BlackRock
3.2 of 5 557 reviews
www.blackrock.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Good company to work for

Vice President (Former Employee)
London, England (UK)

I worked at BlackRock full-time for more than a year

ProsFriendly atmosphere, hard working but fun.

ConsRemains very NY-centric, and people will often refer decisions to senior management even if it is within their remit.

Advice to Senior Managementde-centralise management - there are good people outside NY who can get the job done.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Limited opportunities, not competitive compensaton

Associate (Current Employee)
Wilmington, DE (US)

I have been working at BlackRock full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: looks good on the resume Cons: weak management, lots of politics not easy to transit internally compensation is poor and the… Advice to Senior Management: not just your client is import, your employees are also very important.… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Trading Assistant Intern (Former Employee)
Princeton, NJ (US)

I worked at BlackRock as an intern for less than a year


Pros: Gained great exposure to the municipal bond industry. An industry… Cons: Being a finance intern, one is bound to get some… Advice to Senior Management: Great management. Regularly had conversations with upper management that are frequent guests… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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