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8.7 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2016)
"Challenging, interesting, fair."
9.2 / 10
Offices & Dress
9.2 / 10
6.3 / 10
9.5 / 10
8.7 / 10
8.3 / 10


  • A wide variety in the portfolio of cases means quick learning progression.
  • There is a very generous benefits package.
  • A very flat hierarchy. People in all positions work and socialise together.
  • The remuneration is very competitive within the industry.


  • Though flexible, the hours are regularly long.
  • There can often be little time for preparation on new cases.
  • Associates must be able to learn very quickly.
  • The workload can be unpredictable at times.

What insiders say about...

"Be prepared for case studies - a good tip is to practise with others."

"There is a strong emphasis on culture at Parthenon - I haven't seen a place like..."

"Both our current (Sloane Street) and future (Charing Cross) locations are excellent...."

"As long as you finish the work that you need to do, it doesn't really matter how..."

"Pay is top of the industry. Bonuses become very attractive after your first year...."

"There are lots of fun activities, particularly in the summertime."

"Candidates submit a CV and cover letter and then undergo two rounds of interviews..."

"Use data given to find when a fictional school will break even. Find the UK market..."

"Parthenon makes an effort to recycle both paper and waste from the kitchen."

"There is a great mentorship culture at Parthenon for both personal and professional..."

"We have a diverse office with people from various backgrounds."

"Being a part of a growing company means there is opportunity for employees to grow..."

"Parthenon has a developed internal charity/donations programme."

"As an associate, you are given a large amount of responsibility to take ownership..."

"The great people and fun social atmosphere."

"Long hours, demanding timelines."

"We have lunch together every Friday as an office. One of the partners was a Pharmacist...."

"Nice environment to work in surrounded by motivated individuals."

"Nice people, salary, and fast career progression."

"We had a three week training program in the US at head office upon starting, which..."

"Parthenon could do more in terms of social mobility, but it is difficult attracting..."

"Make more of an effort to get the first years to speak up in meetings. It builds..."

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