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8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2015)
"Encouraging, approachable, direct."
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
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
 

What insiders say about...

"At the outset there is a simple application form. You should understand the company..."

"The culture at Knight Frank is a good mix of social and hard working. People are..."

"The London office is in a great location on Baker Street, and the office has brilliant..."

"I have found that my working hours depend on the department: Asset Management is..."

"Pay is okay for a graduate but stays fixed for two years - future salaries will depend..."

"Lunches and coffees can be put on expenses which is a perk, as is being invited to..."

"The interview process is competitive but understandably so as the company wants to..."

"I was asked a mixture of competency based questions and questions about the property..."

"I am currently working in a paperless environment."

"Although it does depend on the size of the team; I have found that team managers..."

"Knight Frank's commitment to diversity is on-going."

"Naturally promotions are dependent on performance, and availability, but progression..."

"Excellent charity donations with support for named charities and time off allowed..."

"My day-to-day role is varied: spreadsheets, valuations, inspections, speaking to..."

"The partnership framework ensures the company is not aggressive or overly corpor..."

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

"You can do a rotation at Land Securities."

"Knight Frank rewards both work ethic and talent well, and is both professional and..."

"Knight Frank, as a global brand with personable employees, definitely stood out for..."

"The training programme here is great, and there are regular graduate training da..."

"Knight Frank is involved with Pathways to Property: an initiative to promote property..."

"I would like the firm to make us more aware from the outset of the competencies that..."

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