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Get the inside buzz from graduates at Baillie Gifford & Co

8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 10 ratings in 2015)
"Very friendly, professional and aspirational place to work."
  • The 3 year training programme is comprehensive and allows grads to get a good understanding of the company
  • Graduates are able to work independently on interesting, varied projects
  • Starting out can be a little daunting, though support is available
  • Graduates could benefit from having more time to prepare for their CFA exam
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What insiders say about...

"Read fund fact-sheets/updates on the Baillie Gifford website to get a flavour for..."

"We have a flat structure and work in small teams. There is occasional socialising,..."

"Work hours are 9:00am to 5:00pm, but the general culture is to arrive a little early..."

"The pay is competitive for a graduate scheme and the bonus and pension scheme are..."

"Baillie Gifford is looking for a particular type of person for their investment management..."

"Managers are very friendly and approachable and always are available to ask ques..."

"I write reports on companies, trying to gauge their long-term future profits."

"Baillie Gifford offers you continuous training (technical, financial, soft skills)..."

"I have heard from some co-workers that the worst thing about working at this company..."

"Excellent investment firm."

"Training is excellent - both inhouse and external is a very high standard."

"I think the company should give you more time off for CFA study."

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