American Express

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Got to put in a lot to get a little back

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

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

Pros

-Flexible working arrangements
-Mobility (opporunity to be based anywhere in the world)
-Diverse opportunities across business units
-Talented/competitive Middle mangement

Cons

-Antiquated information systems, slow to update
- Fragmented matrix management environment
- Weak training/development opportunities
- Heavy workloads
- Uncompetitive salaries/bonus/benefits scheme

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Actively drive talented staff to flourish. Listen more to middle management.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

2024 Other Employee Reviews for American Express (View Most Recent)

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  1.  

    Truly a great company to work for

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

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

    Pros

    Employees live the Blue Box Values. Ken is an awesome CEO

    Cons

    Some managers are not as competent as they should be

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Too burocratic procedures

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Procurement Manager in Moscow (Russia)
    Current Employee - Procurement Manager in Moscow (Russia)

    I have been working at American Express full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Good atmosphere, nice colleagues, work and life balance

    Cons

    Less opportunity for development, poor office space

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Move to another office

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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