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EY Reviews

Updated 20 September 2017
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  1. "EY review"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EY full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working, great teams, professional

    Cons

    Progression not obvious for all.

    Advice to Management

    Make sure people feel paid fairly for the work done.


  2. "Manager, Advisory"

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    Current Employee - Manager in London, England
    Current Employee - Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Interesting clients and engagement
    Sense of ownership in engagements
    Collaborative culture in engagements
    Flexible working

    Cons

    Ambiguity in appraisal and progression
    Risk appetite is low, risk takers consistently get burnt at year end
    Pay bands are not designed to cater to experienced hires

    Advice to Management

    Recognise that the business need to change and encourage and reward those who trying new models of engagement with industry and clients. Step out of the dark ages of annual appraisal cycle comparing people who are unique in their capabilities and experience. Complement fantastic communication with action on the ground.


  3. "Marketing Executive"

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    Current Employee - Marketing Executive in London, England
    Current Employee - Marketing Executive in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EY full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Work culture
    Flexible working
    Less politics
    Good training and development programmes
    Good leadership
    Less hierarchical
    Amazing offices around the world
    A lot of learning and interaction with influential and successful leaders

    Cons

    Team culture can differ
    Line manager is counsellor which can create problems
    Progression is slow
    Benefits could be better
    Bonuses not great

    Advice to Management

    None


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  5. "HR Manager"

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

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

    Pros

    Smart and hard-working people, desire to change and innovate, D&I culture

    Cons

    Some people work very long hours...


  6. "Building a better working world"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at EY full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The people at EY are awesome, felt like family

    Cons

    The hours are long and travel can be a bit much


  7. "Associate Manager"

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    Current Employee - Associate Supervisor in London, England
    Current Employee - Associate Supervisor in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people to work with, from all service lines and business sectors. Indeed there is a lot of intelligence.

    Cons

    The Global Culture is not easy manageable in smaller regions.

    Advice to Management

    Better catch up with Colleagues and increase the retention time of employees.


  8. "Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at EY full-time

    Pros

    Corporate culture and exposure to the executives of leading companies is a difinete advantage. Steep learning curve and supportive environment are also great.

    Cons

    Work life balance. Literally no excuses if you assigned to the project. Especially in corporate finance, where I worked.

    Advice to Management

    Let your people live more fulfilling lives.


  9. "One of the best employers to work for"

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    Former Employee - Manager in London, England
    Former Employee - Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent package (no real bonus though), full flexible working, great clients and projects, amazing people, brilliant support network and support in career development, fantastic training, inclusive environment

    Cons

    Difficult to get promoted, as so many talented peers and very in-transparent system, not easy to get on projects abroad

    Advice to Management

    Make promotion system more transparent, resourcing projects is often hit and miss, rather than truly skills/experience based


  10. "Great"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at EY full-time

    Pros

    Great to work with

    Cons

    Appraisal process not fair at year end

    Advice to Management

    Improve appraisal process


  11. "TS"

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

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

    Pros

    great experience and high learning curve

    Cons

    Long working hours are required


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