L.E.K. Associate Application FAQ for Sydney, Australia
I've recently received several e-mails from candidates interested in the L.E.K. Sydney, Australia office and we are now accepting applications for our Graduate Recruitment Program for Associate opportunities for 2014 in this office. Below, I’ve addressed common questions from undergrad and grad students about applying for L.E.K.’s Associate program in Australia.
Q: When do applications for the Associate program in Australia close?
A: Our applications close on Tuesday 12 March 2013
Q: Where do I apply?
A: Apply online here.
Q: Who should I address my cover letter to?
A: Applications should be addressed to Natasha Mold, Recruiting & H.R. Manager, Sydney.
Q: What’s the interview process like (number of rounds, etc.)?
A: The interview process consists of two rounds. The first round consists of three interviews, normally with a Consultant, Manager and Partner. Each 30-minute interview is a mix of case, previous experience and fit questions. The case questions are used to gauge your quantitative, business logic and strategic acumen. If you are successful to the final round then you will have two 30-minute interviews with Senior Partners. These generally focus more on your experience and fit, but you could also receive a few case-related questions.
Q: Where do the interviews take place?
A: We will be holding first round interviews in Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland during the week commencing the 18 March 2013. Successful final round candidates will be flown to Sydney for final round events and interviews during the week commencing 25 March 2013.
Q: Do we accept applications from applicants needing a work permit?
A: We do accept applications and will sponsor applicants that require one to work in Australia.
If you have any other questions, feel free to e-mail me and let me know. Good luck!