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State Street Fund Accountant Reviews

Updated 28 Jun 2019

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State Street CEO Ronald O’Hanley
Ronald O’Hanley
10 Ratings
  1. "Depends on the team"

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    Current Employee - Fund Accountant in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at State Street for more than a year

    Pros

    don't think of any good

    Cons

    Cost saving, no sponsor for study,

    State Street2017-10-14
  2. Helpful (6)

    "Officer"

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    Former Employee - Fund Accounting Officer in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    non, do not go there, I have been asked during my interview if I do not mind to work with people from different cultures, first I would not never expect to be asked this type of question when applying for a job at global, international company, second I do not mind but lots of higher level management employees definatelly do...

    Cons

    low pay, long overtime hours not paid for above SA, no training, very poor IT support,bulling.....do not go there

    Advice to Management

    they do not care

    State Street2015-11-28
  3. "Fund Accountant"

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      Current Employee - Fund Accountant in Kraków

      I have been working at State Street full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      environment, team, activity management, work distribution, non overtime

      Cons

      people not well prepared, wage, promotions

      State Street2019-06-28
    • "Great Company"

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        Former Employee - Mutual Fund Accountant 

        I worked at State Street for less than a year

        Pros

        They have a Progressive culture

        Cons

        redundant processes and can get boring

        State Street2019-06-26
      • "Transitioning from Public Accounting into Private Equity Accounting"

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        Current Employee - Senior Fund Accounting Analyst in Atlanta, GA
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at State Street full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Salary & Benefits State Street offers above average salaries and benefits at the Senior Level that is unbeatable. Work Environment Everyone in the Atlanta office has a great attitude! It all trickles down from management all the way to the youngest intern. That positive demeanor around the office promotes quality work and comradery. The Atlanta Real Assets Fund Services group as a whole niche is volunteering...

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        Cons

        Rest assured, State Street Atlanta has done a great job bringing in new candidates that are competent, who has well-rounded characteristics and is willing and able to move along the team for the better without disturbing a strong foundation that has been set.

        State Street2019-06-07
      • "Fund Accounting Manager"

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        Former Employee - Senior Fund Accountant in Dublin, Dublin
        Doesn't Recommend
        Disapproves of CEO

        I worked at State Street full-time for more than 5 years

        Pros

        Nice colleagues, great environment in which to train an skill up.

        Cons

        Too much non-core work activiites, training modules, etc.

        State Street2019-06-20
      • "Get Some Experience and Get Out"

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        Former Employee - Mutual Fund Accountant in Kansas City, MO
        Doesn't Recommend
        Negative Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I worked at State Street full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Benefits, gym in the building

        Cons

        No training, you basically just watch someone for a couple weeks and they send you on your way.

        Advice to Management

        Treat your employees better and your turnover wouldn't be so high

        State Street2019-06-06
      • "Used to be a great place, the growth doesn't mean the improvement"

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        Former Employee - Fund Accounting Supervisor in Gdańsk
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        No Opinion of CEO

        I worked at State Street full-time for more than 5 years

        Pros

        - Great people, friendly environment - Benefits, trainings, company events for the employees - A lot of opportunities for promotion - Great locations in Cracow and Gdansk

        Cons

        - Salary is not competitive - Lack of work life balance when working in Fund Accounting divisions - Too agressive growth - not enough time for trainings, poor service quality - High turnover rate

        State Street2019-05-20
      • "Good place to work"

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          Current Employee - Fund Accountant 

          I have been working at State Street full-time

          Pros

          Easy work, good coworkers, engaging company

          Cons

          Low pay, very similar to a meat grinder

          State Street2019-05-16
        • "Worked for State Street for over 2years"

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          Current Employee - Fund Accountant 
          Recommends
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at State Street full-time for more than a year

          Pros

          Good place to start career Work/Life balance Pension Health insurance

          Cons

          Not easy to get promoted (based on who you know high up) Pay could be better

          Advice to Management

          Offer industry salary

          State Street2019-05-08
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