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Grant Thornton Interview Questions

Updated Jul 19, 2017
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    Corporate Financial Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Grant Thornton (New York, NY) in February 2016.

    Interview

    Very easy, only lasted about 3 weeks. Never had an in person interview, everything conducted over the phone followed by an in office visit. The office visit did not involve any interviewing or difficult situations.

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    Executive Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Raleigh, NC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Grant Thornton (Raleigh, NC) in February 2017.

    Interview

    There was an initial call with the Employer Recruiter followed by a call with HR. A meeting was them arranged for the Partners in the local office. I was offered a position on the same day.

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    • Why did I want to work for GT ?   1 Answer
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    IT Auditor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Milwaukee, WI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Grant Thornton (Milwaukee, WI) in October 2016.

    Interview

    I was contacted by an HR associate who had seen my resume. After talking with her, I had an interview with the managing partner two days later. I was offered a job the next day.

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    • Went through resume and asked a lot about past experience.   1 Answer

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    Audit Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Grant Thornton.

    Interview

    -Went to Meet the Firms and spoke to several employees
    -Applied online at GT's website and on campus job board
    -Got the Interview
    -Went to pre interview social with everyone
    - Had conversational interview for about an hour.

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    Adviser Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Grant Thornton in April 2017.

    Interview

    Telephone, Interview and 1st and 2nd stage interviews, really friendly process that gave a very positive opinion of the company. They called with very good feedback which helped me get another Job

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    Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6 days. I interviewed at Grant Thornton (New York, NY) in May 2017.

    Interview

    phone interview with recruiter which lasted for about 30 minutes. then a followup interview with the hiring manager. People were very nice during the entire hiring and interview process.

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    Auditor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Tashkent (Uzbekistan)
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Grant Thornton (Tashkent (Uzbekistan)) in January 2017.

    Interview

    Easy - a simple test, interview with one of the partners: he will ask all the women if they're getting married soon or not, and he asks about some experience in the field of audit. Very basic.

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    Tax Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Grant Thornton (Seattle, WA) in September 2016.

    Interview

    On campus interviews with Manager and Partner. In-office second round interviews. Company treated all second-round candidates to five star hotel stay and a social gathering for cocktails and dinner the night before interviews where candidates had plenty of time to socialize with the professionals.

    Interview Questions

    • Why did you choose accounting?   1 Answer

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    Tax Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Phoenix, AZ
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Grant Thornton (Phoenix, AZ) in October 2016.

    Interview

    On campus interview then office interview. They had a social event where you can come and meet people before the interview. Pass the interview on campus . For office interview, I interviewed with two different tax partners at the firm. They didn't contact me until one month later by sending me an email saying that I didn't make it.

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    Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Grant Thornton.

    Interview

    interview involved group interview with other applicants which involved practical problem solving task and an information session, then one on one interview with a senior manager which was relatively informal. made to feel comfortable through the whole process, good HR support with questions which arose during the process.

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