FTI Consulting

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FTI Consulting Reviews

Updated January 26, 2015
Updated January 26, 2015
214 Reviews
3.3
214 Reviews
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FTI Consulting President & CEO Steven H. Gunby
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Better pay than the Big 4, good work-life balance, opportunities for career progression (in 14 reviews)

  • You learn a lot from an incredibly talented group of people (wish they did a better job of making them want to stay) (in 6 reviews)


Cons
  • Little professional development beyond informal day-to-day management; little work-life balance (in 25 reviews)

  • long hours and work load distribution among different teams is unacceptable to some (in 12 reviews)

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  1.  

    So Great

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Consultant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Consultant in New York, NY

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Fun challenging interesting work environment with great perks travel and coworkers. I really enjoy working here.

    Cons

    I really can't think of any cons. Everything is fantastic. FTI is a challenging and fun environment. I plan to continue working here for a long time.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the great work.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Managing Director
    Current Employee - Managing Director

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Exciting and interesting work, dynamic environment, very intelligent colleagues, I learn something new everyday

    Cons

    travel, long hours including weekends, and tight deadlines. Internal support structure needs improvement (HR, AP, etc...)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up what you're doing right and look internally to adopt the best practices that are positioned to clients

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Excellent Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Director of Business Development in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Director of Business Development in New York, NY

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    This is an excellent company to work for. The tasks are challenging, the people are terrific, and compensation is outstanding. Plus the external perception of FTI is positive.

    Cons

    Being in Times Square isn't the best.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the great work!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Contract Attorney in Miami, FL
    Current Employee - Contract Attorney in Miami, FL

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Very accommodating and respectful management. Reasonable performance expectations. Above average pay.

    Cons

    Projects can end at a moment's notice

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Worked for 3 years as junior and senior consultant

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Bogotá, Bogota (Colombia)
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Bogotá, Bogota (Colombia)

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Excellent Managing Team, Top clients and great experience

    Cons

    Disorganized teams, lacking in HR, regular salaries, very competitive, dont value keeping employees with the company

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    increase office culture, improve trainings for new employees

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Excellent company to work for!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Director
    Current Employee - Director

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Broad exposure to a variety of financial engagements, great management and tremendous career opportunities

    Cons

    Long hours, difficult work life balance.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Consultant in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Consultant in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly colleagues, free snacks, great work and life balance, convenient location

    Cons

    Not widely known name, differences in culture between departments

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great employer to work for as far as consulting

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Director in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Director in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good work life balance
    Take care of there poeple

    Cons

    Upper managerment sometimes needs to listen a little more

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to your people and follow through

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Great Place

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Consultant in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Consultant in Washington, DC

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    People are wonderful to work with

    Cons

    DC can get hot in the summers!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Employer of Choice

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Human Resources Director in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Human Resources Director in Washington, DC

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great people, challenging and creative work, opportunity to grow career

    Cons

    Nothing to add at this time

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Nothing to add at this time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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