S A C Capital Advisors
3.6 of 5 21 reviews
www.sac.com Stamford, CT 500 to 999 Employees

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Excellent Salary and casual atmosphere

Contactor (Former Employee)
Stamford, CT

I worked at S A C Capital Advisors as a contractor for more than a year

ProsExcellent Salary and Benefits. Very casual atmposhere

ConsHours are long and stressful. Challenging timelines
Very little work/life balance

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Huge learning experience

Equity Analyst (Former Employee)
New York, NY

I worked at S A C Capital Advisors


Pros: Lots of investment responsibility and working with smart people Cons: High stress environment and intense competition Advice to Senior Management: More flexibility for juniors More

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It'll do, but with caveats

Middle Office (Former Employee)
Stamford, CT

I worked at S A C Capital Advisors


Pros: A lot is expected of you, including regularly going above and beyond the job description. This gives ample opportunities to prove… Cons: Sink or swim at all levels of the company. Formal opportunities for professional development are not terribly abundant, and don't seem to be a… Advice to Senior Management: Be mindful of the morale of the troops. More

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