Brown Brothers Harriman Reviews

Updated Sep 21, 2020

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3.6
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Brown Brothers Harriman Managing Partner William B. Tyree (no image)
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94 Ratings
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  • "Work Life balance could be better, but is improving(in 34 reviews)

  • "Long hours and tough deadlines create a sometimes stressful environment(in 18 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Marketing 

    I have been working at Brown Brothers Harriman full-time

    Pros

    Everyone at the firm is extremely friendly

    Cons

    A lot of employees have been there a while so it’s hard to be new

  2. Helpful (1)

    "Good company, slightly siloed"

    4.0
    Current Employee - AVP-Analyst in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Brown Brothers Harriman full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Bonuses are high and consistent

    Cons

    Very siloed within departments and teams

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  3. "Decent"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Fund Accounting Supervisor in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Brown Brothers Harriman full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Flexible workday. Excellent Culture Lots of networking opportunity

    Cons

    Pay The way they split up FAS leads to a very niche skill set.

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  4. "Learned a lot"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Co-Op in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Brown Brothers Harriman full-time

    Pros

    Everyone was extremely welcoming and I learned a lot

    Cons

    There is a level of internal politics

  5. "Positive experience"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Analyst 

    I worked at Brown Brothers Harriman full-time

    Pros

    Good experience overall and smart people

    Cons

    Lack of diversity across company

  6. Helpful (1)

    "OK"

    3.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Brown Brothers Harriman full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    work life balance, professional. Hard work can help.

    Cons

    Groupsim and Favoritism, not easily given credit.

  7. "Solid company to work for."

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operations Analyst in Centennial, CO

    I worked at Brown Brothers Harriman full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexibility and culture very team oriented

    Cons

    promotions and salary and communication was very irregular.

  8. "A good experience, mostly"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Expense Administration Representative in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Brown Brothers Harriman full-time

    Pros

    Good location, good people (very respectful) and pay is reasonable.

    Cons

    Often short staffed, technology was work in progress, and the offshore team was not managed well by their own management team/needed intervention by onshore team.

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  9. "Avoid"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operations in Boston, MA

    I worked at Brown Brothers Harriman full-time

    Pros

    Good name on the resume

    Cons

    Hours were brutal, management style was terrible. Not a sense of ability to advance. No merit used in promotion.

  10. "Great place to start a career downtown"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Client Account Manager in Boston, MA

    I worked at Brown Brothers Harriman full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Tons of younger people, good energy

    Cons

    Terrible salary, long hours and overworked

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