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Genworth Financial Interview Questions

Updated 10 Apr 2015
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    Senior Finance Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a dayinterviewed at Genworth Financial (London, England) in March 2009.

    Interview

    Phone interview with HR and Finance manager.
    Followed by an interview with HR and CFO

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Yes, I was indifferent to whether I took job so dictated terms I would accept.

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    Operations Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Richmond, VA (US)
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6 weeksinterviewed at Genworth Financial (Richmond, VA (US)).

    Interview

    Applied online. I was contacted the following week for a phone interview with HR, followed by a phone interview with the hiring manager, and then an onsite interview. Both phone interviews were about half an hour, and the onsite interview consisted of four consecutive interviews with various people over the course of three hours. Entire process took about a month and a half.

    Interview Questions

    • Mostly behavioral questions, with a handful of basic problem solving questions during the onsite interview.   Answer Question
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    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Genworth Financial.

    Interview

    Applied on line and contacted by recruiter. Interview process took 4 weeks. Contacted by hiring manager directly for in person interview with team. The job title was upgraded to Director prior to face to face interview. Interviewed by team and business units and HR. Plenty of time for me to ask questions. The Director role was described as the manager role but needed to put it up due to my extensive experience.

    Interview Questions

    • How would you.....(engage stakeholders, develop content, measure results) Hypothetical questions and some behavioral questions on set script.   1 Answer
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    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 6 weeksinterviewed at Genworth Financial.

    Interview

    Had 5 rounds of interviews. Phone screen with the recruiting manager, phone interview w/ hiring manager, phone interview w/ director, back-to-back in-person interview w/ 6 different people I'd be working with. Met with directors, developers, project managers, and business users. Very professional and highly skilled individuals. Interview process was seamless, with excellent communication from internal recruiter. Very professional organization with talented individuals & leaders. Entire process took a bit longer than expected, but probably due to holiday season.

    Interview Questions

    Reasons for Declining

    Better offer elsewhere, commute was a bit far

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    Inside Account Executive Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    First call with recruiter; second call sales manager over the telephone. No difficult questions; very down to earth. Job offered over the phone. Process took only 2 weeks. From this point on HR took over and were very easy to deal with. A very good company; currently doing business as Liberty Home Equity Solutions.

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    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Genworth Financial.

    Interview

    Hiring and Interviewing Process was fairly quick. I had an initial interview and then a follow up the next week. Heard back within a month from the Director and they were very cordial in their responses.

    Interview Questions

    • A lot of behavioral questions: ie how would you respond in this or that situation? how do you work well with others?   Answer Question
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    Financial Development Program Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Richmond, VA (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Genworth Financial (Richmond, VA (US)).

    Interview

    Received a first round interview on my college campus after talking with the recruiters at my universities job fair.
     First round interview was basic behavioral questions and a walk through of my resume.

    Second interview was a phone interview. I was asked more behavior question like, tell me about a time when you worked in a group. They also asked me to state which of the three financial statements did I think was most important and why.

    The third round interview was at the Genworth Campus. I had two interviews. Both had some technical questions. I was asked to walk the through a time value money problem and some other basic questions about the value of a dollar today vs. tomorrow. I was also asked about what I knew about Genworth. I was also ask about what I knew about current events and how that may affect Genworth's business.

    Interview Questions

    • Why would someone want to invest in bonds to raise capital oppose to other sources?   Answer Question
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    Senior Finance Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Richmond, VA (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Genworth Financial (Richmond, VA (US)) in April 2014.

    Interview

    Email from HR, several questions regarding salary expectations, experience, etc.
    Telephone interview with HR, 30 minutes. Friendly talking, typical behavioral questions, i.e., introducing yourself, why switch jobs.
    Panel interviews with six people, one HR director, two department leaders, one department director, the controller, and the hiring manager.
    Follow up telephone interview with hiring manager again. More detailed questions and emphasis about job specifics.

    Interview Questions

    • No difficult questions. Very professional. Be prepared for behavioral as well as professional questions.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    Have not received the official offer from the company. Recruiter provided the company's hiring decision.

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Richmond, VA (US)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 weeksinterviewed at Genworth Financial (Richmond, VA (US)).

    Interview

    Applied online. In a week or so, was contacted by the college recruiter to set up a phone interview. Had the phone interview and heard back in two weeks for second-round interviews. Had the second-round interview and should be hearing back from them in a week or so on the final decision.

    Interview Questions

    • Basic questions were asked about why I wanted the position and why Genworth. Questions about my experience, leadership, communication, and project management skills.   Answer Question
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    No Offer

    Interview

    Got a phone interview after application online

    Interview Questions

    • Most behavior questions, e.g why Genworth? What's your favorite class? Describe your programming skills(have you used marco in SAS).   Answer Question

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