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Defense Finance and Accounting Service Overview

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Indianapolis, IN
10000+ employees
1991
Government
Federal Agencies
Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
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It's not one of the Big Four, but it is big. The Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) is essentially the payroll and accounting department for the Department of Defense. Annually, the DFAS pays nearly 6 million military and civilian personnel, retirees ... Read more

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    I have been working at Defense Finance and Accounting Service full-time

    Pros

    Leave, work life balance, work from home.

    Cons

    Subject to potential furloughs and tax savings measures which lower future pay raises.

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Defense Finance and Accounting Service Interviews

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    Accounting/Finance Interview

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    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Defense Finance and Accounting Service in December 2017.

    Interview

    Panel of 3 people conducted in a phone interview. Each took turns asking questions. Lasted around 25 minutes. Emailed me four days in advance to request an interview. Asked situational questions. Will respond within a month to tell me job offer. Gave background of internship to start it off

    Interview Questions

    • 3 reasons why you want the job, about integrity and who has taught you it, two positive strengths and who in your life can you contribute that to, time you worked on an assignment doing research, analyzed, evaluated, and recommendation made from that process. Then asked for any of your own questions   Answer Question
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Defense Finance and Accounting Service Awards & Accolades

  • Top Entry Level Employers, CollegeGrad, 2009
  • Top Intern Employers, CollegeGrad, 2008
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