PIMCO Reviews

Updated 10 Jun 2021

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3.9
75%
Recommend to a Friend
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PIMCO CEO Emmanuel Roman
Emmanuel Roman
117 Ratings
Pros
  • "Smart people help you learn quickly and want to help(in 53 reviews)

  • "Great culture-emphasize work life balance(in 19 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "If you don't know how to create your own work/life balance this may not be the place for you, but it's there if you know how to take advantage of it(in 41 reviews)

  • "Long hours but that's expectedd(in 34 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great job!

      9 May 2021 - Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      team and environment are great

      Cons

      working hours are often very long

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    2. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Avoid

      23 May 2021 - Former Employee in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      If you survive this place you can survive anything

      Cons

      Very long hours are expected from you Toxic environment Extremely unorganized Zero flexibility Managers are clueless and controlling Boring office / Very old school

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Great people, poor work-life balance, great place for MBAs

      4 May 2021 - Sales Manager in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      you can learn a lot from PMs and traders, people always ready to help

      Cons

      In account management, it's difficult to be promoted if you are not an MBA and/or your team does not make much revenues even if you have more responsibility or do better than others Internal story telling pays out

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Great opportunities

      6 Apr 2021 - Senior Vice President 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great retirement benefits and competitive comp

      Cons

      Work life balance can be challenging

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good intellectual and professional training

      24 Feb 2021 - Senior Account Executive in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      You will work with brilliant people, very smart and reactive

      Cons

      Will invest (a lot of) money in interns, junior analyst and associate but fall short of investing in their professional and personal development. Will prefer hire an MBA graduate instead.

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company!

      25 Feb 2021 - Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Career opportunities and benefits are good.

      Cons

      Long hours and high paced environment.

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Vice President account management

      10 Feb 2021 - Vice President in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Long hours very busy environment

      Cons

      Great opportunities to progress with the scale

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Mixed Bag

      8 Feb 2021 - Analyst in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company performance, bright minds, good pay, usually good work/life balance

      Cons

      Very hirarchic, very limited room to progress

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    9. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Avoid

      27 Mar 2021 - Portfolio Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Smart people, best when it comea to fixes income

      Cons

      bad work environment, no way to work yoursel up the ladder

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Analyst Salary

      23 Mar 2021 - Account Analyst in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fosters a good educational environment

      Cons

      Rigid in structure tasks and roles, unwilling to adapt

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