BlackRock
3.2 of 5 555 reviews
www.blackrock.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Good company to work for

Vice President (Former Employee)
London, England

I worked at BlackRock full-time for more than a year

ProsFriendly atmosphere, hard working but fun.

ConsRemains very NY-centric, and people will often refer decisions to senior management even if it is within their remit.

Advice to Senior Managementde-centralise management - there are good people outside NY who can get the job done.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Given opportunities to learn and grow, supportive culture and process driven

Data Analyst (Current Employee)
London, England

I have been working at BlackRock full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Evolution and change are well managed and people pay attention to the quality of the delivery and communication. … Cons: Some of the technology stack is dated and seems overly complex.… Advice to Senior Management: Ask for more anonymous advice and reviews of large technical changes.… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Tremendous growth opportunity

Vice President (Current Employee)
London, England

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


Pros: Global footprint and variety of roles available. Customer focused culture.… Cons: Bureaucratic, hierarchical, politics driven culture. Frequent organization reorganizations. Decision making… Advice to Senior Management: Be more agile, Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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