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Updated 18 Apr 2024

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Consultant Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 5 Feb 2024

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Hard
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Approached by Company and was interviewed in Jan 2024.

4 Interview Rounds

1

Technical Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Cloud-based technical questions were asked of Advanced level
2

Technical Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Scenario-based questions were asked to test the Cloud knowledge
3

One-on-one Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Technical and behavioral questions were asked
4

HR Round (1 Question)

Top skills recommended for KPMG India Consultant interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • Consulting
  • Information Technology
  • SQL
  • Project Management
  • Unit Testing
  • Accounting
  • Python
  • Compliance

Consultant Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 14 Mar 2023

I applied via campus placement at Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Lucknow

2 Interview Rounds

1

HR Round (3 Questions)

  • Q1. Asked some details about under graduation PORs.
  • Q2. What was your role at Siemens?
  • Q3. Any special project that you worked on? What was the methodology adopted? How did you contribute?
2

Case Study Round

Your client is a manufacturer (Assume industry of your choice), and it wants to improve its productivity.

Find areas of improvements and make recommendations to the client.
[Please note that I stands for Interviewer and C stands for Candidate]

C: Clarified the problem statement and the objective. Defined the industry type. Asked few questions on company profile.

I: Agreed to all the assumptions.

C: Followed the profitability structure - revenue and costs.

I: Focus on operational perspective.

C: Mentioned the major buckets involved in manufacturing in order: procurement of raw material, inbound logistics, loading, manufacturing/production process, testing, storage of final goods, dispatch, distribution channels. Asked if I should focus on any specific bucket.

I: Start with procurement.

C: Suggested probable issues and recommended ways to improve.

Further, identified gaps in every bucked and suggested ways of improvements.

(At every stage I linked circumstances with my work experience and mentioned how we used to handle it and suggested better ways of handling. Mentioned lean manufacturing, six sigma, 6S, Kanban, Kaizen and tools used for operational efficiency)

I: Good. Liked your suggestions. Do you have any questions for me?

C: Asked a question curiously on report released by KPMG a week ago. (I had read the report from company website and coincidently the report was from Partner’s vertical)

I: Explained challenges and gave some tips on how one should analyze segments like food and agriculture.

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Be thorough with your CV and have knowledge about all industries mentioned on your CV.

Top skills recommended for KPMG India Consultant interview

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  • Monitoring
  • Advisory
  • Oracle
  • Finance
  • IFRS
  • Javascript
  • Agile
  • Management

Consultant Interview Questions

user image SIVASAI SIRIGUPPA

posted on 16 Apr 2023

Interview experience
Rating 4
Good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
2-4 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Recruitment Consulltant and was interviewed in Oct 2022.

4 Interview Rounds

1

Technical Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Details related to product and technical configurations and other project scoping questions
2

One-on-one Round (1 Question)

3

Global Stakeholder Round Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Overview of Business and product/domain related questions and use cases
4

HR Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Why KPMG and other general HR questions and CTC discussions

Top skills recommended for KPMG India Consultant interview

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  • Risk Management
  • Ca
  • Communication Skills
  • Information Security
  • Business Analysis
  • Coding
  • Operations
  • Secondary Research

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Consultant Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 24 Feb 2023

Interview experience
Rating 4
Good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
2-4 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Approached by Company and was interviewed before Feb 2022.

5 Interview Rounds

1

Resume Shortlist Round

Pro Tip by AmbitionBox:
Keep your resume crisp and to the point. A recruiter looks at your resume for an average of 6 seconds, make sure to leave the best impression.
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2

Technical Round (5 Questions)

  • Q1. Experience in cloud solutions design?
  • Q2. Roles and responsibilities held in the previous organisations?
  • Q3. DevOps tools and skillsets with hands-on experience.
  • Q4. Any coding experience including cloud and devops design and development.
  • Q5. Experiences in consulting, client facing roles.
3

Case Study Round

Cloud solutions design for a deployment on cloud including networking and network security, disaster recovery, monitoring and software release mechanism.

4

Technical Round (3 Questions)

5

HR Round (2 Questions)

Interview Preparation Tips

Topics to prepare for KPMG India Consultant interview:
  • Devops
  • Cloud
  • Client Management
  • Risk Management
Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Depends on what role they are hiring for. Be thorough with your resume and your technical skillsets.

Top skills recommended for KPMG India Consultant interview

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  • Troubleshooting
  • Auditing
  • Debugging
  • Financial Analysis
  • Financial Reporting
  • GIT
  • MS Office
  • Networking

Consultant Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 20 Jan 2022

I applied via Naukri.com and was interviewed in Dec 2021.

4 Interview Rounds

Interview Questions

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Go through diff b/w mutual funds,hedge,private equity,

Balance sheet, SOP,statement of cash flow, schedule of investment, notes to financial statements,

Difference between IFRS AND US GAAP

Top skills recommended for KPMG India Consultant interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • Risk Assessment
  • Training
  • Data Analysis
  • Due Diligence
  • HTML
  • JSON
  • SOC
  • US GAAP

Consultant Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 26 Feb 2024

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via LinkedIn and was interviewed in Jan 2024.

2 Interview Rounds

1

Assignment Round

Live problem-solving exercise with the interviewers to determine how well we structure problems

2

Case Study Round

24 hour take-home case study

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Prepare for case interviews, make sure to understand the case structure

Top skills recommended for KPMG India Consultant interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • Consulting
  • Information Technology
  • SQL
  • Project Management
  • Unit Testing
  • Accounting
  • Python
  • Compliance

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Consultant Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 14 Mar 2023

I applied via campus placement at Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Lucknow

2 Interview Rounds

1

HR Round (6 Questions)

  • Q1. Tell me about yourself.
  • Q2. Why Consulting? You did your summers in marketing, now why are you switching to Consulting?
  • Q3. How do you think you'll be able to manage the fact that you have no work ex?
  • Q4. What according to you is success?
  • Q5. What did you do in your Summer Internship?
  • Q6. What did you do as part of the Bombay Shaving Company project?
2

Case Study Round

Calculate the number of transactions for Paytm in India in a particular day?
[Please note that I stands for Interviewer and C stands for Candidate] 

I: How will you go about calculating the no. of transactions for Paytm in India in a particular day?

C: Solved the guesstimate by following the basic structure. (1st step: Urban/Rural, 2nd step: Income Group, 3rd step: Age Wise, some of the other factors taken into consideration are Mobile and Internet penetration and also the probability of the person paying through Paytm out of all other possibilities)

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Practice guesstimates and read about different industries.

Top skills recommended for KPMG India Consultant interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • Monitoring
  • Advisory
  • Oracle
  • Finance
  • IFRS
  • Javascript
  • Agile
  • Management

Consultant Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 7 Apr 2023

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
-
Duration
-
Result
-

3 Interview Rounds

1

Resume Shortlist Round

Pro Tip by AmbitionBox:
Don’t add your photo or details such as gender, age, and address in your resume. These details do not add any value.
View all tips
2

HR Round (2 Questions)

3

One-on-one Round (2 Questions)

  • Q1. Basic introduction what you have studied and knowledge you have
  • Q2. Technical knowledge along with sum example of the with basic understanding

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - be confident what you know and stay positive will able to achieve it

Top skills recommended for KPMG India Consultant interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • Risk Management
  • Ca
  • Communication Skills
  • Information Security
  • Business Analysis
  • Coding
  • Operations
  • Secondary Research

Consultant Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 31 Jan 2023

Interview experience
Rating 4
Good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
No response

I applied via campus placement at Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida and was interviewed in Jul 2022.

3 Interview Rounds

1

Resume Shortlist Round

Pro Tip by AmbitionBox:
Properly align and format text in your resume. A recruiter will have to spend more time reading poorly aligned text, leading to high chances of rejection.
View all tips
2

Group Discussion Round

Topic was digital india and time is for 15 mins
structure is discussion form

3

Technical Round (2 Questions)

  • Q1. Why you want to be in kpmg? where do you see yourself in 5 yrs?
  • Q2. What are strengh and weaknesses

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - be confident do well and always answer genuinely and attentively.

Top skills recommended for KPMG India Consultant interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • Troubleshooting
  • Auditing
  • Debugging
  • Financial Analysis
  • Financial Reporting
  • GIT
  • MS Office
  • Networking

Consultant Interview Questions

user image Ankit Sharma

posted on 25 Oct 2023

Interview experience
Rating 4
Good
Difficulty level
-
Duration
-
Result
-

3 Interview Rounds

1

Resume Shortlist Round

Pro Tip by AmbitionBox:
Double-check your resume for any spelling mistakes. The recruiter may consider spelling mistakes as careless behavior or poor communication skills.
View all tips
2

Technical Round (2 Questions)

3

One-on-one Round (1 Question)

Top skills recommended for KPMG India Consultant interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • Risk Assessment
  • Training
  • Data Analysis
  • Due Diligence
  • HTML
  • JSON
  • SOC
  • US GAAP

KPMG India Interview FAQs

How many rounds are there in KPMG India Consultant interview?
KPMG India interview process usually has 2-3 rounds. The most common rounds in the KPMG India interview process are Technical, Resume Shortlist and One-on-one Round.
How to prepare for KPMG India Consultant interview?
Go through your CV in detail and study all the technologies mentioned in your CV. Prepare at least two technologies or languages in depth if you are appearing for a technical interview at KPMG India. The most common topics and skills that interviewers at KPMG India expect are Consulting, Information Technology, SQL, Project Management and Unit Testing.
What are the top questions asked in KPMG India Consultant interview?

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How long is the KPMG India Consultant interview process?

The duration of KPMG India Consultant interview process can vary, but typically it takes about less than 2 weeks to complete.

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Interview Process at KPMG India Consultant

based on 13 interviews in last 1 year

4 Interview rounds

  • Resume Shortlist Round
  • Technical Round 1
  • Technical Round 2
  • HR Round
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Interview experience

Rating 4.3
Very Good

Difficulty level

Moderate 62%
Hard 38%

Duration

Less than 2 weeks 72%
2-4 weeks 14%
4-6 weeks 14%

People are getting interviews through

based on 41 KPMG India interviews
Referral
Job Portal
Campus Placement
Recruitment Consultant
Company Website
31%
24%
17%
7%
2%
19% candidates got the interview through other sources.
High Confidence
?
High Confidence means the data is based on a large number of responses received from the candidates.
KPMG India Consultant Salary
based on 8.9k salaries

Average annual salary

15.1 Lakhs
₹7 L/yr - ₹26.5 L/yr
11% more than the average Consultant Salary in India
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3.5

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 3.5

Skill development

 3.0

Work-Life balance

 3.3

Salary & Benefits

 3.8

Job Security

 3.3

Company culture

 3.2

Promotions/Appraisal

 3.1

Work Satisfaction

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