Western Asset Management

  www.westernasset.com
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A good place to start a career in the industry

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Administrative Assistant  in  Pasadena, CA
Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Pasadena, CA

I have been working at Western Asset Management full-time

Pros

Excellent benefits and competitive pay. Overall, a wonderful business culture to work in, especially for a company in the wealth management industry. I was fortunate to be able to work with some very talented people in my department where it was extremely team-focused and I never witnessed any backstabbing or individual competition within my particular group. Great place to network, and very open to promoting from within.

Cons

Executive managers did not come across as very approachable. Many people I knew who worked in certain departments had never met or seen the CEO, even though we all worked in the same office building.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Executive level management should be more visible to the employees -- not just with your senior managers, but everyone.

Recommends
Disapproves of CEO

61 Other Employee Reviews for Western Asset Management (View Most Recent)

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    Great place to start out

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Client Service Associate  in  Pasadena, CA
    Former Employee - Client Service Associate in Pasadena, CA

    I worked at Western Asset Management full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Well-trained supervisors, comfortable working environment, good benefits

    Cons

    Low salary, no defined career path, no transparency about what it takes to get promoted

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Communicate more with people 1-2 year exp. so you don't lose your best employees in years 2-3.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Great Company, Great People, Great Culture

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    • Senior Management
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Pasadena, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pasadena, CA

    I worked at Western Asset Management full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Work Balance and ability to demonstrate worth regardless of seniority

    Cons

    Nothing to really discuss here. A lot of pluses, few minuses

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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