Get the inside buzz from graduates at Knight Frank

8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2015)
"Global property company, that allows opportunities in numerous different areas within the company and globally."
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...

"I would recommend that applicants try and have as much work experience as possible..."

"The firm has a very sociable culture in a sociable industry."

"The offices are very good, and having the gym in the basement and a café are huge..."

"The hours can be fairly flexible but this is dependent upon the department you are..."

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

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

"I am currently working in a paperless environment."

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

"At present the majority of the staff at Knight Frank are men, but this is probably..."

"I think that there are great prospects for career progression at the firm. In a company..."

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

"Day-to-day I undertake a combination of valuations, consultancy and agency work."

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

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

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

"There is a great company culture at the firm."

"Knight Frank gave the best presentation from any of the companies when we visited..."

"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..."

"It would be nice to have more independent choice over which rotation you get."

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