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Does turning down a Big 4 job offer, due to bad timing, hinder chances if I reapply there in a few years?

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It is actually Deloitte. Good to know and Thank you.

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I will be honest with you. Be careful. If you went through the entire interview process, got the offer, and rejected 🙅‍♂️ it, then HR might black list you meaning the next time you apply you will automatically get a rejection email 📧 message. Why do I say that? I know someone it happened it. How did she know? She knew a recruiter who told her she had been black listed.

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They always need good people and they are huge

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Not at all . Happens all the time

I referred a qualified and experienced candidate for a position. One of the requirements was relocation. After he got the offer, he then said he couldn’t relocate. So, he rejected 🙅‍♂️ the offer. I have referred him numerous times after that few months later. He has not gotten one interview. My guess is he might have been black listed. Recruiters wouldn’t tell you this information. So, just be careful. If you plan to reject the offer have a very good reason.

What is bad timing? People are reasonable but you went through the effort of asking for a position and led them to believe that the timing was good. If it is a simple timing thing then you can ask for additional time. If you found something better and you were leading them on then that can be a problem.

It may be a problem in the same team/group, and that too if the hiring manager is a vengeful pr1ck

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