BlackRock Reviews

Updated Sep 23, 2021

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Pros
  • "Good work life balance is encouraged(in 266 reviews)

  • "BlackRock has a great technology with lots of really smart people(in 169 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work life balance can be challenging(in 219 reviews)

  • "long hours when there are tight deadlines(in 190 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Excellent

      Sep 23, 2021 - Associate in Edinburgh, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible time off, culture, location

      Cons

      Hack element of culture can come back to bite when creating scale operations

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      -

      Sep 21, 2021 - Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Professionalism; culture; knowledge; life balance;

      Cons

      Still a feeling of a big company which sometimes should move quicker!

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good Env

      Sep 21, 2021 - Vice President in London, England, England
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      Pros

      great place to work, good culture

      Cons

      big corporation, restructure quite often

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Yeah good

      Sep 12, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great opportunities. Decent bonus and what not

      Cons

      The vendor doesn’t have many snacks

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good

      Sep 11, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good company and huge opportunity

      Cons

      None none none none none

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      BR

      Sep 6, 2021 - Data Analyst in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      VERY GOOD AND VERY NICE EXPERIENCE

      Cons

      not really have much to say

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work

      Sep 1, 2021 - Administrative Assistant in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great pay, great people and a very solid company

      Cons

      Not enough career progression for Administrators

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing people

      Aug 29, 2021 - Director 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The people, culture, collaboration, innovation

      Cons

      It can take time to make changes.

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    9. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Ruthless

      Sep 3, 2021 - Analyst in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay and compensation, that is about it.

      Cons

      Ruthless, there were often two rounds of redundancies per annum.

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Good pay and benefits...but they own you

      Sep 1, 2021 - Associate in Edinburgh, Scotland, Scotland
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      Pros

      Great pay, unlimited holiday, opportunities to learn

      Cons

      Huge workload, hardly any chance to take the 'unlimited' holiday , not at all family friendly

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