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Genentech Finance Manager Interview Questions

Updated Mar 27, 2017
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Finance Manager Interview

Anonymous Employee in South San Francisco, CA
Accepted Offer
Neutral Experience
Difficult Interview

Application

I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Genentech (South San Francisco, CA).

Interview

It's a long process. Depending on your level it can be 2 or 3 rounds of interview. Be ready to be grilled in the interview. They have some internal analytics that only used in Genentech, they will show it to you and will ask you to analyze.
1) Phone screening
2) First round of in person interview - meeting your Hiring Managers and other Managers in the Hierarchy
3) 2nd round of in person interview - where you meet your business partners
4) Panel presentations etc. (if applicable)

Interview Questions

  • During my interview, the Hiring Manager just pulled out some old presentations where they showed the uncertainty and risk analysis) and they asked me to analyze those.   1 Answer

Other Interview Reviews for Genentech

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    Finance Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in South San Francisco, CA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Genentech (South San Francisco, CA) in September 2015.

    Interview

    Contacted by Google recruiter, attended finance networking event on campus, met with corporate controller and several finance directors and senior managers, invited back for an exhaustive on-campus 4+ hour interview, left interview knowing there was not a good fit

    Interview Questions

    • Explain how have you influenced a business partner to change there decision in light of new or conflicting financial information?   Answer Question

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    Finance Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Francisco, CA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Genentech (San Francisco, CA) in March 2014.

    Interview

    Got contacted through Linkedin for position in my city. Had phone interview same day with HR recruiter. Typical interview. Recruiter was quite knowledgeable about business, operations, company structure. Promised to get back within a couple weeks but never did and posting was deleted shortly after. Sent him email - no response.

    Interview Questions

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    Finance Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Genentech.

    Interview

    Phone screen, 8 back to back interviews

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Straightforward


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    Finance Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in South San Francisco, CA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Genentech (South San Francisco, CA) in October 2010.

    Interview

    I found the interviewer very pleasant and easy to speak with. I would have enjoyed working for Genentech.

    Interview Questions


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