PwC Interview Questions in China

Updated Apr 22, 2015
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    Advisory Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    interviewed at PwC in December 2014.

    Interview

    I applied for advisory position at PwC (China) Beijing Office. After the written test, I was invited to a one-day recruiting event called Super Day. In the morning there was ice-breaking discussion, group discussion (in English) and a email writing; in the afternoon each one of us had an 8 minute presentation (including 3m Q&A) and a follow-up one-to-one 10 minutes interview.

    Interview Questions

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    Graduate Program Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    No Offer

    Interview

    Online test, telephone interview, A C and then final interview with the partner. Telephone interview all around key competencies. I remember there were five key competencies and the interviewee will take notes throughout the process.

    Interview Questions

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    Shadow A Female Leader Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at PwC in July 2014.

    Interview

    A standard telephone interview lasts for 35-45 minutes.

    Leadership
    1 a time you receive feedback/what do you learn from this

    2 a time you have to speak to a colleague

    Business acumen
    How you keep updated to business news

    A detail example of a current news ( I mention a company)
    How PWC can do with this company

    technical capabilities
    Describe a time when you need to interpret data

    Global acumen
    Describe a time when you need to present your idea with people with different perspectives

    Relationships
    Describe a time when you build relationships with people outside you social network?

    Interview Questions

    • very standard one which follow the order of their competencies.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    I need to attend an AC

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    Audit Senior Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    The first thing to do is an internet test for English and logics, the it goes to interview. We call it group assessment. A lot of people are divided in groups to do discussion. After this, a face to face interview with manager is required. If you pass,you will meet partner. The partner will make the final decision.

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    Global Tax Services Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ monthsinterviewed at PwC (Shanghai, Shanghai (China)).

    Interview

    Online application with personal details and cover letter as well as CV. Then three online tests including a verbal, numerical and logical reasoning test which all three last two hours altogether. If these two stages are successful, then you are invited to an one-to-one interview. The interview venue was very very nice. In general, PwC's Shanghai office has a very nice atmosphere and very beautiful decorations.

    Interview Questions

    • Not really difficult any questions. Mostly competency based.   Answer Question
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    Pwc Assurance Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Beijing, Beijing (China)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at PwC (Beijing, Beijing (China)) in May 2014.

    Interview

    They will give you a quiz at first. If you pass the quiz, the company will give you second round and third round interview. Most of questions are behavior question. It is quite straight forward and be positive all the time. DO not hesitate.

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  8.  

    Audit Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at PwC in December 2013.

    Interview

    Applied online, completed three test: numerical, verbal and personality tests and then had a telephone interview. Prepare examples based on the competency they are looking for, which is available online.

    Interview Questions

    • You should prepare several questions with regards to problem solving, as it is asked a lot.   Answer Question
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    Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at PwC (Shanghai, Shanghai (China)) in November 2013.

    Interview

    1. Test on computer. Mainly about number, logic, language.
    2. Group interview, analyzing a business case.
    3. Manager interview.
    4. Partner interview.

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    Audit Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at PwC (Shanghai, Shanghai (China)) in August 2013.

    Interview

    This is a Standard procedure for new undergraduates: Online application, Numeric test and verbal test as a whole test, group assessment, one by one interview( manager interview), partner interview including background/ behavior interview and case interview(optional); if you are summer intern, just jump to the final round( partner interview)

    Interview Questions

    • Since i'm summer intern, I skipped the first two rounds interview and went to the final interview directly, the partner asked me about the internship's experience and how our team conducted the IPO audit   Answer Question
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    Tax Summer Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
    No Offer
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at PwC (Shanghai, Shanghai (China)) in June 2013.

    Interview

    online test, manager interview

    Interview Questions

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