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Insider reviews

Get the inside view from graduates at EY-Parthenon

8.3 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 4 ratings in 2019)
"Small, fun, fast-moving."
8.6 / 10
Offices & Dress
6.5 / 10
4.5 / 10
7.8 / 10
7.4 / 10
9.0 / 10


  • The company has a very flat hierarchy that enables people in all positions to work and socialise together.
  • There is a clear promotion structure so career progression is achievable through hard work.
  • Both formal training and on-the-job learning are well managed and help graduates to develop.


  • Though there can be flexibility, the hours are regularly long.
  • The office building is functional but not particularly fancy.
  • Some would like their preferences to influence what work they do more.

What insiders say about...

"For me the process consisted of two rounds of interviews. The first round was 2 x..."

"There's a good working culture with a strong emphasis on feedback, lots of after-work..."

"The space is satisfactory and functional. It's nothing that flashy but everyone is..."

"It's flexible, but the hours can be punishing and heavy at times, which is pretty..."

"We are compensated marginally better than industry average."

"We get 25 days paid holiday per year plus the last week of December off."

"The process consisted of two rounds of interviews - three case studies and a fit..."

"I did four case interviews in total - one of them involved estimating the number..."

"EY is constantly rolling out new green initiatives such as banning single-use plastics...."

"The office is small and the partners are very approachable."

"There is a dedicated diversity committee that works both independently and closely..."

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

"We recently worked on a project for Stonewall to help with their youth initiatives...."

"The work is interesting and varied. It ranges from market models to expert interviews..."

"The great people and fun social atmosphere."

"We often don't get given notice before the start of a case, sometimes being told..."

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

"Parthenon is true to its 'Smart, Nice, Driven' tagline - a strategy consulting firm..."

"The firm has a strong reputation across different sectors, including areas of personal..."

"Training is delivered by current team members and is practical. We also have an annual..."

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

"Working slightly fewer hours would be nice."

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