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Updated 22 April 2019
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  1. "Not that bad"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Executive in London, England
    Former Employee - Executive in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at EY full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great place to work with fantastic work life balance and company benefits. Offices in Canary Wharf and London Bridge are amazing, including a great canteen.

    Cons

    Work pressures tend to escalate in busy periods and there is a strong corporate culture which may not be the right fit for everyone


  2. "Great!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EY full-time

    Pros

    Interesting work, advancement opportunities, strong leadership, and general autonomy when high performer.

    Cons

    work life balance, as is usual with public accounting.

  3. "Great professional training and people"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at EY full-time

    Pros

    Great people and good training programs providing a good foundation for further career progression.

    Cons

    Work can at some times be a bit monotonous


  4. "International Exposure"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at EY full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    International Exposure
    Excellent platform
    Good work ethic and professional standards

    Cons

    Audit is not the job that I wanted to do for long.
    pay is low.


  5. "great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in London, England
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EY full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    work life balance and growth opportunities

    Cons

    structure and hierarchy sometimes but not always


  6. "Good career foundation"

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    Current Employee - Part Qualified Audit Senior in Reading, England
    Current Employee - Part Qualified Audit Senior in Reading, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    A lot of different opportunities and learning experiences
    Wide variety of clients and teams to work with

    Cons

    Can be overly competitive which detracts from the team environment


  7. "Good organisation"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at EY full-time

    Pros

    Great people and lots of innovation

    Cons

    Takes a long time to get things approved and lots of duplication of efforts

  8. "Audit Grad Scheme"

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    Current Employee - Audit Senior
    Current Employee - Audit Senior

    I have been working at EY full-time

    Pros

    They pay for your ACA

    Cons

    Audit work is quite monotonous


  9. "Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at EY full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working hours, environment, people

    Cons

    Flat structure, inefficient processes and systems, limits to progression

    Advice to Management

    Forward looking journey


  10. "Great Times"

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    Former Employee - Director in Stockport, England
    Former Employee - Director in Stockport, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at EY full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great People excellent support and opportunity

    Cons

    Hi Stress and impacts on work life balance

    Advice to Management

    Keep an eye on peoples workload