Dow Jones Reviews

Updated 4 Mar 2021

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  • "Lots of upper management turnover that results in inconsistent job stability and overall confusion on many levels in terms of responsibilities(in 23 reviews)

  • "Senior management is selfish, rude, and do not even talk to their junior-level employees(in 22 reviews)

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  1. "Smart people, important job"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Innovation Director in Bristol, England

    I have been working at Dow Jones full-time

    Pros

    Excellent colleagues Purpose Great brand

    Cons

    Lack of internal investment Slow investment cycles

  2. "good environment"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Billing Specialist 

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

    Pros

    salary, people, environment, flexible working

    Cons

    none a good place to work


  3. COVID-19

    "Good place to work with nice people"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Coordinator in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dow Jones full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good place to work nice people Varied work ( everyday is different so it’s not boring ) Easy to access office (right outside one of the exits in London Bridge station) Easy to balance work/life Has many learning/development opportunities and courses

    Cons

    Would’ve been 5 stars if pay was higher but I started working after lockdown so it’s alright for the work I do now

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  4. "Good environment"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Finance in London, England

    I worked at Dow Jones full-time

    Pros

    Environment, office, team and time

    Cons

    Only the salary was a bad aspect

  5. "no career development"

    1.0
    Current Employee - Editorial 

    I have been working at Dow Jones full-time

    Pros

    only few recent layoffs recently

    Cons

    no career development plans unfortunately

  6. "A c welcoming company"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Team Assistant in London, England

    I have been working at Dow Jones full-time

    Pros

    Benefits Culture depending on the office D&I efforts

    Cons

    Strict policies Hierarchy on everything A multinational company means there's plenty of steps to fulfill and get approvals for every single thing.

  7. "Good company, going through change, could be more"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Director in London, England

    I have been working at Dow Jones full-time

    Pros

    Solid benefits, great energy, idea and potential.

    Cons

    Bureaucratic, senior executive challenges, legacy constraints.

  8. COVID-19
    Helpful (1)

    "It is a nice company to work with if you like work-life balance"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Dow Jones full-time

    Pros

    The company provides a lot of support and extra benefits for employees during the pandemic.

    Cons

    The quality of people here is very so-so.

  9. "London is not where careers progress"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Marketing Director in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Dow Jones full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great culture, great office location

    Cons

    Everything is centered around the NY office. The good promotions and best career opportunities are there. London employees are an afterthought.

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Interesting org for sure"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Solution Analyst 

    I worked at Dow Jones full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good tech and vision for future

    Cons

    Immature management and poor communication

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