Oakland Interview Questions & Reviews
Getting an Interview
Intern Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
The process took a day - interviewed at Oakland in July 2011.
Interview Details – i applied through college career system, got email for the interview, there were 2 interviewers first, then my future supervisor to be came in and asked me question. they were very nice people and asked general interview question like "why are you applying for this position?"
Interview Question – why are you applying for this position? Answer Question
Accountant Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied through an employee referral and the process took a day - interviewed at Oakland in January 2009.
Interview Details – Interview questions: Experience, Accounting theory, cash flow, ROI, fund accounting, budgeting, forecasting, Excel depth, MS Word knowledge, Oracle,
Ask about team work, problem solving, special projects, year end closing
Interview Question – What is your experience during year- end closing and budget analysis? View Answer
Audit Interview (Neutral Experience; Difficult Interview)
I applied online and the process took 6 months - interviewed at Oakland in March 2009.
Interview Details – Group panel interview. 45 minutes to cover skill-related 6-8 questions.
Interview Question – Questions were work-related and also dealt with personnel issues. View Answer
Very Easy Interview
Anonymous Interview (Positive Experience; Very Easy Interview)
I applied online and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Oakland.
Interview Details – You apply, they email you telling you to call them. You call them and they set an interview date.