PwC Accountant Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated May 19, 2014
Updated May 19, 2014
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Accountant Interview

Anonymous Employee
Anonymous Employee
Interview Details

I got an interview through a recruiter. the interview was scheduled to meet with three people. most of the interview questions are very general such as going through my working experience, why accounting, why our comany and etc.

Interview Questions
  • They gave me one situation question about how will you deal with dead line and how you prioritize.   View Answer
No Offer

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    Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through an employee referral. The process took 4 weeks - interviewed at PwC in September 2008.

    Interview Details

    4 interviews

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Accounting Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at PwC in February 2011.

    Interview Details

    Good

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Not much room for negotiation. Accounting firms have a steady supply of qualified candidates.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    Accounting Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at PwC in November 2011.

    Interview Details

    They interviewed me and called me back the next day and didnt have the job.

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took a day - interviewed at PwC in September 2010.

    Interview Details

    I applied online on the pricewatercoopers website. Applying online was relately easy. I received a phone call a couples of days later indicating that I selected for an interview. I than went for the interview on the selected day. The questions asked were easy to answer. The first part consisted of questions about myself for example what type of personlity didi I think I had .. The seconfd part consisted of situation related questions were I was asked wheather I had dealt with certain situations and how i dealt with them using for example leadership skills.

    Interview Questions
    • How would you deal with a difficult client or collegue   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at PwC in September 2008.

    Interview Details

    not very pleasant. the interviewer is not friendly at all.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I interviewed through an employee referral. The process took 3 days - interviewed at PwC in August 2008.

    Interview Details

    Position was offered through referal.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    It was pretty quick due to referral
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 2 days - interviewed at PwC in June 2010.

    Interview Details

    Firstly a phone interview which was easily passed.
    Secondly group interviews to test your people skills, also easily passed
    thridly numerical/verbal reasoning tests online which were relativly strait forward maths and reading comprihension.
    Lastly was a one to tone interview with a manager which was somewhat less organised and structed than other areas of employment allowing candidates to speak freely about a range of issues.

    Interview Questions
    • How to improve the corporate image of the company   View Answer
    • What do you do in your spare time?   View Answer
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 2 months - interviewed at PwC in October 2009.

    Interview Details

    The interview process was simple. I applied through my college website, and was contacted the following week. I went on a 1:1 interview on my campus, and was called back for a second round. It was very low-key and not intimidating. The second round was held in the NYC HQ office, which consisted of a panel discussion and 3 1:1 interviews. Initially 2 weeks later I was told I hadn't received the position. However, 2 months later they contacted me with the possibility of taking on the position.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  San Francisco, CA
    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Application Details

    I interviewed through an employee referral. The process took 2 days - interviewed at PwC in September 2009.

    Interview Details

    Employee contacted me and I sent my resume including my college transcripts. Phone interview followed. Basic questions about the company. The interviewer gave more of a description about the job. Was called in for a 1 on 1 interview after. Met with a few managers.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a problem you faced and how did you sollve it?   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

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