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Interviews at EY

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at EY.

Interview experience

Based on 246 interviews
Favourable

Interview difficulty

Based on 244 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 224 interviews
More than one month

Interview process at EY

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 6.

Interview process length
More than one month
29%
About a month
24%
About two weeks
18%
About a week
16%
About a day or two
14%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
60%
On-site interview
54%
Background check
38%
Written test
35%
Problem solving exercises
33%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
3%
Drug test
0%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at EY

  • Extensive
    Shared on 9 March 2022 - Executive Assistant - Birmingham
  • long and drawn out, multiple rounds which take a lot of prep
    Shared on 21 January 2022 - Audit Senior - London, Greater London
  • Intensive and need to be prepared on your skills and experience you bring to the table.
    Shared on 7 August 2020 - Project Consultant - Riyadh
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Interview questions at EY

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Case studies
    Shared on 18 September 2018 - Associate Consultant - Kuala Lumpur
  • This was a work placement so no interview needed
    Shared on 14 August 2018 - Work Experience Placement - Edinburgh and Glasgow
  • What are your views on man love you same gender marriage
    Shared on 11 June 2018

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Interview tips at EY

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)62%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)31%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)4%
  • They didn’t have a dress code3%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at EY

  • Have a preparation to work for extra hours.
    Shared on 10 July 2019 - Staff Accountant 2 - Guangzhou, China
  • Situation Task Action Result
    Shared on 14 October 2018 - Manager Workforce Advisory - London
  • Study the company website to understand it's values and culture. Ensure you have the skills provided in the job description and person specification the use the STAR method to answer the questions.
    Shared on 9 October 2018 - Recruitment Coordinator - Birmingham

The first interview at EY

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral22%
  • Other22%
  • Recruiter contacted me19%
  • Other online job site16%
  • Through Indeed5%

How candidates received their first interview at EY

  • Online application
    Shared on 15 July 2022 - Tax Manager - London, Greater London
  • Recommendation
    Shared on 7 August 2020 - Project Consultant - Riyadh
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