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Northern Trust Reviews

Updated August 10, 2017
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  • Senior management promotes an opt out culture (in 27 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    Helpful (12)

    "Outstanding Company to Work For"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Northern Trust full-time

    Pros

    Northern Trust has good benefits, PTO, welcoming atmosphere, value work life balance and career mobility. I have been with the company for over 2 years and I've been very pleased with the way they treat their employees.

    Cons

    At this time I have no cons


  2. "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    various opportunities to grow your career

    Cons

    may be to "traditional" of a company, lacks innovation

  3. "Anonymous"

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

    I have been working at Northern Trust as an intern

    Pros

    Culture is a positive part

    Cons

    Unsure about any cons now

    Advice to Management

    None


  4. "Consultant"

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    Current Employee - Consultant in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Consultant in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Northern Trust full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Pretty straight-forward. Depends on the hiring manager's style, as usual.

    Cons

    Nothing to note as a Con


  5. "Working Together"

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    Current Employee - Systems Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Systems Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Northern Trust full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Everyone I have worked with at NT is committed to doing a good job and working together to accomplish the goals of the business. NT Partners have good attitudes, kind and understanding and move the business forward without completely burning people out.

    Cons

    It isn't the most "exciting" place to work.


  6. "A Solid Reputation for a Reason"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Northern Trust full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    The Company tries to succeed on all levels. The leadership and partners are diligent, honest and ethical. The Company moves forward while keeping its roots in mind.

    Cons

    Typical growing pains of a global organization.


  7. "Integrity and trust are what this company is built on."

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Vice President in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Senior Vice President in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Northern Trust full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Inclusive, caring place to work where you can be heard. Executives make themselves accessible.

    Cons

    Pay for performance and difficulty in moving up.

  8. "Outstanding organization!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Northern Trust full-time

    Pros

    Professional & High integrity! Challenging work!

    Cons

    There are none at all


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Great Place to Work and Grow personally and professionally."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Northern Trust full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great culture that prides in integrity, expertise, and service.

    Cons

    A conservative company that's made a commitment to advance technology and make change a way of life.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to engage with employees at all levels as always.


  10. "Good place"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Northern Trust full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Everything is great about this company. Really good benefits

    Cons

    Not a thing thus far


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