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"Management Consulting is a grueling profession"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

Pros

Exposure to senior management and decision makers

Cons

Long hours, lots of travel

Other Employee Reviews for Alvarez & Marsal

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Team oriented consulting firm with intelligent colleagues and interesting clients"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Director in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alvarez & Marsal full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Ideal for self-starters with entrepreneurial mindsets and ability to be successful in marketplace (i.e., ability to sell)

    Cons

    Fairly high pressure and thus not for everyone.

    Advice to Management

    Don't tolerate so many under-performing partners.


  2. "Great company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Intern in Washington, DC
    Former Intern - Intern in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Alvarez & Marsal as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Focused on developing skills
    Chance to be exposed to a wide array of engagements and companies to build breadth
    Great name recognition in the distressed asset space

    Cons

    Long hours
    Lower salaries than large competitors (BCG, McKinsey, Deloitte)
    Lots of lateral hires, fewer internal promotions
    Not nearly as much name recognition as other consulting firms

    Advice to Management

    Promote from within

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