J.P. Morgan

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J.P. Morgan Reviews in Bournemouth, England

Updated October 25, 2014
Updated October 25, 2014
4,390 Reviews
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Pros
  • They actually hold women's meetings to talk about how to achieve work life balance (in 243 reviews)

  • Lots of great benefits such as a Pension, 5% matching contribution up to (in 207 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance can be challenging in a non stop fast pace working environment (in 262 reviews)

  • Could be a lot of long hours if there is a new implementation or client (in 197 reviews)

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Supportive and all around good company

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Compliance Analyst in Bournemouth, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Compliance Analyst in Bournemouth, England (UK)

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    There are lots of opportunities to learn with internal and external courses. Always pushed to progress but support is there when needed.

    Cons

    Very US focused company and regional management have less influence over those in the US.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Tough but rewarding.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bournemouth, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bournemouth, England (UK)

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good money and benefits. Plenty of career opportunities.

    Cons

    Little opportunity for a private life.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    its a big behemoth

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Associate in Bournemouth, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Associate in Bournemouth, England (UK)

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    its a big secure organisation - if you are keen brown nosing type i am sure you will fit right in - very keen to be seen to be fair

    Cons

    they do expect an awful lot of you and they are very keen to cascade responsibility

    I do not consider them to beafair employer even though they give lip service to this

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Long hours and hard work

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Bournemouth, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Bournemouth, England (UK)

    I worked at J.P. Morgan full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great opportunities if you wish to progress in the company.

    Cons

    Long hours, lots of stress.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Work life balance very poor.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    High pressure, tight deadlines and face new challenges daily. Many wouldn't like the intensity, but I do.

    Current Employee - Business Advisor in Bournemouth, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Business Advisor in Bournemouth, England (UK)

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    New challenges every day
    Opens new opportunities if you choose to look elsewhere
    Opportunities for career advancement

    Cons

    Some may not respond well to the high pressure

  7.  

    Excellent, world class employer

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Bournemouth, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Bournemouth, England (UK)

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good staff development, training, opportunities for progression. Good investment in people. Pleasant working environment

    Cons

    Can be quite demanding at times, for example if against tight dealines.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Great team culture

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Compliance Officer in Bournemouth, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Compliance Officer in Bournemouth, England (UK)

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great support environment and a meritocracy. Opportunities are provided to talented to and deserving individuals and there is a strong culture to nurture and develop new talent. You are given big responsibilities early in your career and learning is promoted. Drive for innovation and efficiency is encouraged.

    Cons

    Pay package lower than other market players. Pay rises may not be in line with market players.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Work recognition and remuneration is important with regard to employee retainership

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Bournemouth is a great place to work and live. The office there offers a fantastic life style.

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Bournemouth, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Bournemouth, England (UK)

    I worked at J.P. Morgan as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Good salary, great people and fantastic opportunities to work globally.

    Cons

    Felt work was not mentally stimulating and did not offer what i wanted in a career. Viewed the Operations Department as not where I wanted to be long-term for this reason.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Filling in the details

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Systems Employee Development Program in Bournemouth, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Systems Employee Development Program in Bournemouth, England (UK)

    I worked at J.P. Morgan full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good facilities and decent pay

    Cons

    My manager had a hostility towards graduates as he had graduated from the university of life (with honours)

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Good company to have on your CV

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice-President in Bournemouth, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice-President in Bournemouth, England (UK)

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Training and career opportunities are endless

    Cons

    Too many cross impact initiatives started at the same time that it is always fire fighting.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Do one thing 100% properly with clear strategic direction in mind rather than 100 different initiatives going in random directions

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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