EY-Parthenon Reviews | Glassdoor

EY-Parthenon Reviews

Updated November 10, 2018
116 reviews

Filter

Filter

Full-timePart-time

3.9
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
EY-Parthenon Parthenon Founder, Senior Managing Director Bill Achtmeyer
Bill Achtmeyer
64 Ratings

116 Employee Reviews

Sort: PopularRatingDate

Pros
  • "Great culture - always someone you can ask" (in 12 reviews)

  • "Great people and great company culture" (in 11 reviews)

Cons
  • "Unpredictable work / life balance sometimes" (in 26 reviews)

  • "Because you have obligations to two case teams with the two-case model, hours can get pretty long(especially during busy periods)" (in 11 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Awesome culture and experience"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at EY-Parthenon full-time

    Pros

    Truly unique group of smart, nice, and driven people - couldn't ask for a better place to start my career coming out of college

    Cons

    At its peak, the workload can be a lot, but comes with the territory. Well worth it.


  2. "Consultant"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at EY-Parthenon full-time

    Pros

    Great small firm culture in spite of the fact that it's part of a much larger organization.

    Cons

    Emphasis on PE work can be exhausting.

  3. "Fine First Job"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Associate in Boston, MA
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Interesting puzzles, fast pace, reputation

    Cons

    Little opportunity for creativity and facetime becoming increasingly important


  4. "Senior Executive Assistant"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Executive Assistant
    Current Employee - Senior Executive Assistant
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EY-Parthenon full-time

    Pros

    Work Life Balance, Great Values, Career Growth Opportuities

    Cons

    None so far, good stuff

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up


  5. "Parthenon was AWESOME!"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - IT Support in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - IT Support in San Francisco, CA
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    I loved working for Parthenon in SF

    Cons

    Parthenon-EY, not so awesome.....micromanagers at EY like to say no to customers whenever possible.


  6. "Consultant"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at EY-Parthenon full-time

    Pros

    Smart people, good training, great colleagues. lots of opportunities to learn

    Cons

    work-life balance can be a challenge


  7. Helpful (1)

    "associate"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at EY-Parthenon full-time

    Pros

    salary, good culture, work hard play hard. at times interesting and relevant business problems

    Cons

    cookie cutter workstreams, capped on learning pretty early on, hours are really bad

    Advice to Management

    make career progression less a function of years exp and if you have MBA

  8. "Great Company"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Associate in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at EY-Parthenon full-time

    Pros

    I wish I had never left! Wonderful perks, benefits, culture, work.

    Cons

    Work-life balance is not the best.


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Associate"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at EY-Parthenon full-time

    Pros

    Pay, fantastic office, great case leadership

    Cons

    Unpredictable work / life balance sometimes


  10. "Associate"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EY-Parthenon full-time

    Pros

    Office location, benefits, career development

    Cons

    work-life balance, low-level tasks such as transcribing interviews

    Advice to Management

    Leverage resources to give associates better learning opportunities.


Showing 116 of 127 reviews
Reset Filters