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BNP Paribas France Reviews

Updated December 14, 2017
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  • compensation under consultancy standards (you may see it as the price you pay for the work-life balance) (in 40 reviews)

  • beaucoup de travail avec des journ (in 40 reviews)

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  1. "Apprentice"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BNP Paribas (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good compensation, big name, good benefit.

    Cons

    Much politic game, too structured organization


  2. "Great company to join to start a career"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Recommends

    Pros

    Tons of opportunities to work on great projects

    Cons

    great work diluted in processes and multiple ownership ambitions

    Advice to Management

    differentiate ownership ambitions from real world to avoir discouraging hard workers

  3. "Deputy Head Prime Broker Operations"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Client Services Manager in Paris (France)
    Current Employee - Client Services Manager in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BNP Paribas full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    International environment, nice atmosphere, people are nice.

    Cons

    Inconsistency between what is said and what is done by the higher management.


  4. "Great opportunities for learning"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Conduct Analyst in Paris (France)
    Former Intern - Conduct Analyst in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BNP Paribas as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    - stimulating work environment
    - possibility of interacting with top experts
    - interesting benefits

    Cons

    - long hours
    - important workload at times


  5. "Nice but not perfect"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Apprentice - Apprenti in Paris (France)
    Current Apprentice - Apprenti in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BNP Paribas (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very good environment and location, relaxed work for apprentice and intern. Welcoming team, good brand. Good access to financial practice.

    Cons

    Limited responsibility hence not much growth. Fixed position for long. Strong hirarchy and sometimes too much politics.

    Advice to Management

    For anyone interested in Finance, it is the best place to be in France.
    For function, not sure.


  6. "Good company"

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    Former Intern - Assistant in Paris (France)
    Former Intern - Assistant in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BNP Paribas as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Impressive experience. International and nice colleagues. One of best employeurs. It depends also on which level you are at and the team ambiance. Training opportunities, etc.

    Cons

    It is a pity to find out sometimes non-qualified people on positions. Otherwise nothing to complain, there ain't any other inconvenience.


  7. "Great company, challenging work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BNP Paribas full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Excellent work environment
    - Good career prospects
    - Many advantages

    Cons

    - Nothing to say

  8. "M&A Internship"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern in Paris (France)
    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BNP Paribas as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    * Supercool work atmosphere.
    * They don't kill you working. Actually for being M&A it's quite OK.
    * Smart people around you.

    Cons

    * Not a top performer bank. It's quiet uncommon to see BNP leading a deal.
    * No proper trainings.
    * Tee salary compared with BNP London is not really competitive.


  9. "M&A Intern"

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    Former Intern - M&A Intern in Paris (France)
    Former Intern - M&A Intern in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BNP Paribas as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Very good learning opportunity; interaction with a lot of senior member of the team

    Cons

    Limited to no exposure to client


  10. "BNP review"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BNP Paribas full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good and Culture and values
    Strong ambitions

    Cons

    IT bonuses not all the times aligned with desk PNL

    Advice to Management

    Align strategic IT plans with business growth


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