Decent Salary and Benefits and company is small enough where you can learn many different duties and aspects of private equity and hedge fund and other finance and investment areas.
Really no cons, the normal office politics, the normal amount of good people, busy people, annoying people, hard working people. If you find out your job is too easy, start asking for more work and complicated tasks. Be proactive.
Advice to Management
For those that are hardworking, promote from within. For those that make mistakes and admit it, acknowledge, don't jump the gun and punish without investigating why.
I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Cerberus Capital Management (New York, NY) in March 2017.
Through a recruiter. Met with the manager and his manager in the first round. Technical questions about work.
Second round was meeting with the managing director and another associate and the previous two managers. They tried to intimidate me with a rapid fire round of questions on how the deal works.
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