American Express
3.6 of 5 1,743 reviews
www.americanexpress.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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American Express

Finance Manager (Former Employee)
New York, NY

ProsFriendly work environment, competent leadership

ConsHighly matrixed organization, takes a long time to get things done

Advice to Senior Managementimprove employee autonomy

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Life at American Express

    Director (Current Employee)
    New York, NY

    I have been working at American Express full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: AMEX has a great work life balance program if you take advantage of it. The people for the most part are very intelligent and help… Cons: The Blue Box culture can delay creativity and people who think out of the… Advice to Senior Management: Remember what life was like before you became a Sr. Leader and try to treat new… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Very pleasant place to work, but it is a BIG company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    New York, NY

    I have been working at American Express full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Great work-life balance Excellent location Strong benefits Interesting projects Powerful brand Great resume builder Cons: It's big! The company constantly re-organizes, so it's possible to get lost… Advice to Senior Management: I wouldn't change much. A few less re-orgs would… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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