Roland Berger Employee Reviews about "long working hours"

Updated Jan 15, 2021

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Pros
  • "Steep learning curve, good for personal growth(in 21 reviews)

  • "nice people, good environment and interesting projects(in 21 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours sometimes but it comes with the job(in 51 reviews)

  • "too stressful for personal life(in 9 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Intern

      Steep learning curve, good for personal growth

      Nov 25, 2020 - Intern 
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      Pros

      Steep learning curve, good for personal growth

      Cons

      long working hours, need to work on weekends sometimes

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Steep learning curve, good learning environment

      Sep 13, 2020 - Consultant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Opportunities to learn and grow. Diverse, interesting projects

      Cons

      Working hours. As a consultant, you do have to commit yourself to be a hard worker for learning opportunity.

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Typical consulting job with less than consulting perks

      Dec 14, 2019 - Business Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      1. Good team to work with 2. A substantial amount of ownership 3. Understanding top management

      Cons

      1. Long working hours, typically around 16 hrs a day while on a project 2. No pay for overtime 3. Expected to work overtime even on weekend 4. Pay lower than market average

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    4. 4.0
      Former Intern, less than 1 year

      Consultant Assistant

      Nov 23, 2015 - Summer Assistant Consultant in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      It's a good working environment at RB. The people there are helpful, collaborative, and really want to help you learn something at RB.

      Cons

      long hours, unpredictable work load; Long working hours, intense travel; The wage payment time is very long.Lack of access to SP500 projects, hence, less valuable benchmarking capabilities

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good company to work for

      Jul 18, 2016 - Summer Intern 
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      Pros

      Good company. Lots of opportunities.

      Cons

      Working hours are too long.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great German consultancy

      Jan 9, 2021 - Senior Consultant in München, Bavaria, Bavaria
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great German consultancy to work for. Great colleagues and peers

      Cons

      Long working hours can be expected

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Give up your life to boost your career

      Oct 3, 2020 - Senior Consultant in Stockholm, Stockholm, Stockholm
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Interesting work Great people (Everyone competent, lots of fun) Excellent compensation Great career opportunities (both internally and Rewards good performance Interesting clients Great personal development You learn a lot! See different industries, work with interesting companies and investors

      Cons

      Stressful Crazy work hours No work life balance Project mix not great (too much DD) You need to watch out for your own interesr (no one else will) Very varying quality of partners and principals

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    8. 4.0
      Former Intern, less than 1 year

      Challenging, restructuring focused

      Jan 15, 2021 - Intern in Berlin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      High responsibility, fast growth, friendly people

      Cons

      Working hours tend to get longer than benchmark

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great Teamwork

      Oct 21, 2020 - Graduate in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Great Team Culture - Educational Offers

      Cons

      - Long Working Hours - Hierarchical

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great strategy consulting workplace but tough working hours

      Nov 30, 2020 - Buisness Analyst 
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      Pros

      Heritage, Responsibility, Client Exposure, Salary

      Cons

      Tough working hours, competitive workplace,

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