PwC - Great place to retrain for a few years if an experienced hire moving from industry to consulting | Glassdoor
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"Great place to retrain for a few years if an experienced hire moving from industry to consulting"

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Current Employee - Senior Manager in London, England (UK)
Current Employee - Senior Manager in London, England (UK)
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Collegiate and intellectual atmosphere
Exposure to high profile clients
Always engaging with the C suite when interfacing with clients

Cons

Very limited career progression for non-accountant niche specialists
Promotion more of a political game than a meritocracy
The Partners are often not all pulling together in the same direction and one can all too easilyget caught between opposing Partners

Advice to Management

More concentration needed on the needs of the individual rather than finding the next engagement

Other Employee Reviews for PwC

  1. "Challenging"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Travel opportunities
    Trainings
    Medical and dental plan

    Cons

    Overtime hours and scheduling can be difficult for many
    Awards and recognition do not match the amount of input by employees

    Advice to Management

    Provide more incentives for overtime and working weekends - providing days in lieu of for overtime in the form of holidays instead of giving unpaid time off in the summer.
    Provide budgets for team closing dinners to show appreciation of hardwork of each mandate (longer than 2 weeks)


  2. "Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Wild card for your future, wide variety of assignements if you manage to build an internal network

    Cons

    As growth slows down, the interest of the job and opportunities can vanish... just like any advisory firm though

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