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    EY Advisory Consultant Program TAP Interview

    EY TAP
    Most recent answer on Jun 27, 2021
    Anonymous A asked on Feb 26, 2019
    <p>Hello everyone,</p> <p>I recently got an invitation to interview for EY's TAP program. I am a Senior EE student, so I feel confident about the technical side, but I haven't taken many business/finance courses. I was doing some research on how to prepare for the interview and this website came up. I only have 10 days until my interview, so I was wondering if I could ask the community what resources I should use in order to effectively and efficiently prepare? Any help/advice from someone who went through the interview process or has experience with case interviews would be appreciated.</p> <p>Thank you,</p> <p>Noobie EE undergrad</p>
    Hello everyone, I recently got an invitation to interview for EY's TAP program. I am a Senior EE student, so I feel confident about the technical side, but I haven't taken many business/finance courses. I was doing ... (read entire question)
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    Case interview at EY. Related material will be provided 48 hours before interview. Any experience? What to expect?

    Big4 case study Casestudyinterview consulting Ernst & Young EY risk consulting
    Most recent answer on May 11, 2021
    <p>Hi everyone!<br> <br> I have an interview at EY. Due to online case interview the material required for the analysis will be provided 48 hours before. I have to develop a presentation for the interview with all the analysis and present it to the interviewer (mostly Manager) in 5 minutes. Total interview will be mix of case study + behavioural, so might be of total 60 min. <br> <br> I would appreciate your help and suggestions. <br> <br> Thanks in advance!</p>
    Hi there, First, good luck! This is very much a written case. I recommend the following: Remember that most casing tips apply here (i.e. be very clear+focused on the objective, ruthlessly cut out information ... (read entire answer)
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    Any experience with EY BAP FSO case interview in NY? Thanks!

    Advisory Big4 consulting EY
    Most recent answer on Apr 29, 2021
    Anonymous A asked on Oct 12, 2018
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    EY-Parthenon Round 1-general competency based questions for Executive (IT) - Transaction Strategy & Execution?

    EY EYP eyparthenon
    Most recent answer on Apr 22, 2021
    <p>Hi,</p> <p>I have got an interview scheduled next week for the Executive (IT), Transaction Strategy &amp; Execution (TSE) position at EY Parthenon.</p> <p>The first round structure is CV-led, my past experiences, interest in TSE, and general competency-based questions. Could you guys please help with what kind of general competency questions can I expect and what's the best way to answer them?</p> <p>Thanks in advance</p>
    Hello! So it´s going to be mostly a FIT interview, which if very common. If you want to deep dive on the topic, the "Integrated FIT guide for MBB" has been recently published in PrepLounge´s shop (https://www.prepl ... (read entire answer)
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    3 weeks since my final Interview at big 4. Should I even be hopeful at this point?

    Big 4 consulting EY Interview
    Most recent answer on Apr 06, 2021
    <p>So I had my final round interview at EY 3 weeks ago. I hv followed up every week after the final interview. The latest response from HR is that the team is reviewing all candidates and deciding which ones to proceed with once all of the final interviews have been concluded. Am I screwed?</p> <p>This is a role I really want, and I am really anxious about what the decision is going to be. The HR also told me to let her know if anything has changed at my end so that she could manage internal expectations.</p> <p>The wait is really tough :(</p>
    Hi there, Unlike MBB, Big 4 take quite some time to provide outcomes (in particular in the Middle East). So you cannot really infer much from the waiting time (although usually the more you wait, the less likely is th ... (read entire answer)
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    EY UK Case Study Interview - What to expect?

    Casestudyinterview EY
    Most recent answer on Feb 21, 2021
    <p>Hi, I have a 90min Case study Interview with EY (Supply Chain Consulting) - UK.</p> <p>Any ideas on what to expect and how to prepare?</p> <p>Will this be an Interviewer led case study or a written case study format?</p> <p>Thanks</p>
    Hi there, Given your comment below on Adi’s reply, it is going to be a written case/panel. The key areas you will have to cover to prepare for that interview are the following. 1. Learn how to define a plan ... (read entire answer)
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    Good afternoon, anyone expert with an airline case study for EY Wavespace DT role?

    EY wavespace
    Question edited on Oct 06, 2020
    Hi, Not sure I completely understand your question. However, if you need to talk airlines I'm more than happy to share my expertise with how they work, current trends, etc. etc.! If you'd like practice in an Airline ... (read entire answer)
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    Consultant position in MBB Vs Senior position at EY-Parthenon

    Bain BCG BostonConsultingGroup EY eyparthenon MBB McKinsey Parthenon
    Most recent answer on Sep 28, 2020
    <p>Hi everyone,</p> <p>I am an experienced professional who already worked as a Consultant in an MBB. As I am currently looking to change geography (transfer to currently possible with my firm), I started looking for other options. Among the ones I have are:</p> <ul> <li>Join one of the two other MBBs (have offer for both of them) at the same level (Senior Consultant)</li> <li>Join EY-Parthenon for a more senior position (Sr. Manager or Director)</li> </ul> <p>Which one would be more interesting for me: keep learning and hopefully fast track in another MBB or climb the ladder quickly in EY-P. I would see your help in evaluating both options both on the career development stand point and on potential exit opportunities in 4-5 years.</p> <p>Many thanks!</p>
    While I do not know your personal circumstances, from a purely objective lens MBB is way more valuable than EY. There is a reason people want to get into MBB vs Tier 2 and as you probably know, the exit opportunities ar ... (read entire answer)
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    What is your opinion on entering Big Four firms as a consultant?

    Bain BCG big four consulting industry Deloitte EY KPMG MBB McKinsey PwC
    Most recent answer on May 28, 2020
    <p>How can KPMG, pwc, EY and Deloitte compete with MBB and other top tier companies regarding management consulting jobs?</p>
    Hi Anonymous, Big 4 and MBB have a different focus in terms of projects. Specifically, Big 4 work more on implementation projects rather than strategy. However, many of the Big 4 have now also a strategy branch, thank ... (read entire answer)
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    Interview IT-Advisory (EY Switzerland)

    Big 4 Ernst & Young EY switzerland zurich
    Most recent answer on Sep 19, 2019
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Sep 19, 2019
    <p>Hi fellas</p> <p>First of all I am very impressed about this community and the super interesting topics here. As I see so many professional consultants here, I would like to ask a more or less simple question:</p> <p>Soon is my first interview at EY in Zurich for a job as Senior Consultant IT Advisory in Financial Services EMEIA (Phone interview with a manager I already passed). As I feel already well prepared, I have no idea what to expect on this interview to get even a better preparation. Any hints for me?</p> <p>Regards,</p> <p>Patrick</p>
    Hey Patrick, feel free to prepare yourself for 2-3 case interviews in the 1st round with personal fit and your questions. First interview - personal fit + small case or brain teaser 2nd & 3rd interviews - bigg ... (read entire answer)
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    Personality/case interview at EY: Any experiences?

    Advisory application process case studies Deloitte Digital Ernst & Young EY Government Public Sector
    Recent activity on Apr 14, 2019
    <p>Hello. I will have a personal personality/case interview at EY (focus: consulting in public sector) in 10 days. What is the best strategy to get prepared? Thanks in advance.</p>
    Hi, If you have not done any cases yet: Take a 1-week vacation to prepare If it is not an internship with a dedicated interview period, please reschedule the interview. You can't imagine how many people have fai ... (read entire answer)
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    Case Study Transaction Services

    case study Deloitte EY KPMG PwC Transaction Services
    Recent activity on Feb 20, 2019
    <p>Hi Guys,</p> <p>First time user as i am looking for some help!</p> <p>I've managed to land an interview with KPMG for a role in transaction services as an Assistant manager. I was hoping if anyone has any advice on what to expect for the case study? I've had a read through on the forum but it's the level of detail on what to prepare myself for.</p> <p>I have an understanding of key metrics and how to calculate them but i've never used them in a case scenario. This is my first attempt so i'm quite new to the whole process!</p> <p>If anybody is able to help or shed some light on what to expect that would be much appreciated! The role itself is due dilligence so i would expect to see a heavy valuation sort of scenario.</p> <p>Thanks</p> <p>Rob</p>
    Hi, Based on the description, it may be closer to the PE / IB M&A interview that is much more technical and detailed in the financial part. Usually, they give you much more time to prepare and do the valuation on ... (read entire answer)
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    Tech consulting to strategy as an experienced hire?

    Deloitte EY KPMG oracle PwC sap
    Recent activity on Sep 27, 2018
    <p>Hi All,<br> <br> I have a question on how to switch from tech (ERP consulting) to strategy (Management consulting) as an experienced hire.<br> <br> I have close to 5 years of experience in Oracle Consulting and mostly working on implementation projects as a functional consultant. I am currently working at the one of the Big4 and try to get myself in strategy side of the house but I find it hard to transfer from Oracle service line to Strategy internally. Since I already did my Master's, I can't go back to school again to do MBA anytime soon and apply fresh to MBB.<br> <br> What are your recommendations to do this transition? How can I get myself to MBB from Big 4 Tech consulting? Should I do it asap or later in my career when promoted to manager level in Oracle consulting?<br> <br> ​Thank you!</p>
    Hi, With 5 years of experience in tech consulting, you can apply directly to Mck / BCG digital teams. You don't need an MBA since it will not be a career transition (you are already a consultant in that sense) and ... (read entire answer)
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    Margin problem in the CONS industry: who's feeling it the most?

    Accenture Big4 Deloitte Monitor EY Future KMPG Margin MBB strategy& Trend
    Recent activity on Sep 06, 2018
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Sep 06, 2018
    <p>Some say, consulting services are increasingly becoming (or have long become) a commodity. Clients are bargaining and forcing lower daily rates, to the point where the consultancies find themselves in a race to the bottom. How are the different consultancies affected by this trend?</p> <p>1) Within MBB, do they feel the pressure equally? What about the competition of MBB with Big4/Tier2? Concessions to the rates surely must be avoided at all cost to maintain their reputation?</p> <p>2) How do the Big4/Tier2 react to competition within their league? They price lower than MBB, but why would a client choose e.g. EY over KMPG, or ATK over Roland Berger, when they all have practices with similar capabilities? Is it all about the rates at the end of the day? I assume expecially the Big4 all have 200k employees each, and cover similar areas of work, both in content and geography.</p> <p>3) My third question is about strategy units within Big4 &amp; Accenture: what's the future of Monitor Deloitte, Strategy&amp;, etc. in a landscape with MBB, and smaller, 'purely' strategic companies? Being embedded in a huge company must both advantages and inconvenient points. Is there a chance of keeping a 'strategic' profile and pricepoint, when differentiation from the 'leviathan' (their mother organisation) becomes more difficult? </p> <p>I'm interested in where the industry is going in the next 10 years, and how this will affect the job of a consultant at these three groups of companies/units. Cheers</p>
    OK, that's a question you could write a book on... Reg 1) I think there is no blanket statement that fits here. Depends on the geography, the industry, the client, the project and even the people involved. Is a pro ... (read entire answer)
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    Public Sector consulting

    Deloitte EY KPMG PwC
    Recent activity on Jul 18, 2018
    <p>Hi,</p> <p>Can anyone provide insight on the public sector consulting practice at Top Firms, Specifically the Big 4. I know that involves working with Federal, State and Local Governments. What I don't know is the types of engagements and is that a worthy option to explore? Additioanl information on Exit opportunities and how a public sector consultant is viewed in the industry will be highly appreciated.</p> <p>Thanks</p>
    Hi, In public sector consulting you will be working with governmental bodies and other semi-public entities, on different country levels (federal, regional, local). In terms of types of engagements, Big 4 consulting ... (read entire answer)
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    EY salary

    EY salary
    Recent activity on Jan 31, 2018
    <p>Hey all. Any indication about a range how much a senior consultant supply chain at EY would make? For example Amsterdam. </p>
    50-60k Euro + 10% bonus
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    Any guidance for preparing for R1 of Parthenon EY?

    Case Interview EY EY-Parthenon Interview Parthenon
    Recent activity on Oct 08, 2017
    <p>I usually come across multiple cases and guidance regarding preparing for MBBs. Any guidance for prepping for Parthenon EY? I have been practicing a few cases and Interview is in a week</p>
    Hello, I do not have experience specifically with EY Parthenon but I do have experience interviewing with other strategy consulting firms in Madrid. Don't hesitate to get in contact if you have any specific doubts. ... (read entire answer)
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    Not a Level Playing Field

    ATKearney EY management consulting MBB Oliver Wyman Roland Berger strategy&
    Recent activity on May 12, 2017
    <p>Dear all, </p> <p>I graduated from one of the Top 5 universities in the UK with GPA 3.7 (undergrad) as well as a merit from my Master’s degree. I also have an advanced degree and I passed my viva without correction, which is akin to a First Class or summa cum laude). I have both extracurricular and volunteering experiences, which display my leadership abilities and interpersonal skills. I applied to both tier 1 and tier 2 consulting firms and I have been rejected. I didn't even make it to a first-round interview. In fact, one of the Tier 1 firms said they were impressed with my accomplishments but they still did not invite me for an interview. Most people I have spoken to said I need know someone inside who would refer me to the HR in order get my foot in the door. Now, my frustration is I don’t know anyone from in either Tier 1 or Tier 2 firms I applied to. All the people I tried contacting on LinkedIn have not accepted my requests and the inMails I sent are unanswered. How does someone like me get into management consulting? Or am I permanently doomed? </p> <p>Thank you.</p>
    Hi there, You can consider trying the below: 1. Changing the wording of your LinkedIn requests. I have received plenty of those during my career at Bain, and I didn't respond to those that were very transactional, or ... (read entire answer)
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