Accounting being a difficult field to study and work has numerous jobs available in the market, but it depends on your skills if you qualify for that interview or not.
Here are some tips which if you follow will definitely help you to do better in an accounting interview:
- Go through the basics:
To get top grades in college does not guarantee success in the interview. So before you go to the interview, make sure you go through the basics.
- Proper research regarding job profile:
When you don’t get a good job, you go for any job and this affects your CV. Just don’t get into a wrong job for the sake of earning money or simply doing the job.
To start your career, you should select your sector in the starting itself and it is better to wait for the right job than indulging into any kind of job.
Motivation is one of the factors to be considered while you prepare for an interview. Do see some videos to motivate yourself and don’t take much stress.
Accounting work includes system work where Excel plays a major role. Make sure you know the formulas and also know the shortcuts of excel.
Many of the people get rejected in the first round because of bad communication skills, so make sure you have good communication skills. Prefer to speak in Hindi instead of using wrong grammar and pronunciation. Else to learn English, you can also watch youtube videos.
- Good research:
Wherever you are going for the interview, make sure you know about the company and the profile properly; you should be prepared on your part. You can either refer the company’s brochure, website or Wikipedia.
- The first Impression does make a difference:
Remember the first impression makes a big difference. So when you meet your interviewers, greet all with a smile or a handshake.
- Reach on time:
Never get late for an Interview, as it leaves a bad impression. Sometimes being late also shows about the non-seriousness towards the job.
- Ask for clarification:
In case, you don’t under the question asked by the management, make sure you request for clarification. It is better to ask for clarification rather than giving wrong answers.
Be honest and don’t write in CV about which you don’t know. If asked the same question, it may affect your impression. If they ask you something and you don’t know the answer, be honest and say you don’t know about that.
- Know about your Resume:
Know in and out about your resume. Whatever you write in the resume, you should know about that and you should be confident about that. Your interview totally depends on your CV and form which you fill. So whatever you write in the form and CV will decide about your result of interview. So make sure you write about each aspect carefully.