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Updated 19 Jan 2015
Updated 19 Jan 2015
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    Assurance Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at McGladrey LLP.

    Interview Details

    Went to Meet the Firms in CSULA and talked to an associate. She kindly forwarded my resume to the recruiter and eventually got an email from the HR Department. I was invited to a social the night before my interview, went through the interview process the following day. Went through 3 interviews in total. Must be prepared to answer plenty of questions and have plenty of questions to ask.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Audit Associate Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at McGladrey LLP.

    Interview Details

    It was through our school career website. It didn't take more than a week. A HR called me and asked several basic questions, such as what is my GPA, where I was academically, and interest... The lady was really nice and friendly.

    Interview Questions
    • I had to take an Auditing exam, which was really hard. They require the score needs to be above 90%.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Difficult Interview
  3.  

    Assurance Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I applied through my university and first had a 30 minute interview on-campus with a Partner. Then I was invited to the Company's local office to interview. I had 2 interviews, 30 minutes each, with a Partner and a Manager. The interviews were more conversational. Both individuals I interviewed with were friendly and easy to talk to. I got an offer about two days later.

    Interview Questions
    • I wasn't asked any really difficult questions. Some I was asked were tell me about yourself, why McGladrey, why assurance, why the middle-market, talk about your previous internship experience.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I didn't negotiate, I just accepted the offer that was provided.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Tax Associate Interview

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    I applied through college or university. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at McGladrey LLP.

    Interview Details

    Standard interview process. First round--on campus. Second round--office visit with three interviewers.

    It's important to make a good impression at events during the pre-interview stage. Getting to know the firm and the people handling recruiting at career fairs and social events goes a long way towards doing well during more formal interviews. I had already established a good report with my first-round interviewer at prior events, so the actual interview went very smoothly.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing out of the ordinary. Interviews were mainly behavioral.   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Financial Advisor Services Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 6 weeksinterviewed at McGladrey LLP.

    Interview Details

    Applied through University job site, got an email about a social at a nearby restaurant to meet the firm (but was not required), scheduled an interview time through university job site, had one interview with HR employer from Cedar Rapids, IA. It took over a month to hear back from them even with a thank you email and another email asking about an estimate on when I would hear back (with no reply)

    Interview Questions
    • Take me through a time when you had someone working for you that did not deliver on a deadline?; Many questions were previously listed in Glassdoor   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
  7.  

    Assurance Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I received an interview through a college recruiting event. Everyone throughout the process was very friendly. The interview lasted around an hour and was mostly informational. They ask me a lot of questions about myself and my career aspirations. Then, I was given a chance to ask questions about their firm. I would recommend being prepared with a number of questions that you might have.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Audit Senior Associate Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at McGladrey LLP.

    Interview Details

    Contacted on phone by internal recruiter who found resume.

    One formal at office Interview met with:

    Supervisor - Financial Services
    Director - Financial Services
    Partner - Financial Services
    Recruiting Coordinator - Financial Services

    Taken to lunch.

    Interview Questions
    • Take me through a time when you had someone working for you that did not deliver on a deadline?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    None
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Senior IT Consultant Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at McGladrey LLP.

    Interview Details

    Applied for job stand alone through their careers website. Was contacted at first through email, followed by a standard HR phone interview. This was more informative for myself, and a few simple questions of what I am looking for. This was followed by a phone interview with the Director and manager of the open position. Some more information about the position, and began some quick technical talk on certain points in my resume.

    A few days later I was contacted to come in for an on-site interview. The interview itself was again very casual and was split into 3 separate portions each with one person. No loops or case questions, and each person did a very good job of selling to me which is always refreshing.

    Interview Questions
    • No case questions, not even the standard lines of 'greatest strengths', etc. I was questioned on certain technical points on my resume, but only to the extent of walk me through your experiences with x, y, and z.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Experienced Audit Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at McGladrey LLP.

    Interview Details

    My resume was given through an employee it took about two week till the interview. The interview was about experience at former employer. Constantly stressing my background and other details of the audit process at my current firm.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Didn't negotiate
    Accepted Offer
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    Consulting Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Baltimore, MD (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Baltimore, MD (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at McGladrey LLP.

    Interview Details

    Met a partner at University event and he sent my resume to recruiter. I had a phone interview and then did not hear back. Was contacted a few weeks later by a senior recruiter and set up interview with Consulting team. Met with partner in consulting as well as a director.

    Interview Questions
    • No difficult questions, typical interview. Very nice & felt like more of a conversation.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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