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QuintilesIMS Interview Questions

Updated May 26, 2017
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    Principal Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. I interviewed at QuintilesIMS (Boston, MA) in July 2015.

    Interview

    Typically 3 around with a case study and a formal client presentation. First round is a phone interview. Second round was with an Senior Manager. Last round was with the hiring manager plus a final presentation. At presentation, it was a large group panel that asked questions and you present to them.

    Interview Questions

    • Lots of analytics questions and charts about how to approach patient access. Fairly typical consulting interview questions   1 Answer

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    CPA Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at QuintilesIMS.

    Interview

    Walk in Interviews were conducted, more than 200 candidates attended and among those only 50 people were selected. Whole process whole day and initially there was written test (included aptitude test and writing a mails) then HR round and then direct Interview with Managers. After interview selection was confirmed within a week by the HR.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to JOin etc. Just behavioural questions.   Answer Question

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Manila, Manila (Philippines)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at QuintilesIMS (Manila, Manila (Philippines)) in May 2016.

    Interview

    I received the first phone call after 3 weeks. The second phone call interview was after a week. The one-on-one interview was then set via e-mail. The interviews were brief so just relax.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about the time or situation where you were a leader and a member.   Answer Question

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    Accounts Payable Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Livingston, Scotland (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a week. I interviewed at QuintilesIMS (Livingston, Scotland (UK)) in June 2014.

    Interview

    Was contacted by a recruiter. Went for an interview, got a job offer and started the following week. There was a little mix up with the salary (they initially gave a higher amount than what the reality was). I was interviewed by 2 people (my future team leader and her manager), it was formal, but in a relaxed way :)

    Interview Questions

    • Give me an example of a difficult situation with a client/customer and how did you handle it.   Answer Question

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    Drug Safety Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bengaluru (India)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at QuintilesIMS (Bengaluru (India)) in April 2017.

    Interview

    ESSAY WRITING(my first time away from home), GROUP DISCUSSION(internet bane or boon), ONLINE TEST (english and pharmacy), PERSONAL INTERVIEW/HR ROUND (introduction, why you need this post, your strength and weakness ): was easy, the basic questions about pharmacovigilance (DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ADR AND AE, PV DEFINITION, SAE CRITERIA)


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    Technical Recruiter Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Durham, NC
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at QuintilesIMS (Durham, NC) in September 2015.

    Interview

    Interviewed over the phone a few times successfully and came onsite for their final round. Sent out my thank you notes to the recruiters and managers and NEVER heard back... not even a rejection. Unprofessional!

    Interview Questions

    • They asked situational questions and things pertaining to finding candidates and placing positions.   Answer Question

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    Business Development Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at QuintilesIMS (London, England (UK)) in October 2016.

    Interview

    Pretty informal, met series of senior level people who covered both sales side and consulting side.
    Previously, had long conversation with head of sales who was very descriptive about company culture, sales processes, impact of recent M&A activity and how role would collaborate with other colleagues in US and EMEA.

    Interview Questions

    • Provide examples of managing a lengthy sales process? Who were the key stakeholders involved?   Answer Question

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    Trainee Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bengaluru (India)
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at QuintilesIMS (Bengaluru (India)) in April 2017.

    Interview

    self introduction , online aptitude ( basic maths , comprehension , logical reasoning ) , hr( briefing about grading systems in company and etc) , technical( basic finance questions ),

    Interview Questions


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    Project Management Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Durham, NC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at QuintilesIMS (Durham, NC) in April 2017.

    Interview

    First had a phone interview with a QuintilesIMS recruiter. About 2 weeks later I was scheduled for an in-person interview. Interview lasted roughly 1 hour with 2 individuals. It was a pretty average interview. Every question was scenario/behavioral.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell us about a time you had a difficult encounter with a customer/client and how you responded.   Answer Question
    • Tell us about a time you had to use good listening skills to be able to better communicate.   Answer Question
    • What is your greatest professional accomplishment?   Answer Question

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    SAS Programmer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience

    Interview

    1. Amcat aptitude test -online- 1hour test
    2. HR round to check basic communication
    3. Sas written test
    4. Tech round taken by 2 Senior SAS programmers.
    Asked about clinical sas

    Interview Questions


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