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J.P. Morgan

J.P. Morgan

Insider reviews

Get the inside buzz from graduates at J.P. Morgan

8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 12 ratings in 2017)
"Experts in what they do with a friendly and welcoming culture...."
Culture
9.3 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.4 / 10
 
Hours
7.5 / 10
 
Salary
8.4 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.7 / 10
 
 
Training
8.9 / 10
 

Pros

  • The company is very supportive across all levels including senior management.
  • New employees in some business areas (such as markets) are sent on a six-week training course in New York, which is very popular.
  • Hours are seen as being very fair and flexible for the industry.
  • Graduate employees feel that the salary offered by the company is incredibly competitive.

Cons

  • While work varies, there are inevitably admin tasks in every role.
  • The size of the company means it can be hard to avoid bureaucracy.
  • Some feel that it can be hard to know where they fit in such a large company.
  • The pay process could be more transparent.

What insiders say about...

"Read a lot about the firm so that you understand what J.P. Morgan stands for, as..."

"The firm fosters excellence and hard work; it's something that you'll find at other..."

"The training I have received here is second to none. The global training program..."

"An open space, so there isn’t a lot of privacy, but is fosters asking questions..."

"You can expect to work some weekends."

"It's good, especially when compared to other professions."

"Private health care, a pension fund with company matching."

"Very rigorous."

"I had motivational questions about why I'd applied for my specific division as well..."

"JPM is pledging to support renewable power for 100% of the company's global energy..."

"Very good. Everyone is very approachable and senior managers are always available..."

"There are numerous events and initiatives focused on diversity, such as management-employee..."

"Graduate analysts are usually eligible for promotion on completion of the programme...."

"I am working on a project in which I have been given real responsibility and accountability..."

"The people at J.P. Morgan are incredibly smart and always want to be the best in..."

"The size of the company can sometimes cause disorganisation when working across teams..."

"We have an employee appreciation week with free coffee and sweets."

"Whatever career goals you have, J.P. Morgan will support you on your journey."

"It's well respected in the industry and highly ranked by the university careers team..."

"There is so much training available to you and the graduate training programme (six..."

"Provide kitchen facilities as well as the canteen."

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