Get the inside buzz from graduates at Third Bridge

8.4 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 9 ratings in 2015)
"Cognolink is both engaging and ambitious."
Culture
9.3 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
9.6 / 10
 
Hours
6.7 / 10
 
Salary
7.8 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.7 / 10
 
 
Training
8.9 / 10
 

Pros

  • Graduates have the opportunity to progress rapidly
  • Strong entrepreneurial spirit - all ideas for growing the business are listened to
  • Bonuses and remuneration are generous
  • Great exposure to high-level, international clients

Cons

  • There can be a certain amount of pressure to reach targets
  • Hours can be quite long on occasion
  • Formal training tapers off as the scheme progresses
  • Firm doesn't place much emphasis on CSR

What insiders say about...

"Before your interview do your research, know Cognolink's competitors and know exactly..."

"Cognolink is structured well but is not hierarchical. I work with very like-minded..."

"We are in a brand new building, with a huge floor space, in an amazing location...."

"We have core hours (10:30am to 4:00pm), but everything else is up to you. Usually..."

"It is a good salary for a graduate role, with the promise of generous bonuses, but..."

"We have a pension scheme as well as private health care and yoga classes in the ..."

"For me, the interview process was a very efficient all-in-one; I didn't have to return..."

"I had to talk about a time that I failed, and where I had shown leadership/perse..."

"We have recycling bins and don't tend to print things."

"Cognolink has an extremely open management structure. There is an open-plan office..."

"There are many bilingual people and ethnic backgrounds in the office, making Cognolink..."

"It's easy to progress towards the beginning of your career, however Cognolink is..."

"More could be done on CSR, however we do have the odd charity event!"

"I work on finding experts for financial clients to aid in investment decisions. Work..."

"The entrepreneurial spirit. Everyone's suggestions count and you can literally see..."

"Long hours."

"The company was started in a pizza restaurant."

"Cognolink has a fun, fast-paced office."

"The ethos of the company and the potential to be part of a growing organisation with..."

"I have had great training at Cognolink, with Fitch Learning education on the financial..."

"Include professional qualifications and more ways to progress with the company"

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