Grant Thornton Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Sep 10, 2020

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  1. "Audit Associate"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Audit Associate in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great firm culture, diverse clients

    Cons

    Work life balance but it’s no different than any other big firm.

  2. "Terrible Raises & No bonus"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Audit Senior Associate in New York, NY

    I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time

    Pros

    Nice people to work with

    Cons

    Work life balance and salary are pretty bad


  3. "Good Experience"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Audit Associate in Cincinnati, OH
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Experience & exposure to high level senior management.

    Cons

    Lack of work life balance.

  4. "Okay if you work hard"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Associate Consultant in Arlington, VA

    I worked at Grant Thornton full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good resources to learn new skills

    Cons

    Work/life balance is a challenge

  5. "Public Accounting"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Unlimited PTO, nice coworkers, 12 weeks maternity leave paid 100%

    Cons

    Low pay, no work life balance, "bonus" are a joke, no diversity

  6. "Grant Thornton"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Manager, Audit Services in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great culture and the people there truly help build your career

    Cons

    Work life balance is challenging

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Terrible experience"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Some co workers were ok.

    Cons

    Disorganized management. Poor work life balance. Turnover. Lack of methodologies. Layoffs are common.

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  8. "Great Firm"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Associate Consultant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    They are an excellent firm to work for with good leadership as well as plenty of opportunities for professional development and to work on different projects. The work/life balance is great as well.

    Cons

    None so far, I enjoy working for this firm.

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  9. "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.

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great people, high expectations, OK pay."

    4.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Associate in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    There are a lot of young, smart, diverse people working at this company, but more so at the lower levels than the higher.

    Cons

    Work-life balance was not always prioritized. Very male and white at the top. A lot of micro management.

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    Grant Thornton Response

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    Thank you for sharing your feedback. We are disappointed to hear that this was your experience at Grant Thornton. We focus on offering our employees an environment to communicate openly, while enacting opportunities for our employees to advance within the firm regardless of their race, gender, background or experience. Grant Thornton celebrates having a diverse workforce and inclusive culture. For more about our diversity and inclusion initiative, please visit grantthornton.com/about-us/diversity-and-inclusion.

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