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Interview Question

Senior Manager Consulting Interview New York, NY

Tell me of a Project where you ran over budget.


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Reduced the head count and asked client to bring more resources to table.

Interview Candidate on Mar 10, 2013

1. Assess Budget vs Actual Spend. Get burn rate , $ required to complete project, calculate Variance
2. Break delivery into phases, if possible. Research potential to request additional Budget.
3. Substitute high $ resources with low $, w/o negative impact to Quality & Timeline
4. Manage Scope, Quality, Resources to keep under Budget
5. Keep Client updated Daily on project spend
6 Keep Partners in loop daily

Anonymous on May 4, 2013

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