Thomson Reuters Reviews

Updated April 20, 2015
2961 reviews filtered by
  • Any Location
  • Any Job Title
3.4
2,961 Reviews
Rating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
Thomson Reuters President & CEO James C. Smith
James C. Smith
952 Ratings

Pros
  • The work-life balance is quite good since they are very flexible with the working hours (in 474 reviews)

  • Flexible timings - You are not forced to spend 9Hrs if no work - you can work from home (in 92 reviews)

Cons
  • Doing this constantly has caused some serious loss of work-life balance as someone who cares (in 47 reviews)

  • But wait, that's not quite enough to keep those senior management bonuses coming (in 86 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

Employee Reviews

Sort: Popular Rating Date
  1. Featured Review

    Great Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - CLient Trainer in New York, NY
    Former Employee - CLient Trainer in New York, NY

    I worked at Thomson Reuters full-time (more than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    A lot of autonomy, fair salary. I would recommend this company to friends, family and colleagues.

    Cons

    Big company, so sometimes poor communication. I don't have a lot bad to say about them.

    Thomson Reuters Response

    Apr 13, 2015Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for your review and prior contribution during your tenure.

  2. Vice President

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Thomson Reuters full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    So many matrixed organizational structures it's difficult to get things done

  3. Associate editor

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Thomson Reuters

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to grow, learn, use your mind

    Cons

    none that I think merit mention

    Advice to Management

    don't get too rigid

  4. Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – Add Anonymous Review


  5. Extremely convenient, very flexible, and totally not challenging

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I have been working at Thomson Reuters full-time (more than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    Great flexibility, very good work/life balance

    Cons

    Slow pace, bureaucratic, this is the place where you go to retire

    Advice to Management

    Pick top three businesses you truly want to invest in, and rid of everything (and everyone) else.

  6. Producer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Consultant in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Consultant in Washington, DC

    I worked at Thomson Reuters

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Smart eclectic diverse intellectual colleagues

    Cons

    Someone's organization and scheduling was subpar

    Advice to Management

    Keep a closer eye on middle management who have the most significant effort on daily assignments and job satisfaction and have varying competencies

  7. Software Engineer

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

    I worked at Thomson Reuters

    Pros

    Thomson Reuters is a great place to work. They focus on people development. The culture is team-oriented.

    Cons

    I have no complaints about the company.

    Thomson Reuters Response

    Apr 16, 2015Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for your review and prior contribution.

  8. Managing client on-boarding and relationship including support

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

    I have been working at Thomson Reuters full-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great work-life balance, very flexible if you need to work from home, not too much fuss as long as the work is done when it is supposed to be done. You own your career

    Cons

    Pay less than comparable companies, benefits structure are pretty bad. You own your career, so don't expect to be handed anything.

    Advice to Management

    Value your employees more with recognition and bring salary to industry level

    Thomson Reuters Response

    Apr 16, 2015Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for your review and valued contribution. Employee resources can be accessed via The Hub as well as Learning Maps for Employees on thePoint.

  9. Technically good..Financially average

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

    I have been working at Thomson Reuters full-time (more than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    1. Get to work on latest technologies
    2. Good management
    3. 401K plan is good,

    Cons

    1. Not very interesting salary structure
    2. Medical plan is not that great

    Thomson Reuters Response

    Apr 16, 2015Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for your valued contribution and review. Health and benefits questions and selection options can be addressed through the Thomson Reuters HR Services Center along with the option to reach ... More

  10. Sr. Performance Eng

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Performance Eng in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Performance Eng in New York, NY

    I have been working at Thomson Reuters

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Gr8 work-life balance culture. Easy to reach all level of people. Excellent Career growth opportunity.

    Cons

    So far i haven't seen any, but if you know anything please share... :)

    Advice to Management

    Do Not Lay Off FTEs to save money, instead invest and trust them.

    Thomson Reuters Response

    Apr 16, 2015Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for your review and contribution. Feel free to access additional employee resources via The Hub as well as Learning Maps for Employees on thePoint.

  11. Team Coordinator

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Team Coordinator in Rochester, NY
    Current Employee - Team Coordinator in Rochester, NY

    I have been working at Thomson Reuters full-time (more than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Telecommuting, Flexibility, Manageable Commute.

    Cons

    Career path options somewhat limited for employees who neither hold a law degree or technical certification

    Advice to Management

    Continue to promote flexibility and to live up to the company's culture values.

    Thomson Reuters Response

    Apr 16, 2015Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for your review and ongoing contribution.

Work at Thomson Reuters? Share Your Experiences

Thomson Reuters

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.