Grant Thornton UK LLP Director Reviews

Updated 15 Sep 2020

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Grant Thornton UK LLP CEO Dave Dunckley (no image)
Dave Dunckley
6 Ratings
  1. "Fine"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate Director in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    large company with a presence in the market

    Cons

    lacking any personality - both the brand and the people

  2. "Left on good terms but awful HR"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Accountant in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Grant Thornton UK LLP full-time

    Pros

    A huge emphasis and appreciation of training towards AAT / ACCA

    Cons

    HR team was very difficult to work with once I left the firm and am still having trouble receiving past payslips and a P45 making it difficult to start my new role.


  3. "Culture and equality"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    All inclusive and good opportunities

    Cons

    Career progression can sometimes be slow

  4. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexibility and focus on personal development

    Cons

    Recent adverse publicity that died t reflect the culture

  5. "Excellent in parts - poor in others"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Director in Leeds, England

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

    Pros

    High degree of independence A genuine caring attitude - especially in the North Some leaders are excellent

    Cons

    becoming more and more London-centric Some leaders are appalling Becoming increasingly silo'd and focussed on partner pay, rather than client service

  6. "Fair employer"

    4.0
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    • 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

  7. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • 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

  8. "Great experience"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good technical skills and training

    Cons

    Large firm and loses the personal touch of some smaller firms

  9. "Variety"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Director in London, England
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Grant Thornton UK LLP full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good variety of work, helpful colleagues.

    Cons

    Not much opportunity for advancement at senior level.

  10. "Associate Director"

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

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

    Pros

    Agile working, people, office space, structure,

    Cons

    Decision making - slow process

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