Morgan Stanley Employee Reviews about "work environment"

Updated Dec 17, 2020

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  1. "Great starting gig"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Client Relationship Associate 

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    As a recent graduate making 50k right out the gate was a dream come true Ability to work from home made for a very stress free working environment

    Cons

    Required licensing to keep the position Management was made up of a bunch of squares

  2. "Morgan stanley"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Denver, CO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Great team, great work environment, great company

    Cons

    Corporate environment, must work for what you want


  3. "Great learning opportunities but low pay and lots of bureaucracy"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Credit Risk Associate in New York, NY

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - learning opportunities - dynamic work environment and clarity on career progression

    Cons

    - bad systems - beurocratic inefficiencies - have to really fight for raises

  4. "Great Place to work at if looking for a career - Not just a job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President - Technology in Marietta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Competitive Work Environment. No time to get bored. Plenty of opportunities to learn and grow

    Cons

    If you don't know how to manage your career, your responsibilities will quickly surpass your compensation

  5. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Analyst in New York, NY

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Supportive colleagues, easy location, leader in field

    Cons

    Long hours, demanding work environment

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    "Great Company, until you're a casualty of their bi-annual random lay-offs"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director in Baltimore, MD
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Demanding work environment with young teammates.

    Cons

    A couple of times a year they lay-off randomly to accommodate for the incoming (cheaper labor) analyst program.

  7. "Great working environment to grow"

    3.0
    Former Contractor - Attorney in New York, NY

    I worked at Morgan Stanley

    Pros

    Great working environment to grow

    Cons

    No one on one time with management

  8. "-"

    5.0
    Former Intern - Intenrship 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley for less than a year

    Pros

    professionalism, culture, people, and learning environment

    Cons

    no real cons other than the fast-paced work environment

  9. "Morgan Stanley"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Wealth Management Associate 

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Good working environment for employees

    Cons

    People get lost in the shuffle at a large organization

  10. "Former employee of Morgan Stanley"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Executive Director, Technology 

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Flexible work environment, highly collaborative, mostly support work

    Cons

    High Stress, high probability of layoff

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