McGladrey LLP Interview Questions

Updated 23 Oct 2014
Updated 23 Oct 2014
203 Interview Reviews

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    Consulting Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    Interview Details

    This is a combination of behavioral and situational interviews. Prior experience and communication skills are key. You meet with a Senior, Manager/Director and Partner. HR is nice and friendly. It's a half hour to 45 minute interview with each. They are mid market, so its essential to know specific industries and not be too demanding.

    Interview Questions
    • They will just ask you something you don't have experience with. It's how you answer that counts. Be prepared to answer questions on how you manage staff, leadership and your future career path/goals.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Assurance Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

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

    Interview Details

    The people I spoke with, both on campus and office interviews, were incredibly nice. The conversation flowed easy, it was more about getting to know each other than reciting accounting skills or ideas I've mastered. The company defiantly tries to get people that match the company culture.

    Interview Questions
    • I was asked if I was interested in the big 4 and why I did not want to work there.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I received a phone call with the offer. I asked McGladrey to email me the contract before I made any decisions. I emailed the contract once I decided to accept.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Intern Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Very conversational, future-oriented questions

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Pathways Program Interview

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    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at McGladrey LLP in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    Super relaxed process. Spoke with them at my schools career fair and they asked me to interview with them at on campus interviews. I was really nervous but it was laid back. All they wanted to do was get to know you. They asked the typical questions of why McGladrey? Why not the big 4?

    Interview Questions
    • None were difficult. No behavioral based questions. Just be yourself!   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    It was for a leadership 2 day program no negotiating.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Tax Intern Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at McGladrey LLP in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    Short 30 minute on campus interview with one person. A second-round office interview consisting of two 45 minute interviews. Questions general and covering the resume and school. One or two behavioral but nothing unexpected.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell about a time you had a group project that had problems, how did you deal with it?   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Summer Leadership Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gainesville, FL (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gainesville, FL (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at McGladrey LLP in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    Interview was extremely laid-back and was an extension of the conversation I had previously had with the partner. Some of the usual questions about my resume, but most of the time I spent asking him questions. The entire process seems to be a feeling out and finding the proper "fit" between myself and McGladrey. No technical questions were asked.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Summer Leadership Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Jacksonville, FL (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Jacksonville, FL (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at McGladrey LLP in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied at Univ career website. Met one associate, two partners, and recruiter at career fair. Followed up with e-mail. Interviewed on campus shortly afterward.

    Interview Questions
    • Conversational talk. Very friendly and interesting interviewer which makes the process enjoyable for both of us. Why accounting? GPA? Who else from firm I've met?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Audit Associate Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

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

    Interview Details

    On campus interview by a senior manager, who was accompanied by a few first years. The next day I was invited to head down to the office for more interviews. For the in-office interview, I interviewed with four people - a senior, a supervisor, a manager, and a partner.

    Interview Questions
    • Be prepared to ask a lot of questions during the interview. In my case, more than one of the interviewers essentially asked me to interview them.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Human Resources Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    It was a normal interview process

    Interview Questions
    • Not really a difficult question, it was really what skills I had to date   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
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    Consulting Supervisor Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 8+ monthsinterviewed at McGladrey LLP.

    Interview Details

    Started with a phone interview. I acutally received an offer directly after the single, phone-based interview. I turned it down as I wanted to meet/speak with other people in the organization who I would be working with and so that I had time to conduct my own due dilligence activities. Over the course of another 6-weeks during which I spoke with a number of other people both directly and by phone, I was told that I had the position but that a starting point would be contingent upon available work closing. The process became a back and forth conversation for the subsequent 6 months until another formal offer was made and we negotiated an agreement.

    Interview Questions
    • There were no questions that I found to be particularly difficult nor unexpected.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Fairly short with me turning down the 2nd offer and then negotiating to a mutually agreeable solution.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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