Wellington Management

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Wellington Management Reviews

Updated Jun 10, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.4 81 reviews

83% Approve of the CEO

Wellington Management President, CEO, and Managing Partner Perry Traquina

Perry Traquina

(47 ratings)

67% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • genuine acceptance and encouragement of work/life balance from management; pre-2008 benefits plan (in 6 reviews)

  • They tend to hire very smart people, although some not so (in 6 reviews)


Cons
  • Very long hours and very little work life balance (in 8 reviews)

  • The suit and tie on an every day basis can make a dent on many new college grad employees (in 3 reviews)

More Highlights
81 Employee Reviews
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    Great company and a wonderful place to work.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsWorking among very intelligent people, mostly willing to help and work as a team.

    ConsAdvancing within the company is hard to do.

    Advice to Senior ManagementShare the wealth.

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    Best company I've ever worked at

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsOne of the best places to work at in the financial/asset management industry.
    The fact that it is a private partnership and not a public company is a huge plus.
    Nice people, caring, great culture, above average compensation.

    ConsNeed to pay attention that culture is sustained in each group as company grows

    Advice to Senior ManagementPay attention to below management roles employees satisfaction

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGood base experience for starting off career

    Consno movement or opportunity for advancement

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    great experience working there

    Assistant (Former Employee) Boston, MA

    ProsGreat corporate training in institutional finance, high expectations everything must be perfect - great resources to produce a great product. working with very smart people

    ConsYou must be a fit in the corporate culture and there is not a lot of room to get creative or explore new ideas here, it's a competitive culture and slow to promote and reward.

    Advice to Senior Managementkeep the culture strong, I learned a lot of valuable skills working here

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    fantastic company and experience

    Research Services Analyst (Current Employee) Boston, MA

    ProsCulture, flexibility, security, nice people, great opportunity to improve your on the job skills. Ability to join many affinity groups and participate in mostly anything you'd like to.

    Conspay can be stagnant- need to be patient for promotions and other opportunities within the firm. Depending on the team, training can be abysmal for new roles

    Advice to Senior Managementdo more to keep younger talent- more direct career paths

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

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    Very talented, capable, hardworking people around and consensus and collaborative approach for meeting client goals

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsVery fast paced and collaborative environment
    There is never a dull moment
    Some flexibility is offered but mostly need to be in the office
    Always surrounded by smart and talented people

    ConsSometimes collaborative approach slows things down
    Growth is limited
    As company has grown, new people finding difficult to assimilate with culture
    More corporate culture is kicking in which was never there before

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great company

    Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) Boston, MA

    ProsManagement is interested in developing their employees
    Lots of great perks

    ConsPromotions are promised then given to others as favoritism.

    Advice to Senior ManagementDon' t make promises that you cannot keep. It creates a hostile work environment.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Work hard

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsPeople are very professional and hard working. There is very little politics at play and everyone is focusing on getting the work done. Knowledge sharing encouraged is well executed across teams

    ConsLong work hour is the trend. You will be expected to be working on multiple projects always at the same time and time to market is essential.

    Advice to Senior ManagementTry to make better work life balance for the employees

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    A diverse and amicable culture

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsEveryone is very easily accessible and there is a lot of horizontal movement within the firm as well as vertical.

    ConsThe compensation could be higher

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    no quality wotk

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsIt is ok. no work most of the time

    Consthey can fire you canytime without notice even if you go on planned vacations like marriage or sick, No heart at all...

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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