Pacific Crest Securities Interview Questions

Updated Nov 11, 2014
Updated Nov 11, 2014
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    Director Human Resources Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Pacific Crest Securities.

    Interview Details

    Initially phone screened by Recruiter. Then group interview conducted (individually with 6 people). Came back for an additional interview with 2-3 individuals. Took an online assessment that assessed personality & problem solving skills. Reference checks completed then background check then offer extended.

    Interview Questions
    • What do you think you would like to do here?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Investment Banking Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Portland, OR
    Anonymous Employee in Portland, OR
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Pacific Crest Securities in March 2012.

    Interview Details

    Great people, respond quickly and are friendly. Typical IB interview process, multiple phone calls followed by a superday. Superday is typical of what you will see at any other bank. Make sure to show your interest in the industries they work most in because they do look at a very specific sector (just go to the website)

    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Portland, OR
    Anonymous Employee in Portland, OR
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a weekinterviewed at Pacific Crest Securities in January 2012.

    Interview Details

    Submit resume. Phone interview with HR. Interview in person with 5 -6 different people in various positions within the firm. Testing and final compensation discussion.

    Interview Questions
    • If you had to pitch me right now on a stock what would it be and what would your pitch be?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Institutional Equity Sales Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Portland, OR
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Portland, OR
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 6+ monthsinterviewed at Pacific Crest Securities in February 2008.

    Interview Details

    Took a long time.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Nothing.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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