FTI Consulting Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Aug 22, 2014
Updated Aug 22, 2014
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  1.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Seattle, WA (US)
    Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA (US)
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at FTI Consulting.

    Interview Details

    Duration :1- week
    Phone Screen; 1-1 with a group. 4 Rounds in total.

    Interview Questions
    • No difficult question asked, to the point and precise,. Questions based on one's experience only.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Applied through college website. Took about a month until I got a response. Interviewed with 2 Analysts. They were very nice and wanted to know more about me and my experience. They also had a Greeter in the waiting room which I had never seen done before. It seems that they really care about their employees and fit.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about _____ project and what you learned from it?   Answer Question
    No Offer
  3.  

    Healthcare Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at FTI Consulting in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    I applied through campus recruiting, and they asked for an interview. At the interview, the interviewer was extremely stiff and awkward. He asked me a bunch of typical questions -- walk me through your resume, what are you involved in, why did you choose your major, what are the biggest issues in healthcare, etc. The interviewer also seemed flustered when I asked a question he didn't seem to know the answer to. Overall, very odd experience.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Senior Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Atlanta, GA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA (US)
    Application Details

    I interviewed through other source. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at FTI Consulting.

    Interview Details

    Interview process was very unstructured when i was first hired by FTI and i believe the process has become much more formal. Unable to give much detail related to the overall process.

    Interview Questions
    • Again, this was 7-8 years ago and I really do not recall any interview questions.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Attempted to negotiate, but company was unwilling to compromise.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  6.  

    Economic and Financial Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at FTI Consulting in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    After submitting the initial application, I was invited to do an online numerical test. The test was not too hard and I was invited for an assessment day. The assessment day consisted of numerical test without a calculator. The numerical test was quite different as it had a few statistics and algebra related questions. After that there was a verbal reasoning test which was followed by a group exercise that included a case study of evaluating lottery operators. There was also a reading comprehension where you are required to summarise a text that they provide.

    Interview Questions
    • The text provided in the reading comprehension was quite hard to summarise effectively.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  7.  

    Litigation Consulting Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Seattle, WA (US)
    Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA (US)
    Application Details

    I interviewed online - interviewed at FTI Consulting.

    Interview Details

    One on-campus interview that was 30 minutes, super easy random behavioral questions. Asked things like "talk about a time you worked with someone difficult". Then did a three hour interview at their office- meeting three main people and then went to lunch with one of them and a recent hire. The interview was completely behavioral and asked about what technical capabilities I have. The lunch was really awkward and they didn't ask me any interview type questions, were just very social.

    Interview Questions
    • Asked very specific questions about how much research you've done in the field of consulting and why this position is the one you want out of all the firms   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Economic and Financial Consulting Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I interviewed online - interviewed at FTI Consulting.

    Interview Details

    applied online, first round numerical and verbal test, then group work. second round two interviews, a written case then interview about that.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
  9.  

    Economics and Financial Consulting Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Numerical test without a calculator and a GRE style verbal test - verbal test was straight forward but most candidates had trouble finishing the numerical test in time.
    Group case study where you need to discuss with two or three other candidates in the team, and a 5 minute presentation in the end.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Graduate Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at FTI Consulting in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    Assessment center: numerical, verbal and written test and group exercise.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Difficult Interview
  11.  

    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at FTI Consulting in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    Cv and covering letter application followed by an online maths test which wasn't too hard. Then invited to an assessment day with a very difficult non calculator maths test, verbal reasoning test and writing test along with a group task.

    Final stage is 3 1 to 1 interviews and an excel case study assessing the loss to a business from the breach of contract by another. Interviews were 1 CV, 1 based on the case study and 1 with a Senior MD where they can cover anything they like.

    Interview Questions
    • Maths test is very hard, prepare with GMAT style questions   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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Pros: “Excellent work-life balance in the unit I working. Work truly based on delivery and not simply showing up at the office (from what I heard, though this was not true of all offices). Good…” Full Review

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