Get the inside buzz from graduates at Knight Frank

8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2015)
"A global property consultancy partnership with a friendly, open and professional ethos."
Culture
8.9 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.7 / 10
 
Hours
7.9 / 10
 
Salary
6.4 / 10
 
 
Diversity
7.3 / 10
 
 
Training
9.2 / 10
 

Pros

  • Pleasant colleagues make the working environment friendly and enjoyable
  • Frequent opportunities to work on high profile, prestigious projects
  • Knight Frank encourages graduates to work abroad at some point
  • Lots of career progression opportunities - many of the company's equity partners started out as graduates

Cons

  • Graduates do not have a lot of choice over which rotations they get
  • The competencies necessary for progression are not always made clear
  • You may find yourself spending 6 months in a rotation that you don't enjoy
  • Diversity is a little lacking at present but they are working on this

What insiders say about...

"Try to draw on your past experience to back up your skill set. Show a strong work..."

"There are plenty of opportunities to socialise and meet people across the business,..."

"The offices are well located. In terms of dress code, the staff should wear a tie,..."

"My working hours are on average 8:10am until around 6:30pm. There isn't a lot of..."

"I believe the pay here is slightly higher than average and includes a starting bonus..."

"There is a great extra-curricular scene: sports, charity events, etc. These things..."

"The application process for Knight Frank actually seemed the most straightforward..."

"I was asked several HR competency questions, technical questions, questions related..."

"I am unsure of efforts to reduce the firm's carbon footprint at their other offices,..."

"Internal communication is excellent, and the appraisal system keeps you on track..."

"It's quite hard to comment on this matter, as a graduate as I personally have had..."

"It is your prerogative to excel, with the potential to becoming at equity partner..."

"Knight Frank is very good in terms of corporate social responsibility - it has a..."

"I have been given much greater responsibility than I expected at work. The team is..."

"One plus is the really great team: everyone is extremely helpful and friendly."

"In my experience, rotations can be too short to get enough experience in a particular..."

"You can do a rotation at Land Securities."

"Friendly and personable, they support whatever path you choose in your career and..."

"I chose to apply to the firm as they have a good reputation, and I was impressed..."

"The company offers plenty of training to ensure you are prepared for APC."

"Knight Frank hold career fairs at schools and offer an APC programme which would..."

"My experience at the firm means that there is not much that I would change, but perhaps..."

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