Northern Trust

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Northern Trust Reviews

Updated Jul 21, 2014
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3.2 457 reviews

77% Approve of the CEO

Northern Trust President, CEO, and Director, Northern Trust Corporation and Northern Trust Company Rick Waddell

Rick Waddell

(264 ratings)

64% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Culture that built a great reputation serving clients well and supports work/life balance(in 98 reviews)

  • Great Pay for entry positions, set schedule, good benefits, but pricey depending(in 25 reviews)


Cons
  • management in some divisions punishes employees for voicing concerns to senior management(in 16 reviews)

  • Management does not care about your home work life balance(in 7 reviews)

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    Team Leader

    Team Leader (Former Employee) Bangalore (India)

    ProsGreat work culture, strong reputation, good management

    ConsTough pay masters, bad bonus payments

    Advice to Senior ManagementLook for talent within before exploring talent outside

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    very satisfied with the company's culture a good company to be associated with.

    Financial Analyst (Former Employee) Bangalore (India)

    Prosvery comfortable environment to work with as they follow a open door policy. A great opportunity for starters and the pay is above market average.

    Conshard to mention any out of my experience

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Senior Analyst

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosthe work culture in Northern is very good

    ConsAs usual internal politics in some teams

    Advice to Senior ManagementDoing really great

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

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    Sr. Software consultant in IT

    Vice President (Current Employee) Chicago, IL

    ProsGreat company in Chicago for IT department. Employees are very happy with work and life balance. Flexible work schedule.

    ConsSome technologies are not properly utilized. But we see changes now.

    Advice to Senior ManagementSome IT areas are very critical. Please make sure we have enough staff(Full time) before the key resource/s move out of the company.

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

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    good

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Proswork culture . good to work

    Conssalary paid and bonus very less

    Advice to Senior Managementflexible time

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    Very Rewarding

    Manager (Current Employee) Chicago, IL

    ProsCareer Opportunities
    Supportive Management
    Company Reputation
    Work-life Balance

    ConsToo many stakeholders
    Dated technology
    Wrong people in managemenr

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

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    A excellent financial institute to work for

    Document Loan Specialist (Former Employee) Chicago, IL

    ProsThere is lot's of room for advancement,everyone is a team players, plenty of training to get you going to get the job done in a timely sufficient matter that is beneficiary to the company.

    ConsYou get the experience you need, to advance to a higher level, nice compensation,plenty of overtime

    Advice to Senior ManagementWhen a new employee comes in for contract position another contracted person shouldn't be the one to train them, and they should give them a chance, at least the minimum of 30 days

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great place to intern

    Business Analyst (Former Employee) Chicago, IL

    ProsMy co-workers at Northern were great, everyone was very friendly and willing to help. I use the skills that I got from Northern in my current internship consistently. I would like to be involved in strategy development in the near future and because of this, my supervisors included me in many strategic meetings.

    ConsI did not have any problems while working at Northern, I do not have a bad thing to say about it.

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

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    Great place to work, but depends on function

    Vice President (Current Employee) Chicago, IL

    ProsGreat benefits, work-life balance, and sometimes, compensation, depending upon what you are doing.
    Firm likes to attract and retain good talent in certain areas by making a real effort.

    ConsPerhaps too risk-averse, can be more innovative.
    Also need to focus more on growing revenues and less on reducing expenses.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    AWESOME

    Operations Analyst (Former Employee) Chicago, IL

    ProsNorthern Trust was a very diverse company.

    ConsOutsourcing of employees and having to leave

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

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