Get the inside buzz from graduates at Parthenon-EY

8.7 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2016)
"Boutique strategic consultant with strong emphasis on excellent working culture."
9.2 / 10
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  • 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...

"Interviews are case study based and relate to cases that the firm has done in the..."

"The culture at Parthenon is very relaxed and collegial, both in the office and after..."

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

"Relatively flexible, but can be very long for short and busy projects."

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

"We get taxis home and dinners free after 9:00pm. There are also frequent firm drinks/dinners..."

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

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

"Parthenon makes an effort to recycle both paper and waste from the kitchen."

"There is a great mentorship culture at Parthenon for both personal and professional..."

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

"The first promotion point is to senior associate after two years. After this, there..."

"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..."

"Great office culture."

"The hours can be variable and it is often difficult to see ahead what time you might..."

"The office has won a beach volleyball competition in support of Action for Kids."

"Specialised strategy consultancy with a collaborative culture."

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

"We had a three week training program in the US at head office upon starting, which..."

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

"There needs to be more bench time."

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