Get the inside buzz from graduates at Knight Frank

8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2015)
"Hard-working, relaxed, friendly and professional."
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...

"When applying you should gain as much experience as you can, be it a summer internship..."

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

"The offices where I work are currently being renovated."

"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..."

"The best perk of working at Knight Frank is the interest-free season ticket loan..."

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

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

"I would say Knight Frank is generally good in this area although the City office..."

"I have found that access to managers varies hugely from department to department,..."

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

"If you are good, you will be promoted from within - a huge number of the equity partners..."

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

"In my current seat I am part of the City Agency team - day-to-day I carry out viewings,..."

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

"I think the graduate pay levels could be improved."

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

"Encouraging, approachable, direct."

"I chose Knight Frank for its reputation and because it is the best firm for Residential..."

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

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

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

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