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Accounting Mock Interview

To help you prepare for your Accounting interview, here are 30 interview questions and answer examples.

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Question 1 of 30

Give me an example of your least favorite Accounting task.

How to Answer

This is a variation of the old 'what are your weaknesses' question. The problem is that it asks for an example, so turning this into a positive 'I'm too detail-oriented' type of thing won't work. You have to be honest. You can't say that your ethics get in the way without them asking what would challenge them. Being honest with your interviewer is the best policy. I'd advise not saying that your least favorite task is what you're applying for. Saying you hate Auditing but you're applying for an auditing role would be a mistake.

Try to pick something that has nothing to do with what you're applying for.

Written by Samantha Hamilton on January 8th, 2021

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List of 30 Accounting Interview Questions & Answers

  • 1.

    Give me an example of your least favorite Accounting task.

      How to Answer

      This is a variation of the old 'what are your weaknesses' question. The problem is that it asks for an example, so turning this into a positive 'I'm too detail-oriented' type of thing won't work. You have to be honest. You can't say that your ethics get in the way without them asking what would challenge them. Being honest with your interviewer is the best policy. I'd advise not saying that your least favorite task is what you're applying for. Saying you hate Auditing but you're applying for an auditing role would be a mistake.

      Try to pick something that has nothing to do with what you're applying for.

      Written by Samantha Hamilton on January 8th, 2021

      1st Answer Example

      "I really dislike taxes, which is why I'm applying for an auditing role. I'd never want to miss something due to my dislike of a task. With the various aspects of Accounting, it should be easy enough for me to avoid something I dislike."

      Written by Samantha Hamilton on January 8th, 2021

      Entry Level

      "I wouldn't say I dislike any portion, but in school I did struggle with the simulation for month end close. It's something I know I could do well if I get training and have someone to answer my questions, but I didn't have a long session with it so I'm uncomfortable to say the least."

      Written by Samantha Hamilton on January 8th, 2021

      Experience

      "I really don't like the stock market. I wouldn't be a financial adviser for all the money in the world. I wouldn't want to be responsible for people losing their life savings because I picked the wrong stock or bond. It's too much pressure and like gambling, which just isn't worth it for me."

      Written by Samantha Hamilton on January 8th, 2021

      Community Answer

      "I think it will have to be stock-taking, particularly where there is a huge warehouse with hundreds of lines of items. I can do the paperwork after all the numbers are in, but I find the counting process tedious and cumbersome."

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      Chad Wilson

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      Great! Your answer is relatable, as there is a likelihood that anyone who has had to take stock in a huge warehouse would agree with you that it is tedious and cumbersome.

  • 2.

    How do you ensure that you don't forget details and ensure accuracy when you prepare monthly journal entries a, record transactions, etc.?

      How to Answer

      This is an attention to detail question that demonstrates the person's organizational system. If you're disorganized, I suggest you find a system that works for you. As an Accountant, you can't be disorganized because no will hire someone who can't organize their lives, let alone their work schedules.

      If you're fresh out of college, this is a great time to visit Pinterest or Google and research how to stay organized.

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      1st Answer Example

      "I live and die by my planner. I carry it everywhere with me and it has everything that I need to do both short and long term. I'm organized and the type of person who's always fifteen minutes early, otherwise I feel like I'm an hour late. It makes my skin crawl to be late for an appointment or forget an important detail."

      Written by Samantha Hamilton on January 8th, 2021

      Entry Level

      "I've always been really organized with my school projects. I pride myself on getting things done early so I don't have to stress the way I saw so many of my friends did when they procrastinated. It also gives me the opportunity to review the data and make sure I don't miss anything regarding the project I'm working on."

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      Experienced

      "I've learned over the years that setting reminders and having a step process for every function or project is important. It's easy to miss a step when projects become very detailed and involve functions and tables along the way. If you miss one step, you have to start over, so having a step process typed up and double checking it as you go through the process helps a lot."

      Written by Samantha Hamilton on January 8th, 2021

      Community Answer

      "During my time at a global airport services and cargo-handling firm, I led the month-end reporting process and Financial Reporting Manager. I set up a month-end process that outlined all the tasks all the members of my team needed to complete and saved it as a shared file that we could all access and update.

      Each month-end task was recorded with the name of the employee completing it and the date it was required. If for any reason that task could not be completed, I asked to be notified at the earliest opportunity, so I could adjust my plans. In some instances, delays in getting information from another department meant we had to swap tasks around and complete some tasks before I had initially scheduled them.



      Staff time-off or holidays also meant that tasks were swapped around team-members when required.



      By putting a. list together and constantly reviewing that list to ensure all tasks are completed, I was able to produce complete financial statements with every month-end reporting pack.



      Even now, the first thing I do when I switch on my computer in the morning is plan out my day. Making sure, I know what I am doing all the time. Additionally, in my practice I use a software called Accountancy Manager, because we have entered all the important details and key dates about every client, it tells us about upcoming deadlines and helps us prioritise our work daily."

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      It is evident from the example you provide that you are able to develop organizational systems for yourself and your team to ensure all tasks are completed. Good job! To strengthen this response, I suggest leading with the tools and software you currently use to keep your work organized and ensure no details are missed. I have offered a revision below:

      ""The first thing I do when I switch on my computer in the morning is plan out my day, making sure I know what I am doing all the time. Additionally, in my practice, I use a software called Accountancy Manager to stay organized and ensure accuracy. All important details and key dates are entered for each and every client, and the software informs staff about upcoming deadlines and helps us prioritize our work daily. In my previous role as the Financial Reporting Manager with global airport services and cargo-handling firm, I led the month-end reporting process. I set up a month-end process that outlined all the tasks the members of my team needed to complete and saved it as a shared file that we could all access and update. Each month-end task was recorded with the name of the employee completing it and the date it was required. If for any reason that task could not be completed, I asked to be notified at the earliest opportunity so I could adjust my plans. In some instances, delays in getting information from another department meant we had to swap tasks around and complete some tasks before I had initially scheduled them. Staff time-off or holidays also meant that tasks were swapped around among team members when required. By putting a list together and constantly reviewing it to ensure all tasks are completed, I was able to produce complete accurate financial statements with every month-end reporting pack."

  • 3.

    Describe one of the biggest mistake you've made on the job.

      How to Answer

      If you don't have a professional example to share, a relevant experience from college might work. Regardless of which example you pick, don't exaggerate or over-dramatize. Your interviewer will notice and might decide that you're being less than honest.

      Also, if you've committed any major mistakes, I wouldn't advertise them. I'd pick a significant mistake that had a relatively simple solution. Choose an example quickly so it doesn't look like you're trying to pick a less serious mistake, which might leave a bad impression.

      Written by Samantha Hamilton on January 8th, 2021

      1st Answer Example

      "When I was still learning my position at a company, I was told to run an Audit on the user access of one system. I didn't know they had a standard operating procedure for how this was done and I made the mistake of thinking I could reinvent the wheel. I was cocky. So I created a template and emailed it. Later, I was told they had an internal system they used for only this purpose and what took me eight hours should have taken only thirty minutes. I learned from that point always to ask before trying to reinvent something."

      Written by Samantha Hamilton on January 8th, 2021

      Entry Level

      "During my very first job, I was hired only to handle payroll and had two weeks of training before the person left the company. I had no backup and no one to ask for help. The week I was processing payroll, the Accounting Manager, who was my boss, noticed I wasn't comfortable with my work but never once offered to help me, even though I asked everyone for help. It was extremely frustrating and I thought about leaving, but didn't want to quit something that I hadn't finished. While I finally managed to complete payroll, I couldn't transmit direct deposit and all 600 employees received manual checks. They had to be printed because I didn't complete payroll until late Thursday evening, and the direct deposit information had to be sent to the bank by Wednesday at noon. I didn't make the cut off time, but I successfully completed payroll. There were mistakes on the paychecks, but the employees were very patient with me. At the end of the week, my Accounting Manager called me in and said I did a nice job. She informed me that she didn't offer to help me because she wanted to see how I handled the situation and the pressure. She congratulated me and told me to keep up the good work."

      Written by Samantha Hamilton on January 8th, 2021

      Experience

      "My biggest mistake could have ended my career. I was working as a Plant Controller in a new accounting system that I'd inherited, and the valuation of the inventory was mis-stated and miscalculated on the balance sheet. The inventory should have a valuation with a unit of measure of 1000 per pound, but it was valued at 100 per pound. It took me two months to discover this process, and it cost the plant $230,000, which was a hit to the bottom line and off the net income of the plant. The Plant Manager said it wasn't my fault since I was new and trying to learn the system. It was my first job as a plant controller, and the manager felt the planner who placed the order for the roll stock and viewed the internal and external price transfers, should have caught the error. I was looking at a daily report of all the roll stock and value and didn't catch it. After the error, the Plant Manager and I came up with a checks and balance system between the Planner and Accounting Department to review a daily specialized report to ensure this didn't happen again. "

      Written by Samantha Hamilton on January 8th, 2021

      Community Answer

      "There was a time I almost missed the deadline of quarterly WHT filing. At the beginning of the week, I remembered that I had to complete that work within the week. But, for the next few days, I was overwhelmed with another project, so I forgot until my manager remind me of the due date. From then on, I learnt how to manage my time. First of all, I set up notifications in Outlook which pop up a few days before a deadline. That allows me to prioritize my work. Secondly, I built a habit of checking my schedule one week ahead to well prepare for things."

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      This situation would have been an awakening, indeed! What action did you take to meet this deadline, in the end? I changed some of the wording for you ('overwhelmed' to 'immersed' to avoid the image that you cannot handle your workload). Feel free to add in additional details and make it your own :)

      "There was a time I almost missed the deadline for quarterly WHT filings. At the beginning of the week, I remembered that I had to complete that task within the week. But over the following days, I was immersed in another project, and the filing slipped my mind until my manager reminded me of the due date. What I did to correct the situation was...(discuss the action that you took). From then on, I learned how to manage my time better. First of all, I set up notifications in Outlook to pop up a few days before every deadline. These notifications allow me to prioritize my work. Secondly, I built a habit of checking my schedule one week ahead to well prepare for things."

  • 4.

    Describe a time when you had to use numerical data or a graph to convince a manager.

      How to Answer

      Discuss how data, a chart, or a graph helped you make your case, and how the outcome worked in the organization's favor. If you don't have any working experience, then describe an class assignment.

      It's important to create visuals because sometimes simply showing numbers on a screen doesn't work for some people. Having a visual is a helpful way to get you point across.

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  • 5.

    Describe to me a time when you faced an ethical dilemma regarding your work.

      How to Answer

      This is one of the most important answers you'll ever give to an employer. Being trustworthy with someone's money is what makes or breaks an Accountant's career. That's why most states now have an Ethics test you must pass in to obtain a CPA. You always have to be discreet and ethical. That means if your company is doing something illegal you must stop it or at least try to.

      If you have a coworker or someone doing something illegal or that could hurt the company, you're ethically obligated to do something about it. Nowadays, people think of it as ratting or being a whistleblower, but imagine if it was your money they were stealing. Wouldn't you want someone to tell you? Corporations are not faceless. They employ millions of people who are affected by theft and embezzlement. All major accounting scandals have cost thousands of people their jobs, life savings, and livelihoods, so it's not okay to ignore an issue simply because it doesn't directly impact you.

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  • 6.

    Give an example of when you have seen or corrected the Trail Balance from being out of balance?

      How to Answer

      After posting all transactions from an accounting period, the trial balance is checked to verify that the total of all accounts with debit balances equals the total of all accounts with credit balances. The trial balance lists every open general ledger account by account number and provides separate debit and credit columns for entering account balances. An accurate Trial Balance means that debits and credits are in balance.

      If you have experience with out of balance books, this is a good time to demonstrate that knowledge. Be honest about the process you used to correct it, and ensure that you don't reveal any sensitive information. Generally, when you're talking about the financials of a previous company, you don' need to provide the company's name. Remember, everyone is a potential investor of your previous company, so you don't want to information leaked and the company stock falling because of a comment you made in the interview.

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  • 7.

    What ERP systems and accounting softwares have you used?

      How to Answer

      Simply list the ERP systems and any financial tools you' have used. A list of common Financial ERP systems are: QuickBooks, Quicken, Peachtree, SAP, Infor, Visual, Xero, Microsoft Dynamics, Sage, Oracle JD Edwards, Epicor, Yardi, etc. Don't forget to mention your Excel skills, Google Spreadsheets, and being familiar with CSV files and uploading into different systems.

      If you have no experience with any of these platforms than the suggestion would be to download free versions online and practice on a few by creating journal entries and chart of accounts. Then you can answer this question in the hypothetical rather than having no experience.

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  • 8.

    Give an example of an exciting project you worked on in Accounting.

      How to Answer

      This is a subjective question. It can be for any level of experience and can have a wide variety of answers. Always remember to be honest and respect any NDA's you've signed. The Accounting world is a confidential, which must be respected. Any interviewer that would pressure you to reveal confidential information should examine their own ethics. You have no loyalty to an interviewer but you do to your former employer who trusted you with that information.

      Projects to discuss can be from school or from a project you previously worked on. It's easy to review the broad scope of a project without revealing anything that could violate an NDA.

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  • 9.

    What responsibilities do you have during month-end?

      How to Answer

      Explain your month-end experience and elaborate on all responsibilities, especially if there's a complex journal entry. The point of this question is to ensure that your responsibility is more than typing in debit and credit into the system and that you have additional responsibilities and understand the GL impact.

      Some companies don't have month-end close, or it's quarterly, or they only have end year prepared by a CPA firm. If this is the case, explain your role in preparing and maintaining many accounts and reconciliations.

      If you're recently out of school and new in the field, use an example from a class or project.

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  • 10.

    How do you calculate DSO (Days Outstanding)?

      How to Answer

      For this question, the interviewer is looking for the interviewee to be familiar with DSO or Days Outstanding. If you don't know what the acronym stands, for then don't be afraid to ask the interviewee.

      DSO or Days Outstanding and is a measure of the average number of days it takes a company to collect payment after a sale has been made. This is a very important metric in Accounts Receivable.
      DSO = Total Accounts Receivable/Total Sales x Number of Days.

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  • 11.

    Give an example of something you'd put on a sub-ledger that wouldn't be included on the General Ledger.

      How to Answer

      Sub-ledger is the subset of General ledger in accounting terms. The relation between sub-ledger to the general ledger is many to one. There can be multiple sub-ledger accounts linked to the same general ledger account. Posting from sub-ledger to general ledger is a process in which entries from the general journal are periodically transferred to ledger accounts (also known as T-accounts).

      This is the second step of the accounting cycle because business transactions are first recorded in the sub-ledger, and then they're posted to respective ledger accounts in the general ledger. The type of accounts found on the sub-ledger would be Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, and Fixed Assets. These are then rolled up in summary form to the general ledger.

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  • 12.

    When looking at the COGS on the P&L statement, what are some examples of variable costs?

      How to Answer

      COGS is Cost of Goods Sold and the P&L is the Profit and Loss statement. It's important to know the acronyms as well as what's on the documents they indicate.

      Variable costs are expenses incurred based on the production volume. Examples of common variable costs include raw materials, packaging, and labor directly involved in a company's manufacturing process.

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  • 13.

    In what instance would you use LIFO compared to FIFO?

      How to Answer

      This is an inventory-based question. LIFO, or Last In First Out compared to FIFO, First In First Out.

      If you have personal experience, always draw on that for an answer. If you don't have personal experience, then provide an analogy that would help explain not only the difference, but the importance. Understanding various industry inventory methods is important for this. A food service business will always want to use FIFO, whereas a manufacturing company that doesn't have products that expire will use whatever is most convenient. The Accounting method changes based on the inventory method. While not a lot of companies use LIFO due to the government's indecision on whether to accept it and the additional documentation it requires, the tax implications are less compared to FIFO.

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  • 14.

    What financial planning have you handled in the past?

      How to Answer

      Financial planning has to do with the stock market. This could be for a financial analyst position or financial planning position. This means looking at someone's finances, finding out how much they can and will invest, and where they should invest it. It requires an analysis of their age, financial status, and the length of time they want to invest.

      This can be used for anything from saving for retirement to someone wanting to make big market money moves with a day trader.

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    A start up company needs help understanding GAAP. How would you explain why GAAP is important?

      How to Answer

      GAAP stands for Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, and it's the framework for accounting standards. If you're new to your accounting career, you could talk about how you studied GAAP rules in college. If you're an experienced accountant, talk about how you've applied GAAP in your work.

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  • 16.

    What is your knowledge and experience using QuickBooks?

      How to Answer

      The interviewer is asking how many years of QuickBooks experience you have. If you have none, then be honest. Perhaps you've used other accounting systems similar to QuickBooks. If you have no Quickbooks experience but have used other platforms like Waze or Sage, discuss how beneficial those platforms have been in your experience.

      There are hundreds of Quickbooks tutorials on Youtube, and you can even download a beta version from the Quickbooks website and run through scenarios. Quickbooks is a widely-used product, so it's best to learn it to some capacity.

      You'll note on the experienced response I've included a question to the interviewer. The greater your experience, the bigger the company you'll likely interview with, and sometimes during an interview you should challenge the company on their growth.

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  • 17.

    Give me an example of why you chose this career field.

      How to Answer

      This answer is a personal one. We can only advise you to be honest about why you decided to join the field of Accounting. Don't embellish or exaggerate because most people can tell when someone is lying or exaggerating. Try to keep it simple and if possible, not a long-winded story about your life.

      This is time for the interviewer to get to know you a little better and a good place to set boundaries if you have them.

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  • 18.

    Do you plan on attaining your CPA?

      How to Answer

      This question is pretty standard. If you haven't considered going for your CPA, you should know the requirements. Look into the state requirements where you live in or where you intend to move. Different states have different types of regulations and qualifications.

      Knowing whether or not you're going to try for your CPA is an important step in the career of an Accountant. This may be a good time to counter question the interviewer as well.

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  • 19.

    Give me an example of how your strengths help you in Accounting.

      How to Answer

      This is a subjective question and one that will be asked (maybe in a different way), but this is the strength vs. weakness question. I'd focus on about 2-4 strengths and give an example. Common list of strengths to choose from are:

      1) Organizational and planning skills.
      2) Perseverance.
      3) Persuasive ability.
      4) Communication skills.
      5) Leadership ability.
      6) Stress tolerance.
      7) Ability to learn and apply new information and skills.
      8) Flexibility.
      9) Trustworthiness.
      10) Detailed oriented.
      11) Reliable.
      12) Unwavering.
      13) Ethical.

      Always try to give an example of how you've used your strengths to improve your performance or your company in some way.

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  • 20.

    What courses were your favorite in college while preparing to be an accountant?

      How to Answer

      Be honest. If you didn't have a favorite then pick the class you did the best in. If college was 15 years ago, then talk about some of your most important learning experiences with the updated laws and regulations that have been enacted.

      You don't want to sound like your bragging, but you do want to brag a little. This is a good time to casually mention the grade you got in that class or the way you were able to implement what you learned into your work.

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  • 21.

    Give an example of a time when you caught an invoice error before it was paid out.

      How to Answer

      This is a question that also tests honesty because if you have never encountered this issue, you shouldn't make something up. That doesn't mean that you won't have an answer. Have you ever personally been billed for something you didn't buy? Has a waiter ever charged you for something you didn't order? It's all about checking the work before the debt is paid.

      If you have experience with this, relay that story and let them know exactly how you handled the situation.

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  • 22.

    Tell me about the financial forecasting you've been responsible for.

      How to Answer

      To answer this question, you have to understand what forecasting is. It's not just making a budget for yourself. You can make a budget for yourself at the pay rate you have right now for the next year. Do you take into account if you're going to get a raise? Do you project how much of a raise? Probably not. Forecasting takes into account the busy seasons and basically alters the budget for the year by the time of the year before it ever happens.

      If you have no experience forecasting, then explain how you'd handle forecasting by demonstrating your knowledge of it.

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  • 23.

    Discuss your experience in the financial analysis of your previous company's projects.

      How to Answer

      You can answer this at any career level. If you're just getting out of school, then discuss a project where you did some type of financial analysis. If you have more work experience, discuss the broad scope of the analysis you did. Always be aware of your ethics and any NDA's you may have signed.

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  • 24.

    Give an example of when internal controls needed to be changed or updated and how you handled the change.

      How to Answer

      This is a SOX related question. SOX compliance is critical for publicly traded companies because controls are constantly evolving as the company grows and change.

      If you have no experience with this, be honest and use your ability to learn quickly and adapt well to change. Mention how compliance changed drastically after ENRON and WorldCom.

      If you have experience, then describe the exact change that occurred unless you're prohibited from revealing details due to an NDA agreement.

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  • 25.

    Give me an example of a challenging tax situation that you have encountered.

      How to Answer

      This question can be posed to anyone of any experience level. This is assuming at some point you have had a job and had to do your own taxes. Discussing personal taxes can be tricky because you don't want to show that you're avoiding tax because of your knowledge, but you want to demonstrate your knowledge.

      If you have corporate tax experience, rely on that to explain your knowledge.

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  • 26.

    How do you stay updated on all the accounting rules and techniques?

      How to Answer

      This is a very good question for anyone just graduating from school, as you'll be updated on accounting principles, rules, any changes, and techniques.

      Experienced professionals will need to demonstrate how they stay updated. This question seeks to learn from the interviewee if they're continuing to improve their knowledge in their field of work.

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  • 27.

    What cost-cutting initiatives have you been part of?

      How to Answer

      This is a very straightforward answer that can be successfully answered by anyone who has had any job in any field. Draw on personal experience of cutting costs whether it was at the fast food place where you worked during high school or cutting costs in your own budget to ensure timely bill payments.

      If you have accounting experience with cutting costs, this is the perfect place to demonstrate that knowledge.

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  • 28.

    Tell me about a time you updated or revised an Accounting process.

      How to Answer

      This is a question that if you have no experience cannot be fabricated or guessed. You have to be honest with your experience, otherwise you're being unethical. Ethics is an important role for any Accountant and demonstrating this in your interview is important.

      If you have experience revising or updating a process or control, this is where you explain your experience, keeping in mind any NDA agreements you've signed. Once again, this points to ethics.

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    Give me an example of how SOX compliance has affected your career.

      How to Answer

      SOX, or the Sarbanes Oxely-Act, was enacted after the ENRON scandal in which a company lied on their financial statements and stole money from customers, the public, and their employees. Hundreds of people lost their jobs, a few committed suicide, and their highest executives were sent to prison. Due to this scandal along with a few others, the Accounting industry was turned upside down as new standards and laws were established. Auditing has become common practice for all publicly traded companies.

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    Give me examples of the accounting reports you've prepared.

      How to Answer

      The interviewer would like you to demonstrate your experience in maintaining accounting principles, practices, and procedures. As an accountant, it's critical that you ensure accurate and timely financial statements and reporting. Discuss the ability to meet tight deadlines and undertake a multitude of accounting activities.

      Many entry level individuals will not have experience in preparing accounting reports. If you're new to your career, don't worry about this. Discuss what you learned in school instead. Discuss a project you enjoyed, such as creating the chart of accounts or a hypothetical month end project you may have worked on.

      Written by Samantha Hamilton on January 8th, 2021

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