Get the inside buzz from graduates at Knight Frank

8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2015)
"A professional, passionate and hard-working firm."
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..."

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

"The Head Offices are well located in central London with good facilities, and are..."

"It varies from department to department but in general as long as you are efficient..."

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

"Perks include: the group pension, discounts at local retailers/salons, a cycle to..."

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

"Questions included: why did I want to work for Knight Frank? And why did I want to..."

"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..."

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

"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,..."

"In my experience the firm welcome you as an employee, not a graduate, and recognise..."

"Our rotations are usually three months long, so you don't get much of a chance to..."

"In 1921 Knight Frank sold the entire town of Reigate for £200,000."

"An inclusive, fun, professional and prestigious firm."

"Knight Frank offers the opportunity to travel, work and live abroad."

"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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