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FTI Consulting Reviews

Updated July 26, 2017
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  • Work life balance is a challenge (in 42 reviews)

  • Sometimes too busy so long hours, need to be active in looking for other projects otherwise you can be stuck with one type of project (in 30 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA
    Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA
    Recommends

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great company to work for. They really care about your growth and development.

    Cons

    As FTI is mainly a consulting company. So being a developer can sometimes feel a little strange from a corporate level. But they are developing great software, and it is a great team to work with.


  2. "Consultant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    life work balance, most of the time not busy

    Cons

    people are not mixed well between different groups

  3. "Consultant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Interesting projects, opportunity to work on variety of projects, good company culture, environment that encourages collaboration, intelligent colleagues

    Cons

    None since my time here


  4. "Like a prison camp"

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    Current Contractor - Document Review Attorney in Miami, FL
    Current Contractor - Document Review Attorney in Miami, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at FTI Consulting as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Decent pay, benefits and location

    Cons

    Prison camp environment with cameras on you and prison guards, sorry, project managers and room monitors always watching over you in case you commit the crime of revealing your cell phone. Project managers, with one or two exceptions, are petty people who act discriminatorily in favor of those they like without regard to merit. Many people hate working there, including me, and would never go back. Avoid this place, unless you are willing to sacrifice your dignity and self respect for $24/hr.

    Advice to Management

    Review the track record of your project managers you will unearth the misery they are dispensing and learn why so many hate working for FTI.


  5. "Executive Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Executive Assistant
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great working environment for collaboration and support on projects

    Cons

    Limited opportunity for moving up the company ladder for certain positions

    Advice to Management

    recognize the excellent internal resources you have available in house


  6. "Consultant"

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    Current Employee - Consultant
    Current Employee - Consultant
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Smart and diverse team, interesting case work.

    Cons

    unpredictable workload and lack of cross segment collaboration.


  7. "good company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good work life balance
    Smart colleagues
    Good problem space

    Cons

    No clear strategy to gain market share by leadership

    Advice to Management

    Remove the inefficiencies and stream line the organization

  8. "FTI Consulting"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Intelligent people and interesting work

    Cons

    I have none so far.


  9. "Great place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Wonderful People and great location

    Cons

    None that I can think of


  10. "Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Penn Pitt, PA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Penn Pitt, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Challenging environment, good people. Good work life balance.

    Cons

    Promotions and bonuses somewhat arbitrary. Management occasionally is do what I say not what I do.


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