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Very Bad , Technical people keep away from PwC India.

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Calcutta (India)
Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Calcutta (India)

I have been working at PwC full-time (more than an year)

Pros

only the brand, nothing much else

Cons

1) dada didi culture prevails in Kolkata , too much office politics
2) Most partners are bengali so PwC India is like a small scale Kolkata company
3) Dont expect global work culture PwC India is an india firm and has nothing of global standards
4) Clients are limited and international assignments are only from PwC network firms
5) Very few projects and you will struggle to get billed for a client.
6) You are left to deal with everything on your own, they dont even know what is team work.
7) Nobody wants to help anybody, you are expected to do everything yourself without any motivation from managers.
8) As a new joiner you dont feel welcome
9) Job responsibility not clear managers are useless and non-technical.
10) They dont realise the potential of employees
11) Only emphasis is profit and they dont care about employee well being
12) You are held responsible for ensuring your billing and profitability they donot try to assign you any project
13) Whole company is full of unethical practices in project management, present incapable people as experts to the client.
14) No emphasis on any technology, people work like govt office just want to pass time and relax with no foresight.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

PwC India is rotten to the core, change the whole culture but If people come from bad work culture nothing more can be done.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Worst place I have ever worked (PWC Australia review only)

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

    I worked at PwC full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Opportunity to work across multiple industries
    I suppose it's good to have on the CV

    Cons

    Abismal leadership,
    Partners hoarding profits
    Zero staff management
    HC worst I have ever come across
    Bullying by senior management
    New Australian CEO has only ever worked at the firm thus how can he comment on industry although he's good at avoiding and diverting difficult questions
    Incompetent senior management with serious lack of basic technical skills 'how do these people get into these positions'
    Lots of untruths during the recruiting process
    Complete lack of understanding of experienced hires
    No trust between staff
    What culture and values, they are non existent!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Look at some of these comments and do something about it!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Challenging work, long hours

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

    I have been working at PwC full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    You definitely get a challenge. You have a lot of various tasks that need to be completed timely and with good quality. A great team, a good office... Recommend if you value these things

    Cons

    Very long hours, have to work nights, on weekends, holidays. The salary for this kind of regime is not good enough. No bonuses for overwork, which, actually is not really legal...

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire more employees or increase current wages! The absence of bonuses is also not a good policy.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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