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Professional Team and great benefits

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Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Menlo Park, CA
Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Menlo Park, CA

I have been working at KKR

Recommends
Recommends

Pros

* Great team members
* Above market benefits
* Free lunch
* Challenging work
* Paid overtime

Cons

* Work could be repetitive at times
* Support team of 4 - 6 at all times

Advice to Management

* Continue to keep up the great work!

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    Great Opportunity

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    Current Employee - Client Partner Group in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Client Partner Group in New York, NY

    I have been working at KKR

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    The Group works well with each other and is very helpful. The experience was impeccable as an employee and the firm is very active in the Private equity space and now is looking into expansion options which provides a wide breadth of knowledge. The day to day work varies a lot but you are usually swamped with work, so for the narcissists looking to constantly improve themselves this is the kind of job you are looking for. The Interview was very fit based and had some basic technical but knowledge of excel and powerpoint are emphasized. Some of the people in the group have worked in the industry for many years and are very knowledgeable about hte space so it is a great opportunity ot learn,

    The role of the group within the company is very much the client interaction and provide reporting and constant updates on the company and its current investments. Also you are partnered with the Capital Markets team which is a space KKR is expanding in so you get exposure the the investment banking knowledge of an IPO process and marketing companies. As well as the debt restructuring which is very important in an industry reliant financial leverage.

    Cons

    The work is very sporadic and sometimes your lose a work life balance. Although the group itself can be fun the work can be slightly mundane at times.

    Advice to Management

    Amongst the current reorganization, you need to define peoples roles going forward more so they can prepare in advance of the change.

  2. Helpful (3)

    Money's great, but you work harder for it than you should.

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Accountant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Accountant in New York, NY

    I have been working at KKR

    Approves of CEO
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Money, benefits and the people. I get along with everyone and you can joke around and not be too serious with people.

    Cons

    Hours are horrendous. You can't move up in the company because that process is too political. They won't fire incompotent workers which means you might work for a manager who's dumber than you.

    Advice to Management

    To start treating us like we're important.

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