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Capco Consultant Reviews

Updated August 22, 2017
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  1. "Senior Consultant"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Strong support and direction from management, challenging work with top tier clients, merit based promotions. Excellent vacation policy and work/life balance and great benefits.

    Cons

    Growing company, a little top and bottom heavy. Need to hire more more smart, talented mid-level people

    Advice to Management

    Hire more strong Consultant/Senior Consultants with industry experience


  2. "Capco cares!"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Capco full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great management
    Competitive salary and benefits
    good vacation policy
    be yourself at work culture
    Entrepreneurial spirit
    friendly people
    ability to drive your career

    Cons

    Some partners and managing principals need to be more compliant of the company culture

    Advice to Management

    Use top down approach to drive people programs

    Capco Response

    Aug 22, 2017 – HR

    Thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback and we are delighted to hear that you enjoy working at Capco.

    Your review perfectly sums up many of the great things that Capco offers as a firm... More

  3. "Impressive firm!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Capco full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Competitive benefits, great access to upper management, clear advancement opportunities.

    Cons

    Continue working towards diversifying project opportunities outside of the government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs)

    Capco Response

    Jul 17, 2017 – HR

    Thank you for your great review and we are delighted to hear that you have enjoyed working at Capco for the past 3 years!

    Your review sums up many of the fantastic benefits and opportunities Capco... More


  4. "Good place to start"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Consultant in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Associate Consultant in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Capco full-time

    Pros

    Easy Access to upper management
    Good support for employees
    Opportunities to influence the firm
    They invest in training

    Cons

    Boys Club
    In DC you tend to get stuck on really long projects

    Advice to Management

    Staff more intentionally based on skills and interests not just on availability and timing

    Capco Response

    Jul 18, 2017 – HR

    Thank you for taking the time to leave some feedback.

    We are delighted that you are enjoying many of the benefits Capco has to offer including a wide variety of learning and development... More


  5. "Principal"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Principal Consultant in Charlotte, NC
    Current Employee - Principal Consultant in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Quality of work-life balance is great. There is a very strong and positive firm culture and growth model. Also, the firm's truly cohesive structure and culture speak well to upper management and their leadership.

    Cons

    There isn't much I can write here...Management is scattered but it's part of the Management Consultant world so it's understandable.

    Advice to Management

    N/A

    Capco Response

    Jun 26, 2017 – HR

    Thanks for your great review!

    We are delighted to hear that you enjoy working at Capco and it's great to have you as part of the team. Capco's culture is one of the things which sets it apart from... More


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Consultant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Associate Consultant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Capco full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    People, prestigious clients, meaningful work, fantastic vacation compensation

    Cons

    Work can sometimes be stressful with deadlines

    Advice to Management

    Expand to more cities in the US

    Capco Response

    Apr 12, 2017 – HR

    Thank you for your positive review.

    We are delighted to hear that you enjoy working at Capco and all we offer as a firm from our talented employees to interesting work assignments, fast career... More


  7. "Good but always changing"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Capco full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -Compensation
    - Benefits
    - flexibility
    - Nice poeple

    Cons

    - Little Growth
    - Too Much Change
    - Weak support systems (Finance, HR, Compliance, Legal)
    - Lack of defining culture
    - Work hours
    - Weak Business Model

    Capco Response

    May 3, 2017 – HR

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review.

    As you mention, Capco offers market-leading benefits and we undertake regular compensation reviews to ensure that we remain competitive with the... More

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Consultant"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Consultant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Great people to work with
    -Solid work perks

    Cons

    -Lack of recognition
    -Ever increasing responsibilities because of cost-down/downsizing of team

    Advice to Management

    Engage the Associates wholeheartedly and actually give recognition where it is due.

    Capco Response

    Apr 4, 2017 – HR

    Thank you for taking the time leave a review.

    We are pleased that you are enjoying working with your talented colleagues and the market-leading benefits and perks which Capco offers.

    We are... More


  9. "Consulting ?? Really"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Management Consultant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Management Consultant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Capco full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great if you're in your 20s, fantastic place to learn about the industry, approachable people at all levels

    Cons

    Not alot, but need to stay clear of BAU roles, not really consulting. Owned by FIS but no major initiative for mobility across the different companies. All about billabilty

    Advice to Management

    Stay true to the Capco culture, taking too much notice of big brother

    Capco Response

    Mar 8, 2017 – HR

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We appreciate your feedback.

    As per your review, Capco's unique focus on financial services makes it a great place to learn about the industry... More


  10. Helpful (1)

    "It's a good company for fresh graduates, it provides good opportunities to let you get good experience."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant
    Current Employee - Consultant
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    I like the people, team and culture here.

    Cons

    Leadership has changed, don't know about the culture anymore.

    Capco Response

    Feb 28, 2017 – HR

    Thanks for taking the time to leave a review!

    We are delighted to hear that you are enjoying your experience as a graduate at Capco. We pride ourselves on our unique culture and collaborative work... More