Interviewed at PwC
Interview Details – Applied through school career service. Had a pre-interview night, then first round interview and then invited to second round with both behavioral and case interviews. The interviewer was a director within the department.
Interview Question – Why not do investment banking? Answer Question
I applied online - interviewed at PwC in November 2013.
Interview Details – It was only15 mins interview and all the interviews are based on my resume. She asked me about my past experience in IBD and my past events experience. I told her that I was only able to read and write in Japanese and only held conversational Japanese. Then, there was no hearback from PwC.
Interview Question – How do you portrait yourself Answer Question
I applied through college or university and the process took 1 week - interviewed at PwC.
Interview Details – I applied through college career website The first round is behavioral questions, such as what kind of work you would like to do in a team. It would be better for you to prepare more examples.
Interview Question – talk about an example that you coach others Answer Question
I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2+ months - interviewed at PwC.
Interview Details –
I was referred to the company through a friend, initial contact was via e-mail by a HR Manager. Interview process consists of:
-Initial phone screen by HR Manager
-Phone interview with a senior associate
-2 face-to-face interview (1 at an external location due to interviewer's client engagement)
-Phone interview with a manager
-Phone interview with partner
Process took about 2.5-3 months total from first contact, the last few steps happened in a hurry, offer came a day after last interview. The interview themselves were all behavioral and about my experiences
HR Manager was in contact all through the interview process and was very helpful in coaching me every step of the way. Though initial communication was sparse, rest of the process was well guided.
Interview Question – Why or how do you think your experiences apply to consulting? Answer Question
Negotiation Details – Salary is a bit on the low side (but not excessively low), especially for the region I am based out of, relatively speaking based on my experience and level of hiring.
I applied through college or university and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at PwC in November 2013.
Interview Details –
Networked at events that PwC held on campus
Submited my resume and got accepted for a first round on campus interview
The on campus interview was 30mins, and relatively easy. I just went over my resume and what choices I made while in school.
Got an email two days later inviting me to an onsite interview in their NYC office. They put me up in the grand hyatt the night before and I was given a case to research 48 hours in advance. When I arived we were given breakfast and then put in a room with all the other interviewers to prepare slides to present about the case you were given. After that for the day you have a mix of two behavior interviewers and one case presentation.
I got a call later that day with a verbal confermation that I was getting an offer.
Interview Question – None particularly, Why PwC and why consulting? Answer Question
I applied through college or university and interviewed at PwC.
Interview Details – It was so nice to see how comforting and warming all the employers were. They made me feel very comfortable. I was given an on campus interview and then went to Super Day. The questions varied from learning about my resume, to behavioral.
Interview Question – Nothing was really unexpected, all questions were normal behavioral ones. View Answer
I applied through a recruiter and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at PwC in November 2013.
Interview Details – I got in contact with a recruiter. We did a preliminary interview before I interviewed with a partner. Then on the Super Day I interviewed with several partners. The whole interview process was long but very easy going in the beginning. Towards the end the interviews got to be a little more nerve racking.
Interview Question – "Tell me a situation in which you had to..." Scenario questions are the most difficult. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – None for the start internship.
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