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8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2015)
"The firm has a family atmosphere and good progression."
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...

"It is important to do your research and understand both the structure of the business..."

"The company has a fantastic atmosphere about it, with friendly staff who are good..."

"The office has a smart dress code."

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

"I think that the pay is fair for a graduate, but I do find that it is still difficult..."

"Perks of working here include tickets to events when entertaining clients."

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

"I was asked a number of personal- (such as illustrating a time when I showed leadership..."

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

"I would say managers are excellent here - the senior partner seems to know everyone..."

"In my experience, I do not think that Knight Frank are the most diverse company."

"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..."

"It can vary substantially but in general I have had large amounts of client contact..."

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

"Although more opportunities to cross between the residential and commercial parts..."

"Knight Frank is the largest independently-owned property firm in the world."

"A professional, passionate and hard-working firm."

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

"There are countless opportunities to do extra training and my teams have both been..."

"There are probably more applicants are from privileged backgrounds (as it is expensive..."

"I think that longer rotations for residential schemes and greater choice in departments..."

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