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Janney Montgomery Scott Reviews

Updated Jan 7, 2020

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Janney Montgomery Scott President and CEO Tim Scheve (no image)
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70 Ratings
  1. "Great Company, Lots of Room For Growth"

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    Current Employee - Equity Research Associate in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Janney Montgomery Scott full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Management is supportive of growth and moving up within the company.

    Cons

    No major issues, occasional technology hiccups.

    Janney Montgomery Scott2019-12-09
  2. "Great people and team players"

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    Current Employee - Reg PCA 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Janney Montgomery Scott full-time

    Pros

    Very friendly and supportive team atmosphere.

    Cons

    Seems more financial services firms have salaried employees clock in and out these days...not really a complaint just about observation

    Janney Montgomery Scott2019-11-12
  3. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Engineer in Phila, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Janney Montgomery Scott full-time

    Pros

    Great start out pay. Team is awesome. The staff her is so nice and kind. Even the stock brokers are nice! I really love it here. Chances to move up the corporate ladder are great.

    Cons

    Only thing I can say is the 401k sucks and is not worth investing in and medical package is really high.

    Advice to Management

    None I can think Of, but keep doing what you are doing.

    Janney Montgomery Scott2019-07-11
  4. "Most "advisor centric" investment firm"

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    Current Employee - Executive Vice President in New Haven, CT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Janney Montgomery Scott full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    The most advisor centric investment firm in the US.

    Cons

    Lacks a trust department but have several trust alternatives

    Advice to Management

    Continue to involve financial advisors in decision making.

    Janney Montgomery Scott2019-04-01
  5. Helpful (4)

    "Love it"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Janney Montgomery Scott full-time

    Pros

    great location, great people, great work environment

    Cons

    an overwhelming amount of work, all women can get overwhelming

    Advice to Management

    try to listen to your employees

    Janney Montgomery Scott2018-03-12
  6. "review title"

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    • Senior Management
     in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Janney Montgomery Scott for more than a year

    Pros

    one of the best IT jobs I've ever had

    Cons

    nothing I can think of at the moment

    Janney Montgomery Scott2017-11-09
  7. "Great place to work!"

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    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Janney Montgomery Scott

    Pros

    Supportive and friendly people, always there to help

    Cons

    There are not many cons

    Janney Montgomery Scott2017-11-08
  8. "Great Starting Point"

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    Current Employee - Advisory Account Coordinator in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Janney Montgomery Scott full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Excellent company culture, friendly work environment, fair compensation, great work experience

    Cons

    Certain aspects of the operations jobs could be easily replaced with software advancements, this perpetually provides a small sense of urgency to quickly move to a different department or field

    Advice to Management

    N/A

    Janney Montgomery Scott2017-08-24
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Financial Advisor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Janney Montgomery Scott full-time

    Pros

    Home office wants to see you succeed and eager to help

    Cons

    Older Advisors that do not want to change business

    Janney Montgomery Scott2017-07-18
  10. "database developer"

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    Former Employee - Database Developer in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Janney Montgomery Scott full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great company with laid back work

    Cons

    opportunities for career growth may be minimal

    Janney Montgomery Scott2017-06-13
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