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EY Reviews

Updated December 22, 2014
Updated December 22, 2014
4,926 Reviews
3.7
4,926 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Policies on flexible-working supports the principle of a work-life balance (in 243 reviews)

  • it's a good place to start your career (max 3 yrs) or good if you have a family (in 106 reviews)


Cons
  • very poor work life balance; not enough staff to meet client needs; quite political (in 701 reviews)

  • Same cons as working at any consulting firm -- you will be work long hours (in 734 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Excellent and very exciting

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Advisory Manager in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Advisory Manager in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at EY full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Growth opportunities are great at this time

    Cons

    Benefits could have been better

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    excellent place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Manama (Bahrain)
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Manama (Bahrain)

    I worked at EY full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great platform for working and learning

    Cons

    very demanding at times and challenging

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    GOOD COMPANY

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

    I have been working at EY

    Pros

    good working atmosphere, good management

    Cons

    it is very helpful to my career

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  5.  

    Good

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at EY

    Pros

    Nice, pay well, work-life balance

    Cons

    I do not have any cons

  6.  

    Great company to learn a lot quickly.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Manager in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Manager in Chicago, IL

    I worked at EY full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    - Great Co-worker
    - Ability to learn a lot quickly
    - Able to engage upper level management at a young age

    Cons

    - Certain groups can be very political (office politics)
    - Can be difficult to gain a lot of experience in one area (was in the consulting field)
    - Difficult to maintain relationships with co-workers when traveling so much

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Great company with great culture

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at EY

    Pros

    Good company values, steep learning curve

    Cons

    Long working hours, less career development

  8.  

    Advisory staff

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager - Risk Advisory Services in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Manager - Risk Advisory Services in Los Angeles, CA

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

    Pros

    Competitive salary, challenging projects

    Cons

    Bad work life balance

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Senior manager

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Audit Senior Manager in Caracas, Capital District (Venezuela)
    Current Employee - Audit Senior Manager in Caracas, Capital District (Venezuela)

    I have been working at EY full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    excellent job experience and you can get strong in different professional development way. Culture and friendship connection is incredible

    Cons

    working very hard. Certain travel sometime is longer than expected

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Challenging, good experience

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

    I have been working at EY

    Pros

    Salary and experience, bonuses and good opportunity to try youselve as a leader of the project

    Cons

    not enough time for other matters

    Recommends
  11.  

    Challenging and rewarding experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Audit Staff in Hangzhou, Zhejiang (China)
    Former Employee - Audit Staff in Hangzhou, Zhejiang (China)

    I worked at EY full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    You are exposed to extensive industry practices through clients. The assurance line allows you to grow into a professional step by step very quickly.

    Cons

    May be a little tired. And the tools used in EY are criticised by employees.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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