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ARM Investment Managers Reviews

Updated February 7, 2017
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  1. "Great Company"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Fund Manager in Elk Grove, CA
    Former Employee - Fund Manager in Elk Grove, CA
    Recommends

    I worked at ARM Investment Managers full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    One of the finest places to work in Nigeria

    Cons

    Growth seems to be too rapid

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work


  2. "My experience in ARM"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Ikoyi, Lagos (Nigeria)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Ikoyi, Lagos (Nigeria)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at ARM Investment Managers full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Challenging, Professional, Rewarding, Culture Inclined, idea driven

    Cons

    Sometimes might appear too strict in things they should be lenient on and vice versa

    Advice to Management

    A very good brand, encourage openness, oneness, by not just speaking about it but supporting it in the terms of policies been rolled out.


  3. "Research Analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at ARM Investment Managers full-time

    Pros

    A real training experience!

    Cons

    Poor work life balance.

    Advice to Management

    Get close to the lower level staff and trust them.


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  5. "Great Experience"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lagos (Nigeria)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lagos (Nigeria)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at ARM Investment Managers full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    One of the best companies to work for in Nigeria. Fantastic learning opportunities. Hard work is fairly rewarded, Day care for new moms. Competitive pay structure

    Cons

    Certain departments maintain long hours


  6. "Great learning experience"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lagos (Nigeria)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lagos (Nigeria)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at ARM Investment Managers full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    It's a great environment for learning, especially for young professionals. It's also a valuable addition to a resume.

    Lunch is catered, and there's a creche at the HQ.

    Cons

    High stress environment. Standard of performance is extremely high, and must be met before promotions are earned.

    Advice to Management

    Increased transparency


  7. "it opened me up to the politics of large organisations"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Support Officer in Abuja, Federal Capital Territory (Nigeria)
    Current Employee - Business Support Officer in Abuja, Federal Capital Territory (Nigeria)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at ARM Investment Managers full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Open communication and access to everyone even top bosses, friendly environment and it gives you a balance between work and family.

    Cons

    the firm did not take suggestions of employees for implementation and i feel don't value their employees enough.

    Advice to Management

    lighten up.


  8. "I found ARM very intellectually challenging and a rewarding experience of the world of investment."

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    Former Employee - Wealth Manager in Abuja, Federal Capital Territory (Nigeria)
    Former Employee - Wealth Manager in Abuja, Federal Capital Territory (Nigeria)

    I worked at ARM Investment Managers full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The training is excellent and the exposure to global investment techniques is invaluable.

    Cons

    The company's geographical location is limiting.

    Advice to Management

    Partnership with global investment firms can expand the company's scope.


  9. "Overall, definitely worth it. A fine place to work."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Great for your CV
    Work pace is intense but not break neck
    Really understanding of special needs of womenfolk (there's a Creche!)
    Good learning and development opportunities

    Cons

    A few grumpy individuals here and there (they're everywhere, aren't they)
    Career advancement is definitely in your hands (have to take real ownership)
    A little too political sometimes (if you can play, I must have made your day!)

    Advice to Management

    Like so many things in life, motivation is difficult to birth but easy to kill