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J.P. Morgan

J.P. Morgan

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8.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 12 ratings in 2017)
"A global company providing you with a great start to a professional..."
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...

"Competition is fierce but fair."

"I have found my colleagues to be very supportive and helpful, both in answering any..."

"There is a good range of non-grad training."

"Some groups, especially the ones that have a lot of contact with clients, are always..."

"I work approximately 12 hours a day on average but this will increase during busy..."

"It is in line with competitors. I do wish it was slightly higher though. I feel we..."

"There's comprehensive insurance, a good pension and free entrance to a host of museums..."

"You will be asked to give presentations and perform group exercises."

"Why are you interested in finance?"

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

"As is the case with every large company, some managers are better than others and..."

"Diversity is an openly discussed topic for the firm and there are clearly initiatives..."

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

"The quality of the work as an analyst is very mixed as you will be expected to learn..."

"Getting client exposure and very high responsibility from the offset. There's access..."

"As with any large corporation, many aspects of the work are very bureaucratic and..."

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

"Rewarding, intellectually stimulating, supportive and challenging."

"The J.P. Morgan brand is known for always doing the right thing for the client. I..."

"I've picked up training throughout my time here that's related to my role and I've..."

"Make the pay and compensation process open and transparent."

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