Get the inside buzz from graduates at M&G Investments

8.4 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 15 ratings in 2016)
"Proud, supportive, relaxed."
Pros: 
  • Lots of early responsibility for those who want it and show the required skills.
  • A good ethos of teamwork and support throughout the whole company.
  • M&G is committed to developing graduates and investing in training.
  • There’s a strong pension scheme along with other benefits.
Cons: 
  • Career progression can be slow due to a low turnover of employees.
  • There is a lack of certainty about where you'll end up at the end of the graduate programme.
  • Some systems are outdated and can make extra work for people.
  • Some have found a lack of space in the office, though the company is planning to move to a new building in 2018.
Culture
8.9 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.4 / 10
 
Hours
9.5 / 10
 
Salary
7.8 / 10
 
 
Diversity
9.0 / 10
 
 
Training
8.3 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"The application process involved an online application followed by a competency test...."

"M&G has one of the best work cultures as it is a very nurturing and productive environment...."

"The offices are extremely nice, especially if you are in the Nomura building. We..."

"Hours vary between teams but are reasonable across M&G. Different teams have varying..."

"Could be slightly higher but I think this is more a symptom of living in a very expensive..."

"Pension contribution, Prudential shares at a discount, Healthcare."

"The selection process is an enjoyable, but testing challenge. It consists of many..."

"The obvious ones (why this industry? Why this firm? Why this scheme?) as well as..."

"Being green is obviously not a priority but there is a noticeboard with targets."

"Managers are easy to talk to, they provide continuous feedback and are very supportive..."

"This is apparently one of the best places to work if you have children. There is..."

"Good opportunities when rolling off the graduate schemes. Though there seems to be..."

"We have a charity committee and charity fund."

"The rotation system means your day-to-day responsibilities vary depending upon the..."

"I feel like a key team-player from the very first day and gain insight into a wide..."

"Perhaps too relaxed a working environment."

"We're one of the few companies under Prudential."

"Creates an enjoyable working environment and invests in its employees."

"M&G has a good name and presence. On top of that the culture convinced me to accept..."

"One-month training to begin the grad scheme. Followed by paid-for lessons for finance..."

"M&G run an apprenticeship scheme which allows those without a degree to enter many..."

"Maybe shorten the length of rotations and increase their number so graduates can..."

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