Goldman Sachs
3.7 of 5 1,487 reviews
www.goldmansachs.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Great place to work, if you can handle long hours

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Goldman Sachs

ProsTeam oriented work environment
Guided career development
Meritocracy
Lots of locations for mobility across the global
Diverse workforce
Professional work environment

ConsLong work hours with little incentive to stay late
Secrecy around compensation
Unbalanced in the mid range ( i.e. your position really helps progression)
Structured in early career is difficult to progress fast

Advice to Senior ManagementDon't make employees feel like 50+ hours is required in order to be a team player

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Best managed large company in the world, but not for everyone

Vice President (Current Employee)
New York, NY

I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Competent, friendly people. Lots of talent. Cons: Ambiguous structure and promotion tracks, can be political. Big… Advice to Senior Management: Inject some more entrepreneurial DNA into the place. Offer more… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

 

Great compensation, long hours

Analyst (Current Employee)
New York, NY

I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time


Pros: - Good money - Working with the best - Great bonuses Cons: - Long work days (but expected) More

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