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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Des Moines, IA Feb 2012 – Reviewed May 19, 2013 New
Interview Details – First campus interview with VP Health & Care Management and one phone interview with teh hiring manager
Interview Question – How would you explain what health insurance is to a kid? Answer Question
Negotiation Details – one week
Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Des Moines, IA Apr 2013 – Reviewed Apr 18, 2013
Interview Details – I applied through an online job board and there was one phone interview conducted by the actuarial department. The conversation was pretty pleasant and lasted for about half an hour. Questions included details about my previous internship experience and the actuarial exams I passed, what do I do in my spare time, and we even talked about the Healthcare industry and the Affordable Care Act.
Interview Question – Can't recall anything that was difficult or unexpected. Answer Question
Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Des Moines, IA Mar 2010 – Reviewed Jul 26, 2011
Interview Details – It took forever for them to make a decision on hiring---six months from the date of phone interview to job offer. The phone interview was easy. However, I waited several months to get an "in person" interview. The in person interview was with 4 levels of management---seemed like overkill to me.
Interview Question – The VP didn't ask many questions...mainly warned me that insurance companies are not well liked by the general public. View Answer
Negotiation Details – During the phone interview, I asked what their salary range would be for the job. The range they quoted was too low for me and I told them so....since I didn't want to waste my time. I told them what my range was and said that I wouldn't take a cut.
No Offer – Interviewed in Des Moines, IA Apr 2008 – Reviewed Mar 19, 2009
Interview Details – The people organizing the interview took a very long time(I applied in January, I interviewed in April) to get back to me after initially telling me how interested they were in me. I had been referred by a director within the organization and asked to apply, so I was surprised by the length of time it took. When I did get the interview, I had less than a week to find an entire day I could be there for the interview. On the day of the interview, they were having a casual day, so I showed up in an appropriate suit and heels and they were in khakis and jeans. The group interview was not intense, but it also was not warm. Communication was exclusively with HR. The entire posting to finding out they had hired someone else through the grapevine took eight months. No one communicated the position was filled.
Interview Question – Previous experience includes a people focus, how do you handle making decisions that will make people angry? View Answer
Accepted Offer – Reviewed Sep 17, 2012
Interview Details – Interview with HR. Depending on geography this may be a phone interview. If you pass HRs interview then you interview with department personnel. Company may pay to have you interview at their office in Des Moines. The interview's last around an hour.
Interview Question – Specific questions concerning the Institute of Internal Auditors standards (red book). Answer Question
Negotiation Details – Was able to negotiate on salary.
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