Get the inside buzz from graduates at Montagu Evans

8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2016)
"A traditional partnership which punches above its weight and is among the top firms in the industry."
Pros: 
  • The salary is seen as being highly competitive within the industry.
  • Graduates feel they are given higher levels of responsibility than at other firms.
  • Having a smaller team means you will regularly be working directly with partners.
  • There is a friendly feel to the office with regular socialising.
Cons: 
  • Certain areas of the graduate scheme could use a little more structure.
  • Graduates were given a lot of training early on but felt it became lacking later in the scheme.
  • Holiday allowance is not as high as elsewhere.
  • Graduates often work longer hours than they are contracted for.
Culture
9.0 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.9 / 10
 
Hours
7.5 / 10
 
Salary
8.7 / 10
 
 
Diversity
6.6 / 10
 
 
Training
7.3 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"My advice is to keep a keen eye on the property press and be enthusiastic!"

"Depends on each team – some work more as individuals and some work collectively..."

"Great office in a perfect location in Mayfair. Cycle parking and showers are brilliant...."

"On average my hours are 8.30 am – 6.30 pm. Fairly flexible, although at graduate..."

"There is a discretionary bonus scheme for graduates, which follows company-wide success..."

"Pension scheme. Box at the O2. Being sociable with team nights out."

"There are two rounds of interviews with different partners who are very comforting..."

"I was asked a mixture of both academic, practical and social questions."

"Unsure of what we do to improve our carbon footprint, aside from switching to a less..."

"My mentor is very accessible as they work within the same team as me. I would feel..."

"There are fewer women in the office. However, this could be a reflection of the industry..."

"There is a lack of surveyors and senior surveyors at the firm so once you qualify..."

"Montagu Evans offers continued support to the charity, Land Aid."

"I have been given an increasing amount of responsibility and now work autonomously..."

"Freedom and trust within my job."

"Filling in timesheets."

"The founder of Montagu Evans coined the phrase 'Nihil Pro Certo Hebrte’ which translated..."

"A friendly firm of property professionals. Very well regarded in the industry."

"The company came across as a very professional place to work with a good reputation..."

"On starting the graduate scheme we had a number of formal training days in the first..."

"I am not aware of any particular methods of attracting applicants from less privileged..."

"I think the initial break-in period could be improved with more team events and more..."

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