Get the inside buzz from graduates at Parthenon-EY

8.7 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2016)
"Smart, friendly, driven."
9.2 / 10
Offices & Dress
9.2 / 10
6.3 / 10
9.5 / 10
8.7 / 10
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...

"Be prepared for case studies - a good tip is to practise with others."

"Office is relatively small so people get to know each other well. Lots of events..."

"Dress code is business casual. The office is very nice and in the West End so there..."

"Hours can be very long during the week, but on the bright side, we are pretty strict..."

"As a boutique consulting firm, Parthenon pays a premium compared to many consulting..."

"Friday lunch is a nice concept where the whole office eats lunch ordered by the associates..."

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

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

"Green/eco thinking is not a strength. It would be good to have better recycling facilities,..."

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

"It is challenging to ensure office diversity for a 25-person office, but there is..."

"Parthenon has a transparent evaluation system - those who deserve to move up will..."

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

"On my best day, I can be presenting data that I've been working with and brainstorming..."

"The people are great, and the projects are interesting and varied."

"Occasionally the hours can be a little long."

"We are the world's leading education consultancy and participate in almost every..."

"Nice environment to work in surrounded by motivated individuals."

"Everyone I'd met at recruiting events had been friendly and seemed to genuinely enjoy..."

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

"We have people from a variety of different socio-economic backgrounds."

"There needs to be more bench time."

Remember to mention TARGETjobs when contacting employers!