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Updated Feb 26, 2015
Updated Feb 26, 2015
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at KPMG International.

    Interview Details

    Q/A test
    Applied on line taking the first round QA test on line. IF passed, went to on-site taking second round onsite QA test. It is all about taking test.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  2.  

    Advisory Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Leeds, AL
    Anonymous Employee in Leeds, AL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 6 weeksinterviewed at KPMG International in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Final partner interview. I had to give a presentation and then an interview to a partner in the Risk and Regulation Advisory department. Partner seemed very disinterested with my presentation and did not ask me a single question. Throughout the presentation and interview he looked very bored and kept glancing at his phone. Not very friendly

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me something that has happened recently in the advisory department.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Please disregard this reviews as I was required to post something in order to view the salaries of similar positions within KPMG. I have nothing more to say at the moment since I have not yet heard back regarding my application status.

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    • Please disregard this reviews as I was required to post something in order to view the salaries of similar positions within KPMG. I have nothing more to say at the moment since I have not yet heard back regarding my application status.   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Really a walk in the park. No need to prepare for it...

    No Offer
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    Audit Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at KPMG International in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    Although not the same in every college career center, the process for started through the university. KPMG recruits at my school and we had the opportunity to have an interview. The process began with the submission of a current resume and our degree audit. The interview selection was based solely on grades (3.3 or higher). In the first round of interviews, general questions were asked like "What are you strengths?", "What do you look for in an employer?", "Do you prefer to work in a team or independently?", etc. Very general, nothing specific. Once the interview was over (and this may not be the same across the board), but you were notified days later if you were selected for second round interviews in the home office (Hartford, CT in my case). In the office you met with another employee, generally a senior manager or partner of the firm. These set of questions were more specific to your future with the firm like "Why did you choose KPMG?", "What's your plan for the 150 credits?" but this could vary amongst interviewers.

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    • I was told that my grades were considered on the lower end of the spectrum among other applicants and basically if there was any reason that they were "low".   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview
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    Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at KPMG International.

    Interview Details

    I got the job offer from MBA college campus placement process. GD followed by 2 rounds of interview. Both interviews were non technical.

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    Negotiation Details
    The initial pay they offered was too low. So I negotiated to increase the pay. They agreed to it.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 6 weeksinterviewed at KPMG International in January 2013.

    Interview Details

    Easy. It was a contractual job, so the process was easy.

    Interview Questions
    • What would you do if you do not like the job after joining?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    It was a fixed salary.No .
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  9.  

    Audit Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at KPMG International in April 2012.

    Interview Details

    The office visit is composed of two interviews- one with a partner and one with a senior manager. It is not a normal office visit for internship candidates since it is for summer interns and only few students are considered.The interview with the senior manager was very laid back, no behavioral questions. The one with the partner was a little stressful. He asked about my current accouting internship and why I did not apply BDO( I interned there last summer). I think the BDO question screwed me up since I did not give a convincing answer!

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    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Junior Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at KPMG International in October 2011.

    Interview Details

    I had 3 interviews, one with a Recruiter, one with a Senior Director and one with a Partner. The interviews with the Recruiter wore mainly questions about my resume and skills. The inteview with the Senior Director was a case-type interview. He just gave me a question and he just gave me a blank piece of paper.

    Interview Questions
    • Case question: calculate the number of cell phones in that precise moment in our country. Without any kind of data provided.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    It was short since they weren't willing to negotiate.
    Accepted Offer
    Difficult Interview
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    Technology Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at KPMG International.

    Interview Details

    Online application, competency IT test online, phone interveiw, assessment centre day 1, intray and analysis report, assessment day 2 I am going to attend soon perhaps next week not sure why they have separated the online tests and the role play this time .... But I think is better since i wasn't happy the day 1 of the assessment centre

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

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