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"A very good start to a career"

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Former Employee - Fund Accountant, Associate I in Boston, MA
Former Employee - Fund Accountant, Associate I in Boston, MA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at State Street full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Great systems, very reputable company, great benefits.

Cons

paid is on the low side, but consistent with all the other entry level fund accounting jobs.

Advice to Management

depends on your group, my group was great, so communication was excellent

Other Employee Reviews for State Street

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    "Good and bad"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at State Street full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Benefits and support for flexible-work arrangements
    Affinity networks
    Wide breadth of financial services functions - can learn a lot within the company
    Expansion of mentoring programs ~ good but better for entry level

    Cons

    Talent acquisition process is slow and is non-responsive
    Not paid market equivalent salary
    Lack of growth / career roadmap beyond entry level associate
    Political environment ~ can be cut-throat in some divisions more so than anywhere else I've worked at


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Trade Processing Operations"

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    Current Employee - Trade Processing Operations
    Current Employee - Trade Processing Operations
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Exposure to many industry products depending on your team

    Cons

    Long hours, low salary/bonus, little to zero growth opportunity

    Advice to Management

    Reward your employees for their work

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