TARGETjobs black logo
City scape

Get the inside buzz from graduates at EY-Parthenon

8.7 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2016)
"Friendly atmosphere, approachable and transparent management..."
Culture
9.2 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
9.2 / 10
 
Hours
6.3 / 10
 
Salary
9.5 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.7 / 10
 
 
Training
8.3 / 10
 

Pros

  • 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.

Cons

  • 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...

"Case study practice is most important – do as much as you can with as many different..."

"Parthenon has a very flat and non-hierarchical organizational structure, where everyone..."

"Dress code is business casual. The office is very nice and in the West End so there..."

"In my experience, hours are flexible so long as you give advance notification."

"Extremely competitive salary and bonus."

"Regular, fun social nights out. Dinner if you're working late and taxi home."

"The process consisted of two rounds of interviews - three case studies and a fit..."

"I did four case interviews in total - one of them involved estimating the number..."

"Parthenon recycles paper and waste same as everyone else."

"Managers are really accessible. Even though I have an officially assigned mentor,..."

"The employer's commitment to diversity is very good. There's an effort to recruit..."

"The first promotion point is to senior associate after two years. After this, there..."

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

"My main responsibilities are the analysis of data collected through surveys and other..."

"Large variety in projects in a short time period."

"Long work hours due to double-staffing model."

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

"Friendly atmosphere, approachable and transparent management team."

"Everyone I'd met at recruiting events had been friendly and seemed to genuinely enjoy..."

"Hard skills training is excellent, and every year all offices go to Boston for a..."

"We have people from a variety of different socio-economic backgrounds."

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

Remember to mention TARGETjobs when contacting employers!

Top