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American Express Employee Reviews about "work environment"

Updated Dec 5, 2019

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  1. "Everything is awesome here!"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at American Express

    Pros

    Good working environment, friendly colleagues, and promising business.

    Cons

    Cannot come up with anything to be honest.

    American Express2019-09-14
  2. "Depends who you work for.."

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    Current Employee - Manager in New York, NY

    I have been working at American Express full-time

    Pros

    Nice offices,locations, casual work environment, Can buy additional vacation days max 5 days

    Cons

    Very political, supervisors can be vicious to each other behind their backs, some people not professional, but they get away with it..I was told I was in a dysfunctional group, with bad senior management..

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of your bad senior management who are corrupt..

    American Express2019-12-06
  3. "New AMEX Employee"

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    Current Employee - Platinum Customer Care Professional 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at American Express full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good work environment and high energy team

    Cons

    24 hours, 365 days a year, so expect to work some holidays or weekends

    American Express2019-10-19
  4. "Good experience"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Marketing Manager 

    I have been working at American Express full-time

    Pros

    Can work from home, positive work environment but can be a bit of a popularity contest in terms of promotions

    Cons

    Lots of regulatory requirements that makes it slow/ less agile

    American Express2019-09-16
  5. "Excellent Place to work"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Sunrise, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at American Express full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Diversity and inclusion emphasized, company is just as concerned about your personal development as it is your professional development. Leadership that communicates clear strategy for the business. Flexibility, competitive pay, comfortable work environment.

    Cons

    Recognition and rewards program could be more robust.

    American Express2019-09-13
  6. "Good place"

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    Current Employee - Analyst 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at American Express full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good work environment, good people

    Cons

    lack of growth and movement

    American Express2019-09-07
  7. "Customer Service"

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    Former Contractor - Customer Service 

    I worked at American Express

    Pros

    Good pay and working environment

    Cons

    Long working hours and busy schedule

    American Express2019-09-11
  8. "Great opportunities and work environment"

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    Current Employee - Director, Operations Management in Sunrise, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at American Express full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Focus on Leadership behaviors Enterprise focused thinking vs. silos / department thinking Great work environment & benefits Awesome teams and colleagues Adequate salary and great bonus system Leadership Team engagement especially in the Sunrise office

    Cons

    Cons are usually very specific to a person and not necessary a testament to the company as an employer. Nothing general to mention here.

    Advice to Management

    Sunrise office management team please continue your engaging & motivation approach!

    American Express2019-08-19
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Good work life balance"

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    Current Contractor - Business Analyst 
    Recommends

    I have been working at American Express

    Pros

    flexible work time, good work environment

    Cons

    contractor status is hard to change teams and doesn't have the same benefits as a full time

    Advice to Management

    Should value contactors more

    American Express2019-08-14
  10. "Great Work Life Balance"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer-III in New York, NY
    Recommends

    I have been working at American Express full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great Work Life Balance Customer Centric Project Good work environment

    Cons

    Havent noticed much. But some senior engineers don't want to mentor you.

    American Express2019-06-29
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