Get the inside buzz from graduates at J.P. Morgan

8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 12 ratings in 2017)
"Rewarding, intellectually stimulating, supportive and challenging."
Culture
9.3 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.4 / 10
 
Hours
7.5 / 10
 
Salary
8.4 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.7 / 10
 
 
Training
8.9 / 10
 

Pros

  • The company is very supportive across all levels including senior management.
  • New employees in some business areas (such as markets) are sent on a six-week training course in New York, which is very popular.
  • Hours are seen as being very fair and flexible for the industry.
  • Graduate employees feel that the salary offered by the company is incredibly competitive.

Cons

  • While work varies, there are inevitably admin tasks in every role.
  • The size of the company means it can be hard to avoid bureaucracy.
  • Some feel that it can be hard to know where they fit in such a large company.
  • The pay process could be more transparent.

What insiders say about...

"Be yourself. J.P. Morgan is interested in hiring individuals so there is no stereotypical..."

"I've never experienced the concept of face time and I have always felt comfortable..."

"A lot of focus is placed on training, with both the graduate scheme and your own..."

"We have very nice offices in Canary Wharf. The location is close to where I live..."

"The flexibility has been amazing. I am not a morning person so I work flexible hours..."

"The remuneration in credit risk is very generous and increases as you progress through..."

"As a first-year credit analyst, you are sent to New York to take part in a six-week..."

"You will be asked to give presentations and perform group exercises."

"Tell me about your academic and social life."

"JPM is pledging to support renewable power for 100% of the company's global energy..."

"Managers are very accessible and have time specifically dedicated to the junior population...."

"Diversity is something we work on continuously."

"The promotion process needs to be more transparent and internal opportunities could..."

"I am working on a project in which I have been given real responsibility and accountability..."

"Getting client exposure and very high responsibility from the offset. There's access..."

"I guess the main thing I see as a negative is that our company is so large. It can..."

"We have inherited most of our office space from companies that have either gone bankrupt..."

"Inclusive and striving towards the future."

"The J.P. Morgan brand is known for always doing the right thing for the client. I..."

"The initial seven weeks of training prior to joining the desk was very helpful. I..."

"Provide kitchen facilities as well as the canteen."

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