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Good pay, good benefits, long hours

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Current Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in New York, NY
Current Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in New York, NY

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

Pros

Good compensation, challenging work, excellent exit opportunities

Cons

Very long hours in the investment bank

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  1. Great attitudes all-around, excellent work-life balance

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    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in New York, NY

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

    Pros

    - fantastic manager relationship
    - nobody is a jerk (Global Technology perspective; applies to users, managers, etc.)
    - good work-life balance, reasonable hours, work doesn't follow you home
    - good compensation; not great but fair

    Cons

    - lack of team unity, very few team outings
    - not enough communication on updates from senior management, not many meetings
    - not much innovation present in technology

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. ok place to work but get everything in writing

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Barclays

    Pros

    The work environment is average; it's comparable to other large banks. They have great holiday parties. There are opportunities for advancement but you may be required to relocate.

    Cons

    They will make you many promises in the hiring process but don't follow through. Get everything in writing in case the recruiter "doesn't recall" saying it.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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