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PwC Associate Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jul 9, 2014
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I applied through college or university and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at PwC in November 2010.

Interview Details – had pre interview meeting on campus with interviewers who were managers, followed by on campus interview. after the first round, invited back for a second interview in the office, which was also preceded by a pre interview dinner at fancy hotel. interviewed in office with a partner, senior manager, and manager. asked about challenges, career goals and relevant experience. offered job that day along with some others

Interview Question – why do you want to work for PwC?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – no negotiating

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I applied through college or university and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at PwC in October 2013.

Interview Details – Applied through University recruitment services. Got an interview call on campus, which was completely behavioral. After which, the firm, called me in for in on site 'Super Day'. Had 3 interviews, 2 behavioral and one case study. All four interviews were 45 minutes each.

The whole process took 3 weeks.

People at PwC, are very friendly and supportive. They grill you, but are very friendly.

Interview Question – Very straight forward, questions   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – There was no negotiation round. But got a very competitive salary with a handsome bonus.

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I applied through college or university and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at PwC.

Interview Details – I interviewed on campus for first round and it was a standard behavioral interview. Second round is their Superday where they fly you out to the office you applied to and have three interviews with various levels of employees, followed by a lunch. All interviews were conversational and relatively easy.

Interview Question – Standard behavioral questions   Answer Question

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Interviewed at PwC

Interview Details – phone interview first stage. in person interview second stage. offer given third stage.

Interview Question – why did you leave your old job   Answer Question

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Interviewed at PwC

Interview Details – Assessment center

Interview Question – What do you see yourself in five years?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation

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I applied through college or university and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at PwC in March 2011.

Interview Details – Interviewed on Campus through college. Spoke with them at career fair and subsequently had on-campus interview and office interview. received full time job after that

Interview Question – There were no difficult questions, they were more conversations instead of specific questions   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – N/A

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New York, NY

I interviewed at PwC in September 2013.

Interview Details – Two 45mins back to back behavioral questions. One manager, on director. Questions are like what would you describe your brands, tell me a time when you have to ask an unknown external person, how do you approach people for help, etc.

Interview Question – how do you describe your brand   Answer Question

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I applied through college or university and interviewed at PwC.

Interview Details – It was relatively easy since it was on-campus. First round on-campus, followed by superday for those who are invited

Interview Question – how do you value a brand?   Answer Question

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Interviewed at PwC

Interview Details – Interview process was straightforward and interviewers were concise and professional. The interview was behavioral and was more of a conversation. All interviewers I met with put me at ease and were very non-intimidating.

Interview Question – Please describe a situation where you have had to deal with conflict.   Answer Question

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Interview Details – Good experience in general... Easy and friendly... Make sure you brush up before you go into the interview

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