Get the inside buzz from graduates at M&G Investments

8.3 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2017)
"Inclusive, supportive and collaborative."
Culture
8.9 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.7 / 10
 
Hours
9.5 / 10
 
Salary
8.0 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.8 / 10
 
 
Training
8.0 / 10
 

Pros

  • The rotational scheme means that there is varied work available for graduates.
  • There’s a good ethos of approachability and support throughout the whole company.
  • M&G is committed to developing graduates and investing in training.
  • Flexibility around hours means that there is a good work/life balance.

Cons

  • There can be a lack of transparency regarding career progression.
  • While processes are being updated, some can still seem slow moving.
  • Some systems are outdated and can make extra work for people.
  • Some find there is a lack of space in the office, although the company is planning to move to a new building soon.

What insiders say about...

"Research M&G in comparison to their competitors, what do they offer that others don't...."

"Driven worth ethic but relaxed environment. Senior employees don't brush off younger..."

"The office is lovely but it's run out of room. The desks are packed in and there..."

"I'm usually in 9.00 am – 5.30 pm although there are never any problems if you want..."

"Decent package. However, it can be demoralising doing more work than new people in..."

"Good subsidised canteen. Offers for tickets at the O2. Dinners and lunches as a reward..."

"The interview and assessment process was very thorough with a number of stages designed..."

"During my interviews I was asked questions on my CV, on what I knew about the company,..."

"I wouldn't say it was a particular priority from the way it is communicated."

"Most managers make a real effort to speak to new employees."

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

"Depends very much on the team and where opportunities open up."

"We have a charity committee and charity fund."

"In general I am given very interesting work and graduates are given significant responsibility..."

"The graduate scheme at M&G is a brilliant opportunity to gain exposure to the numerous..."

"Perhaps too relaxed a working environment."

"We invented the unit trust."

"Committed to developing individuals."

"Some friends of mine had done internships at M&G and they highly praised the company..."

"We get strong support when doing chartered financial analyst training. This support..."

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

"Make sure all managers are well briefed on how to get the most out of a new graduate..."

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