FTI Consulting Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 29 Dec 2020

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FTI Consulting President & CEO Steven H. Gunby
Steven H. Gunby
322 Ratings
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  • "Work/life balance can be hard depends on the group(in 79 reviews)

  • "Long hours sometimes - no real issues otherwise(in 63 reviews)

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  1. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Good work culture and people

    Cons

    Can be long hours and cross-segment work is not very common at junior levels

  2. "Good place for career progression"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at FTI Consulting full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Helpful and supportive team members and space to grow in the direction you want

    Cons

    It can be long hours because of the nature of industry

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  3. Helpful (1)

    "Excellent place to start your career"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in London, England

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Excellent guidance from managers, highly varied and interesting work

    Cons

    Occasionally long hours, but not more so than one would typically expect in consulting

  4. "Great place"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Director in Hong Kong
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Great culture, great feel and great people

    Cons

    Long hours sometimes - no real issues otherwise

  5. "Place to start career, not to continue it"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Washington, DC

    I worked at FTI Consulting full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Definitely good place for beginning of career many opportunities to develop technical skills

    Cons

    Limited upward mobility; long hours

  6. "Smart People to Work With"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Smart people to work with

    Cons

    Long hours and weekend work

  7. "World class organization"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    global reach, top talent and trusted advisors

    Cons

    long hours due to the nature of the role

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    FTI Consulting Response

    August 27, 2020

    You've captured the essence of what it means to work here - global reach, top talent and trusted advisors! Thanks for sharing your experience.

  8. "Corporate Finance Intern"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Intern - Hourly 

    I worked at FTI Consulting

    Pros

    Great culture and really good deals

    Cons

    There were no cons during my time! Just long hours

    FTI Consulting Response

    August 25, 2020

    Thanks! Great to hear you enjoyed the internship.

  9. Helpful (1)

    "Great Company"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of growth potential and career development

    Cons

    Long hours and extensive travel

    FTI Consulting Response

    June 23, 2020

    Thanks for the positive review! We especially like how you highlight the growth potential and career development. We agree and we're proud to note that over 1,000 of our valued FTI employees were promoted this year alone.

  10. COVID-19
    Helpful (1)

    "Great company to work for."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Director 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent company culture. Strong sense of collaboration. Many training opportunities available to continue to learn and grow. Most importantly, the firm is standing by its employees during Covid-19 and our CEO/C-Suite is doing an excellent job in communicating with staff about FTI's current and future state of business.

    Cons

    Long hours occasionally required but opportunities to work remotely help with work life balance.

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    FTI Consulting Response

    May 21, 2020

    Thank you for the positive review! We agree with your observations - from the top down, the key to our business is our commitment not only to our clients, but to our team members. Because taking care of our team members is one of our core values, we’re always looking for ways to encourage growth and development opportunities, and to ensure employees feel valued, are treated fairly and respected.

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