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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)
"Whatever career goals you have, J.P. Morgan will support you..."
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."

"Highly inclusive."

"Very good training opportunities but unfortunately, there's very little time while..."

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

"Working hours are a little less flexible when working on a live transaction as tasks..."

"Policies around promotions are still not completely meritocratic."

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

"Candidates are reviewed and tested in multiple rounds by members of different business..."

"Why investment banking?"

"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..."

"We have made effort in this area and we provide mentoring to our women employees..."

"If you perform well, you will move up the system."

"With growing regulation, especially when dealing with individuals, every interesting..."

"The company culture is great. I really feel like people are willing to help you."

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

"A number of ex-senior political and economic figures work here."

"A global company providing you with a great start to a professional life."

"The company's reputation and position of global leadership played a large role in..."

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

"Provide kitchen facilities as well as the canteen."

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