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June 11, 2019

What is health insurance like at Grant Thornton?

Pros

Good people, flexible work schedule and overtime (for some positions), location in downtown.

Cons

Low pay (or fight tooth and nail for an increase), okay health insurance benefits.

Low pay (or fight tooth and nail for an increase), okay health insurance benefits.

June 11, 2019

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May 22, 2018

Does Grant Thornton give time off to volunteer?

Pros

- Opportunities to take ownership (you get what you put into it) - Interesting and dynamic projects - Friendly and professional work environment - Wide variety of projects working with mid-size to global Fortune 500 companies - 24 hours of paid volunteer hours with an organization of your choice - Mobility between advisory service lines - Unlimited paid time off (don't need to accrue paid time off) - Great firm values and culture initiatives

Cons

- Travel requirement can be high (50-100% in some markets) depending on your advisory service line - No graduate program sponsorship - Remnants of a "good ol' boys club" but getting better despite less than 20% female partners in the USA

Advice to Management

- Keep reinforcing the culture journey and ways to live the firm values. - Try to reduce travel obligations despite national practice efforts to play bigger in the market.

- 24 hours of paid volunteer hours with an organization of your choice

May 22, 2018

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December 4, 2019

Does Grant Thornton offer disability insurance?

Pros

Flexible time off, Firm paid short term disability

Cons

Corporate. Same thing as anywhere else.

Flexible time off, Firm paid short term disability

December 4, 2019

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November 20, 2018

Does Grant Thornton offer vacation time?

Pros

Paid CPA Prep Courses Decent CPA pass bonus

Cons

Poor culture, and working with understaffed teams due to layoffs because they over hired. Working constantly wondering if you are next. Unlimited PTO is not really unlimited and not being executed well.

Advice to Management

Establish true direction and culture. Plan better and hire better. Need better training programs and experienced seniors that know what they are doing.

Unlimited PTO is not really unlimited and not being executed well.

November 20, 2018

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October 3, 2018

What is the retirement plan like at Grant Thornton?

Pros

The people are great. 401k match could be better. Partner face time. Industry experience

Cons

Pay and large amounts of busy work.

Advice to Management

Keep up with industry standards of pay.

401k match could be better.

October 3, 2018

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