E*TRADE Financial

www.etrade.com
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Relationship Manager

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Current Employee - Relationship Manager in New York, NY
Current Employee - Relationship Manager in New York, NY

I have been working at E*TRADE Financial full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Great place to get some experience and then move on. People are generally nice to work with.

Cons

Systems systems systems. For a company that prides itself on technology ETrade has more system issues than any company I've ever seen. Embarassing plain and simple.

Some managers are severly unqualified and lack graduate degrees. Promotions are based on friendship and not merit in many departments. Professionalism is not exactly the strong suit.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Get a clue

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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  1. 6 people found this helpful  

    Get a start here, but don't get too comfortable.

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    Former Employee - Senior Financial Services Representative in Alpharette, GA
    Former Employee - Senior Financial Services Representative in Alpharette, GA

    I worked at E*TRADE Financial full-time

    Pros

    Good place for a young person starting out in the securities industry to get licensed and learn a few things. They pay for your licensing. You don't really have to take your work home with you.

    Cons

    Low pay. It's a call center. Low employee morale. Every second of your day is micromanaged. Rude customers. Promotions are actually just lateral moves to other departments doing the same thing. Company touts promoting from within but sought after positions are filled outside.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    De-emphasize the "CE" requirement. Many excellent reps do not receive the recognition they should because they choose to not abuse the referral system like other reps. Being able to "put on over" on management with inflated referral leads shouldn't be rewarded. Top referral performers are the least likely to allow others to observe their habits for a reason.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Company in maintainence mode

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    Former Employee - Staff Software Engineer in Menlo Park, CA
    Former Employee - Staff Software Engineer in Menlo Park, CA

    I worked at E*TRADE Financial full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    - Relaxed work environment
    - Good work life balance
    - No hectic schedules

    Cons

    - No new products
    - Maintenance of existing products
    - Least recognition for good work done
    - Benefits are ok
    - Green Card processing is very slow and bad (nothing more can be expected since the company is in cost cutting mode)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - New products and new idea should be brought in.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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