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How long does it take to get hired from start to finish? What are the steps along the way?

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It was a fairly long process from applying to day 1 of training - about 2 months. I was contacted by the recruiter within a week, had my phone interview within a couple days, but then had to wait for 2 weeks for my in-person interview. I did hear back within a week of the interview with a job offer, but had to wait another month for training to start. It was a new program at EY though, so they were waiting to accommodate a whole training class.

Answered - Executive Assistant (Current Employee) - Louisville, KY

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I applied in January and was contacted by HR in May. The interview process took about a month but then they came back and said they didn't have approval to hire. I was then contacted two months later with an offer. If the hiring process goes through HR it can take a long time. If management bypasses the internal hiring process through taking referrals then the process is much quicker.

Answered - Manager (Former Employee) - Vancouver, BC

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It was a very long process. Took 4 months and very irritating.

Answered - Manager (Current Employee) - Los Angeles, CA

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They are very thorough, so it varies.

Answered - ADVANCED EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT (Contracted Position) (Former Employee) - Chicago, IL

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60 days - 5 interviews about a week a part

Answered - SR Business Data Analyst (Former Employee) - Dallas, TX

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6 weeks. You take online tests. Then you have a phone interviews. The process ends with a final round interview.

Answered - Associate-Advisory (Former Employee) - United kingdom

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The hiring takes a month with 3 interviews at different levels.

Written knowledge test for eligibility of the candidate.
HR interview
Manager Interview
CEO interview

Answered - External Auditor (Former Employee) - Velāyat-e Kābol

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Normal process of hiring - series of interviews (back in the 90's)
In the location, testing was required as well
4-6 weeks

Answered - Audit Manager (Former Employee) - Philippines

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Not long -- maybe two weeks. I'm sure this process has changed since I was last there.

Answered - SR. Mgr - Dallas then National (Former Employee) - Cleveland, OH

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I was hired within two months

Answered - Analyst (Current Employee) - Blantyre, Malawi

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