor technical questions. They both went very well. I got my offer three days later.

    Interview Questions
    • How would you handle a problem where you don't know the answer?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Internship, no negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Marketing Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Johnson & Johnson.

    Interview Details

    The process was professional and they kept me in the loop the entire time. I had three interviews. The first was a screening interview with HR. The second was with a marketing manager. The third was with two directors, one from HR and another from Marketing. All interviews were very friendly and fair. No surprises.

    Interview Questions
    • No real marketing questions all behavioral
      1. Tell me about a time when you faced a failure and what did you do?
      2. When you are faced with conflicting requests from internal and external (to the company) customers, what do you do?
      3. How do you support your coworkers?
        Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Finance/Accounting Co-op Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Johnson & Johnson.

    Interview Details

    I applied through my school career website and the J&J site. I heard back a few weeks later. The interview was me and two employees, they asked several behavioral questions and several technical questions.

    Interview Questions
    • If assets increase by $100,000 and liability increases by $70,000; what happens to stockholder's equity?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Negotiation not available
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    MBA Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Johnson & Johnson.

    Interview Details

    I interviewed with Johnson and Johnson during a diversity conference. The interview consisted of two back-to-back 45 minute behavioral interviews. Began with a walk through my resume. Then proceeded to mostly typical questions. The interviewers were friendly and they have me feedback via phone following the interview.

    Interview Questions
    • The questions were all in-line with what you would expect and could be answered using the STAR method.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Supply Chain Co-Op Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a weekinterviewed at Johnson & Johnson.

    Interview Details

    Spoke to representative at university career fair, scheduled on campus interview for that same week. Applied on careers website before interview, was told by representative to understand the different functions of J&J's supply chain. Interview lasted ~45 mins with two interviewers, most questions were STARs based. Showing enthusiasm for the position and the company definitely helps, and having some background about the company and recent news also a plus.

    Interview Questions
    • Asked about proficiency with Excel, expand on how to perform a V-Lookup   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation for internship/co-op.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  11.  

    Scientist II Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    In-person interview taken by three people. They asked mostly personality questions and a few technical questions. Interview process is easy to moderate. It wasn't very difficult. They are in need of contractors.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer

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