Get the inside buzz from graduates at Parthenon-EY

8.7 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2016)
"Nice environment to work in surrounded by motivated individuals."
9.2 / 10
Offices & Dress
9.2 / 10
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8.3 / 10


  • A wide variety in the portfolio of cases means quick learning progression.
  • There is a very generous benefits package.
  • A very flat hierarchy. People in all positions work and socialise together.
  • The remuneration is very competitive within the industry.


  • Though flexible, the hours are regularly long.
  • There can often be little time for preparation on new cases.
  • Associates must be able to learn very quickly.
  • The workload can be unpredictable at times.

What insiders say about...

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"One of the best 1st year graduate pay packages I know of."

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"Candidates submit a CV and cover letter and then undergo two rounds of interviews..."

"I was asked a lot of questions on case studies."

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"The standard of managers here is very high at all levels from what I can see. Managers..."

"We have a diverse office with people from various backgrounds."

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"Parthenon has a developed internal charity/donations programme."

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"The people and compensation."

"The majority of training happens on the job. However, the three weeks training in..."

"Parthenon could do more in terms of social mobility, but it is difficult attracting..."

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