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Audit Assistant Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in Belfast, Northern Ireland (UK)
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Belfast, Northern Ireland (UK)
Application Details

I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at KPMG US in November 2013.

Interview Details

Online Application
Online tests - Numerical/Logical/Verbal
Assessment centre - manager & partner interview.

Interview Questions
  • Competency based questions - covered everything.
    I was asked of a time when I told a lie
     
    Answer Question
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Difficult Interview

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    Audit Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Prague (Czech Republic)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Prague (Czech Republic)
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at KPMG US.

    Interview Details

    3 rounds of recruitment process:
    tests - logic, english
    assesment centre = constist of two cases
    interview with HR and managers

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Audit Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Klaipėda (Lithuania)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Klaipėda (Lithuania)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at KPMG US in May 2013.

    Interview Details

    The HR staff was nice and professional. Arranging process was conducted very professionally. Interview itself was very interesting and aimed at covering all aspects of my personality, competences and professional experience. Some tough questions were asked but all in all very positive attitude and atmosphere were maintained.

    Interview Questions
    • The most difficult to answer questions was one when I was asked to provide 5 most important things in a workplace and list them according to priorities. As I was well prepared to all technical questions they weren't challenging for me.   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    Because I received an offer from other company which I prefer.

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Audit Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at KPMG US.

    Interview Details

    Had 3 interviews. Nice people, polite, helpful. Completed logic test, essay in English and had 3 interviews. Very nice and professional HR.

    Interview Questions
    • Didn't ask several journal entries, main financial statements, plans for the future. There was nothing unexpected or too difficult, really.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Audit Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ monthsinterviewed at KPMG US in December 2011.

    Interview Details

    When i graduated from my collage i applied in this office through an advertisement in newspaper, 2 months later they called me and indicated a day for interview, then i went to their office and i interviewed with HR manager and one of KPMG's partners and then they informed me that i have to go to British council to have an English test and i passed this test and worked in this place

    Interview Questions
    • Technical questions weren't so difficult because it was a fresh graduate interview so all questions were normal one   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Audit Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Yerevan (Armenia)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Yerevan (Armenia)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 7+ weeksinterviewed at KPMG US in August 2011.

    Interview Details

    4 stages:
    1.resume shortlist
    2.IQ, Math, English and basic accounting/finance test
    3. HR interview
    4. round table interview

    Interview Questions
    • no extremely difficult questions. must have some kind of finance background and general intelligence level to pass   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Salary negotiation is impossible. Lots of benefits suggested, career growth excellent opportunity
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview
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    Audit Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chisinau (Moldova)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chisinau (Moldova)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at KPMG US in December 2010.

    Interview Details

    I have submitted a CV to the HR manager from the company. After a week I received a phone call and was appointed for an interview. There were 2 interviews: first with the HR specialist - discussions about teamwork and questions about how I would act in different situations, and the second one with an assistant manager - on technical topics: audit and accounting.

    Interview Questions
    • Differences between operational and financial leasing and a specific situation to determine what kind of leasing it was.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Audit Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
    Application Details

    The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at KPMG US in August 2010.

    Interview Details

    1) resume screening
    2) 30-60 minutes reasoning test
    3) panel interview with HR manager and Audit Manager
    4) interview with Partner

    Interview Questions
    • Mostly behavioral and fit questions, not technical ones   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Audit Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at KPMG US in July 2010.

    Interview Details

    The recruitment process consisted of 3 rounds:
    - English Test: A 200-word essay in 30 minutes and the topic is about your most recent challenge.
    - Group Discussion: 10-14 candidates per group. Each group received a booklet which had the information about a online retailing company in Australia. Each candidate read the booklet in 10 minutes and had 20 minutes to discuss with other members to answer the questions and then presented the answer to the examiners.
    - Final interview: 20-30 minutes by two managers.

    Interview Questions
    • Can you tell me something about your final GPA? Why is it not high comparing with other candidates?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Audit Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took a dayinterviewed at KPMG US in July 2010.

    Interview Details

    Upon submission of the application letter and the CV, a one on one interview was scheduled. the interview questions were general and not specific to the job. The interview panl consisted of the HR manager as well as an Audit manager

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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