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VALIC Financial Advisor Interview Questions

Updated Oct 6, 2014
Updated Oct 6, 2014
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Financial Advisor Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Application Details

I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at VALIC.

Interview Details

Interview process took about 2 weeks and consisted of a phone interview with regional recruiter, which was very informative in regards to the position. Second interview with DM was standard review/ walk through of resume, and simple questions. I was told that the recruiter was going to call me within the week to schedule the final interview with RVP, fortunately she called to offer the position!

Interview Questions
  • Why should we hire you over an advisor with more experience?   Answer Question
Negotiation Details
Attempted to negotiate to no prevail. Was offered a "set" training allowance.
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview

Other Interview Reviews for VALIC

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    Financial Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Las Vegas, NV
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Las Vegas, NV
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at VALIC.

    Interview Details

    First is phone interview with company recruiter. Second is interview in person or by phone with district manager. Third interview in person is with regional vice president or manager.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Not much unless you are bring a book of business from another firm. Income is commission only after 90-180 days on job.
    Accepted Offer
  2.  

    Financial Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at VALIC.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview followed by an in-person interview. Basically just asked to discuss professional experience and background. It took a couple weeks to line up a phone interview, then several weeks to have a one-on-one interview scheduled, and a month or so before any further decision.

    Interview Questions
    • Everything was pretty much conversational and as expected   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Financial Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 6 weeksinterviewed at VALIC in November 2012.

    Interview Details

    2 interviews with DM, I took detail notes, he lied on 2 major points and refused to disclose asset amount and locations until 3 weeks after I was hired. I would have refused the job if disclosed.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    take it or leave it, I should have left it
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Financial Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Cincinnati, OH
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Cincinnati, OH
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at VALIC in April 2011.

    Interview Details

    Applied online
    HR Contacted me for a brief interview
    Regional manager contacted me to meet
    Met with regional manager for 2 hr interview
    Hr person called me for an offer

    Interview Questions
    • The regional manager asked a lot about my specific history in using financial planning software as a part of my sales process.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiations.
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
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    Financial Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Phoenix, AZ
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Phoenix, AZ
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at VALIC in April 2011.

    Interview Details

    Had a through interview process. Had two interviews, and two phone interviews.
     Through question and answers.

    Interview Questions
    • I did not have a unextpected question. Just a through interview   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    They made a attractive offer, and I was very happy to accept the offer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Financial Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at VALIC in February 2011.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview then 1 on 1 interview

    Interview Questions
    • You've always had an office job. Here you will be working on the road and from home. How do I know you can do that.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

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