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"Long hours, high requirements, low pay"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at State Street full-time

Pros

flexible work from home arrangements
good benefits

Cons

place to get promoted if you are friendly with management even if not qualified
AVPs without university degrees in their field
long hours, lots of unpaid overtime
frequent technical issues, lead to low productivity

Advice to Management

listen to employees and show accountability

Other Employee Reviews for State Street

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Little if no job satisfaction"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Fund Accountant in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Current Employee - Fund Accountant in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Looks good on cv - decent stepping stone

    Cons

    boring
    repetitive
    demoralising work
    little responsibility in reality

    Advice to Management

    stop rewarding based on who has stuck around the longest as it's the people you are losing that you should be looking to keep


  2. "Great if you have no experience. Move on after two years."

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Fund Accountant in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Former Employee - Fund Accountant in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great training program if you are right out of college.

    Cons

    You are just another cog in the wheel.

    Advice to Management

    Invest in people! Turnover is their biggest issue!

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