Grant Thornton UK LLP Associate Reviews

Updated 14 Apr 2020

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7 Ratings
  1. "Fair employer"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Director in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Grant Thornton UK LLP full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good pay, agile working, good canteen

    Cons

    Autonomy can be limited, no financial descretion

    Grant Thornton UK LLP2020-04-14
  2. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate Director in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Grant Thornton UK LLP full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    The people are great and everyone is really hard working, like the offices

    Cons

    Work long hours and therefore, balance is hard to achieve

    Grant Thornton UK LLP2020-03-26
  3. "GT London"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Audit Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Grant Thornton UK LLP full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Most workers there are pretty young in their 20s - helps to be able to socialise.

    Cons

    End of month drink? would of been better if they did something more divers at the end of the month, not everyone drinks and not everyone want to smell or alcohol or be sitting in a pub.

    Grant Thornton UK LLP2020-02-18
  4. "Good company to start in but not forever"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Associate 

    I have been working at Grant Thornton UK LLP full-time

    Pros

    Opportunity for responsibility Salary in line with big 4 Good social events

    Cons

    Unclear messages from middle leadership Long hours required

    Grant Thornton UK LLP2020-02-02
  5. "Decent place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Grant Thornton UK LLP full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The company has a good culture, staff are friendly and helpful

    Cons

    Can be long hours that the pay doesn’t justify

    Grant Thornton UK LLP2020-01-11
  6. "Not great"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Accounts Production Associate in Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Grant Thornton UK LLP for less than a year

    Pros

    Decent crew of people once you're there a while

    Cons

    Senior management totally isolate themselves - not given a great sense of worth in the company

    Grant Thornton UK LLP2020-01-07
  7. "Excellent"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Audit Associate in Bristol, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Grant Thornton UK LLP full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great company, good working balance

    Cons

    Bit pushy on the exams they want you to take, forced CIPFA and I had to leave as it wasn't what I wanted to do.

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    Grant Thornton UK LLP2019-11-30
  8. "Working for Grant Thornton"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Audit Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Grant Thornton UK LLP for less than a year

    Pros

    Great structure, good progression, regular feedback

    Cons

    High expectations from less senior employees

    Grant Thornton UK LLP2019-10-30
  9. "Solid Company"

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

    I have been working at Grant Thornton UK LLP full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good people Strong foundations Great Training Average compensation Good work life balance (working from home dependant on team)

    Cons

    Poor HR services Indifferent about HR

    Grant Thornton UK LLP2019-10-08
  10. "GT"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Tax Associate in Birmingham, England

    I worked at Grant Thornton UK LLP full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good company Innovative Good name in the industry Good for development

    Cons

    Can have bad atmosphere Lack of progress for some

    Grant Thornton UK LLP2019-10-08
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