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Goldman Sachs Reviews

Updated Oct 14, 2019

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219 Ratings
  1. "Very good"

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    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Goldman Sachs

    Pros

    Money Nice people Beautiful office

    Cons

    In the wrong team work is not as enjoyable

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    Goldman Sachs2019-08-17
  2. "Great place to start career"

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

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    excellent brand responsibility from an early stage smart people

    Cons

    Runs like a lean start-up

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    Goldman Sachs2019-08-16
  3. "-"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    good personal development and travel opportunities

    Cons

    Strict corporate culture may not be for everyone

    Goldman Sachs2019-08-15
  4. "Great place"

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

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Lovely people, smart and ambitious. You get given responsibility very early on.

    Cons

    None as the place is really amazing.

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    Goldman Sachs2019-08-14
  5. "True to its political reputation"

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    Former Employee - Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    It is (for now) a still brand name.

    Cons

    Below-market comp and most of all, the culture that promotes politics and rewards loyalty over performance.

    Goldman Sachs2019-09-18
  6. "Best of the best"

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    Former Employee - Senior Strategist in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good place to learn a lot, compensation

    Cons

    Life-balance, long hours, future macro uncertainty (Brexit implications)

    Goldman Sachs2019-08-10
  7. "Great place to work"

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

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Learned a lot, friendly environment - great culture.

    Cons

    Long working hours, often until early hours of morning

    Goldman Sachs2019-08-05
  8. "Good learning curve"

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    Former Employee - Client Onboarding Analyst in London, England

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good learning curve, great experience to have on your resume, collaborative team

    Cons

    Stress, long hours, not clear enough progression plan

    Goldman Sachs2019-08-05
  9. "Best Experience you could ever get!!"

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

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Experience, blue chip deals, smart people, pressure to succeed, great networks.

    Cons

    Hours (if you're not that interested it can be hard). However I loved it!!

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    Goldman Sachs2019-07-21
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Fantastic culture of keeping people in the loop and supporting them to grow"

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

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    clear culture and principles dedicated managers

    Cons

    own experience can really depend on directly who you work for so spend time in interviews getting to know the hiring manager

    Goldman Sachs2019-07-17
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