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J.P. Morgan

J.P. Morgan

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

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.

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

"What are your future plans?"

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

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

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

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

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"You can buy ice creams on the trading floor all year round!"

"Inclusive and striving towards the future."

"The quality of the analyst programme and reputation of the firm."

"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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