Apollo Global Management Mock Interview

To help you prepare for an Apollo Global Management job interview, here are 27 interview questions and answer examples.

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What software programs do you use in your current work and how adaptable would you say that you are in learning and using new programs?

"In my current role, I currently use a program called Zendesk that is an interactive customer support tool. When we started to use this tool a little over a year ago, I was very quick to learn and utilize all of the great functions of the program and have since become a trainer for new staff that join our team. As well, I'm very fluent in the entire Microsoft suite of products and would consider myself an expert on the Outlook, Excel and Word programs."

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27 Apollo Global Management Interview Questions & Answers

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  • 1. What software programs do you use in your current work and how adaptable would you say that you are in learning and using new programs?

  • 2. Our customers rely on our services outside of normal business hours. Are you able to work a flexible schedule if hired for this position?

  • 3. Here at Apollo Global Management, we are expecting someone with strong leadership skills to take this role. How would you describe your management style?

  • 4. One huge philosophy that we believe in at Apollo Global Management is professional development. How have you worked to develop yourself professionally throughout your career?

  • 5. What is your familiarity with debt-to-equity ratios and what would you consider a good debt-to-equity ratio?

  • 6. If you were having an interaction with a client here at Apollo Global Management and you weren't able to answer their question or solve their problem on your own, how would you handle that situation?

  • 7. Here at Apollo Global Management, we are often brought in to consult with clients on ensuring accounting accuracy in their practices. What tricks, tips and tools will you be able to bring to our clients to help them ensure accuracy?

  • 8. Apollo Global Management strives for client loyalty to keep us running strong into the future. What do you feel are the keys to retaining clients for the long haul?

  • 9. At Apollo Global Management, your job as a Risk Analyst would entail keeping a close eye on interest rates for our clients. How do you think interest rates will trend in the next year?

  • 10. List the top 3 skills that you have acquired in your last role.

  • 11. We want our advising team at Apollo Global Management to be happy and healthy. How do you manage the day to day stress of being a financial advisor?

  • 12. Think back over your career up to today and tell me about the most difficult day on the job you encountered. What made the day difficult and how did you handle that situation?

  • 13. At Apollo Global Management, we pride ourselves on providing the best overall customer experience. Talk about your customer service experience and explain why it will help our clients here.

  • 14. The day-to-day life at Apollo Global Management can be hectic and stressful at times. If hired for this role, how would you keep yourself motivated when working with stressed colleagues and pushy clients?

  • 15. At Apollo Global Management, we expect our accounting professionals to be adaptable to working with clients across many different businesses and industries. Why would you say that you have the ability to adapt your knowledge and skills across different i

  • 16. At Apollo Global Management, our clients look to us to help find new and creative ways to save tax dollars. Have you ever had a unique situation where you helped an organization save tax dollars through your work and insight?

  • 17. If you joined the team here at Apollo Global Management, how would you build relationships with those that you would be working closely with?

  • 18. As a consultant here at Apollo Global Management, you will have the opportunity to work with many accounting departments on tax filing for their business. When called upon, how would you go about verifying the accuracy of an accounting department?

  • 19. We pride ourselves on our interdepartmental teamwork here at Apollo Global Management. If hired for this role, what kind of team player could we expect you to be?

  • 20. Take a couple of minutes to sell this notepad to me.

  • 21. To help us understand your need for initial training and orientation in this role with Apollo Global Management, can you tell me what financial software you have familiarity working on?

  • 22. Accuracy is important to us at Apollo Global Management. Do you always double check or proofread your work?

  • 23. If hired to this role here at Apollo Global Management, what do you see as one initial hurdle you will have to overcome in your first weeks on the job?

  • 24. What types of compensation structures have you worked under in the past and do you have any expectations for this role with Apollo Global Management?

  • 25. How do you believe your coworkers would describe you?

  • 26. When have you shown a willingness to learn a new method or new approach to solving a problem?

  • 27. A key task in this role with Apollo Global Management is assessing an organization's weighted average cost of capital. Are you familiar with WACC calculations and when have you used them in the past if you are?