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A very focused finance group

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Former Employee - Business Analyst in New York, NY (US)
Former Employee - Business Analyst in New York, NY (US)

I worked at Macquarie Group full-time (more than an year)

Pros

The work environment at Macquarie is ideal for an entry level employee, very collaborative and helpful. They offer competitive salary.

Cons

I was always unsure of the corporate vision at large, I felt that my group in particular worked in a vacuum, too separated from other resources Macquarie could hypothetically offer.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Great place to start career but sucks pretty quickly

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    Former Employee - Analyst Programmer in Sydney (Australia)
    Former Employee - Analyst Programmer in Sydney (Australia)

    I worked at Macquarie Group full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    - flexible working arrangements, can work from home
    - some people in the team are switched on

    Cons

    - long hours
    - out dated technologies
    - senior management is reactive, poor short term decisions made that are of no benefit in the future
    - often have to manage upwards

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - younger IT staff should be promoted upwards more quickly to bring new ideas
    - some senior management who've stayed at teh company for too long i.e. 10 years + stifle innovation
    - management need be more proactive and innovative about their IT strategy, costs are unnecessarily being incurrred from high TCO's with over-engineered solutions, vendor lock ins and generally poor short term and reactive decisions.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Challenging environment, poor systems with groups working in silos

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    Current Employee - Finance Manager in Sydney (Australia)
    Current Employee - Finance Manager in Sydney (Australia)

    I have been working at Macquarie Group full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good job mobility and promotion prospects

    Cons

    Very siloed although this will slowly change

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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