{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "Hey everyone. I’m currently a big 4 analyst with < 3 years of experience doing financial services roles from BSA to PM to tech analyst. I have an upcoming interview with a big bank for an associate product manager job and while I have a general idea of what the role entails, I have no idea how to prep. What do you guys recommend. Also my first interview since college so I’m very rusty", "post_id": "5ff93a3d65942b0022dd5651", "reply_count": 1, "vote_count": 4, "bowl_id": "5f3f2b66eae653002b1576de", "bowl_name": "Career Pivot" }

Hey everyone. I’m currently a big 4 analyst with < 3 years of experience doing financial services roles from BSA to PM to tech analyst. I have an upcoming interview with a big bank for an associate product manager job and while I have a general idea of what the role entails, I have no idea how to prep. What do you guys recommend. Also my first interview since college so I’m very rusty

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

Would also be interested to know how FAANG product managers view those coming from financial services.

Related Posts

L.E.K. Consulting fishes.. I applied in June for associate with our referral. Should I apply again or what’s the play?

like

In a predicament folks .. my new employer hired me into a full time role into the US but the immigration team has only done a TN for 10 months due to some administrative mistakes and now the paper work is done. I am working to see how i get this addressed as I cannot even sigh a lease for a 1 year place or lease a car if my status is under 1 year. I am confident they will renew me but it puts me in a jam. Any advice on this? Has anyone seen this?

like

Hi Fishes, can someone please draw some light on the maximum package being offered by KPMG Global Services for Consultant - FDD (Deal Advisory Practice). Qualification - Chartered Accountant Experience - 2Years (PQE) Current Role - Audit Senior at EY GDS Current CTC - 10.5L

like

What are some of the M&A Strategy & Operations Exit ops? Currently focusing mostly on post merger integration and premerger planning as well as synergy assessment. I-banking possible without MBA?

like

What are some of the questions to ask your future reporting manager? Position offered and this call is scheduled before joining. Any suggestions. Thanks

like

Great I had a panic attack during an interview. At least it was over the phone and I could fake a cough to give me time to recover. Wtf universe.

like

Can someone provide link for applying Canadian visitor visa. I am on H1b and need to travel for a weekend for a wedding. The process I found online required medical exam and so many other things. I heard earlier that getting a tourist visa is not that complex

like

Has anyone done the interview for an Account Strategist role at Google? Or is currently in the role? If so, I’d love to chat!

like

Genuine question as I wanted to know is it strange for someone to want to switch to advisory from tax. Would it be difficult for someone to transition from that position? I understand that they are too completely different work but similar fields. Also wanted to know what’s the day to day basis like for advisory during covid and in general

likehelpful

How difficult is it to be counseled out at Big 4 firms? Is it common or do you really have to mess up? Are any of the firms more cutthroat than the others?

likehelpful

I need opinions on this. Just started a new PM role (at an IPG agency) last month but I recently got hit up by a recruiter from another agency (WPP agency) for a pretty enticing PM role on a 360 AOR account. Further context: The PM role I'm in currently is my first PM role ever (I came from an entry level AE/Producer backgrund) I know jumping ship for the other PM role would look terrible but tell me why you would OR would not jump ship?

like

Which websites do you use for interview prep? I struggling to come up with compelling stories and thought that mock interviews may help with that

like

what is the best way to turn down a project? i just started at this company and know beggars can’t be choosers but this role is for staff aug and 100% not what i want to be doing

like

Company rushed me through interviews, asking that I do First, second and third rounds in 7 days. Then they go radio silent and take their time coming back with an offer... poor reason to turn it down?

like

How long does the interview process at Deloitte typically take? I had the first call two weeks ago, but no forward movement since then.

like

I am a fresher. Have 3 months experience. About to get terminated cuz i couldn't clear an assessment. Worked on a full stack application during my training. Shall I tell the interviewers of my upcoming interviews that i have been terminated? Also, does this training experience count as work experience and will it be an advantage for me during interview ?

likehelpful

I just got laid off from a strategy consulting boutique in the UK that primarily works with PE funds doing CDD/VDD. It goes without saying that the market is terrible. I suspect no strategy firms are hiring and it will need to be an in-house move or if I could stretch it PE/VC. What are people’s thoughts and does anyone have any advice?

like

Exit Ops for human capital M&A consulting?

like

I’ve been asked to do an accounting assessment for a role in FAAS at EY as a Senior. Anyone have any idea what sort of questions I should expect?

like

Exit opp as "Strategic Program Manager".. thoughts?

like

Additional Posts

L.E.K. Consulting fishes.. I applied in June for associate with our referral. Should I apply again or what’s the play?

like

Anyone come through LGA terminal B in the last few minutes? How long was the line/wait for a yellow cab?

like

Does anyone here have any experience doing dissability insurance on professional athletes?

like

Any H1b had a leased car and had to leave country due to Visa rejection or layoff? How did you manage the lease termination? Did you pay the remaining lease with penalty or did the dealer do any concessions?

likefunny

In a predicament folks .. my new employer hired me into a full time role into the US but the immigration team has only done a TN for 10 months due to some administrative mistakes and now the paper work is done. I am working to see how i get this addressed as I cannot even sigh a lease for a 1 year place or lease a car if my status is under 1 year. I am confident they will renew me but it puts me in a jam. Any advice on this? Has anyone seen this?

like

I️ heard that Indian citizens with US visas can now get a 14 day visa to the UAE. Is this on arrival or do we have to make any arrangements before hand? Where can we extend it? Thanks!

Hi Fishes, can someone please draw some light on the maximum package being offered by KPMG Global Services for Consultant - FDD (Deal Advisory Practice). Qualification - Chartered Accountant Experience - 2Years (PQE) Current Role - Audit Senior at EY GDS Current CTC - 10.5L

like

Between my wife and me our family has about $5M. Is that enough to retire in India?

likefunny

Considering a move to ZS as a tenured direct admit partner. What is the average salary for a Y2/3 Principal at ZSA? FWIW, coming from MBB

like

Can someone explain the salary components of IBM, what is fixed, what is variable and how much is take home? Considering the annual package as 18 lacs.

like

Netflix shouldn’t be considering in FAANG Should be Uber or Microsoft instead Change my mind 😉

like

So I made a job update (promotion) on my LinkedIn profile and made sure to also enable 'Share with Network' but why isn't my network being informed of the good news through notifications. Is there some sort of delay or bug going on with LinkedIn? HELP

like

Took PTO today - what should I watch on Netflix/Hulu/HBO??

likehelpful

Hey everyone, so my sister and her boyfriend have both gained about 60-70 pounds since COVID started. I’m getting very concerned for them and I’ve seen firsthand how they’re developed awful eating and drinking habits and they hardly ever exercise. I’m very concerned for them, but I have no idea how to talk about it with them and not make them angry or hurt. Any advice on how to have this difficult conversation?

like

Risk of getting fired as a new experienced hire in HC with solid 3 ratings and tons of impactful PRD, but on the bench for too long?

like

Flight options are 17k delta miles vs 16k ultimate rewards points. Which would you choose?

like

TFW you're dressed in civvies and encounter part of your new project team on the rental bus. #youneverknowwhoslistening #wakeupmonday speculating as to whom your new Partner is and their parentage..

like

For anyone buying for one - how much do you spend on groceries each week (on average)? Pls age and gender too

like

Has anyone used cellphone damage protection benefits for amex plat? Any challenges and tips that I should know ? What are some of the docs that they require to get reimbursement

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal