Grant Thornton Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Sep 1, 2020

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  1. "Tax Intern"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Tax Internship in Cleveland, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Grant Thornton full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly staff who really helped the interns grow.

    Cons

    Long hours during busy season

  2. "Good place to start"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Audit Associate in Charlotte C H, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Overall good company. Experience will vary based on team.

    Cons

    Long hours, travel micro management.


  3. "GT"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Advisory Experienced Manager in Washington, DC

    I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    People, culture, career starter, leadership

    Cons

    Public accounting firm, long hours

  4. "Great Culture"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Audit Senior in Fort Lauderdale, FL

    I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Competitive pay in the public accounting industry and an awesome culture

    Cons

    None (aside from long hours during busy season which is to be expected)

  5. "Account associate"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Accounting Associate in Cleveland, OH

    I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time

    Pros

    Challenging and interesting and get to see a wide variety of companies.

    Cons

    Poor work life balance and long hours.

  6. "Great people and experience, but you burn out quickly"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Audit Senior Associate in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time

    Pros

    Gain experience in a lot of different markets, get promoted quickly if you put in the effort, and great people to work with

    Cons

    Long hours outside of busy season, far commute (at least in the SF office as we do not have a lot of large public companies in the city), very low bonus, not very many additional employee "perks" with the exception of unlimited vacation days.

  7. "Good Learning Experience"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Audit Associate in Irvine, CA
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Grant Thornton full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Loved the people at my level, reinforced good working habits.

    Cons

    Long hours, bad pay, bad benefits. The partners only care about $$

  8. "Grant Thornton"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Auditor in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time

    Pros

    Friendly environment Have a lot of learning opportunities

    Cons

    Long hours during busy season

    Grant Thornton Response

    People & Culture

    Thank you for taking the time to post your review! So happy to hear you are able to learn and grow.. Our people really are the foundation to the amazing culture we have, and it sounds like we are lucky to have you on our team.

  9. "You learn a lot."

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Construction Super in Fort Lauderdale, FL

    I worked at Grant Thornton full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    You are exposed to a great deal of knowledge that will help you in your career in either public accounting or private industry.

    Cons

    Typical public accounting cons. Long hours and deadlines to meet.

  10. "Enjoyable experience"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Copy Boy in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Ability to learn and grow Great exposure to various industries

    Cons

    Long hours, can be very demanding

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