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EY Senior Manager Reviews

Updated 6 July, 2018
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  • "Work life balance when not on a long term engagement" (in 831 reviews)

  • "Learn a lot of things, have many opportinuties to do hands-on projects" (in 312 reviews)

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  1. "EY Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at EY full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent people to work with and team based culture.
    Account management approach is very strong.
    Great access to training and best practice material.

    Cons

    Conservative approach to new service introduction


  2. "Dont' join as experience hire"

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    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Calgary, AB
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Calgary, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at EY full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    This is an incredible place to work if you enjoy taking the credit for others achievements and using junior staff as the source of blame.

    Cons

    There are only 24 hours in a day to lick the boots above you and demean those below you.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing polite!

  3. "Tax Senior Manager"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Vancouver, BC
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at EY full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good development and training, good benefits package

    Cons

    Work life balance is a challenge, especially during busy season


  4. "EY Review"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Montreal, QC
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EY full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    great flexibility and work life balance

    Cons

    salary and benefits not up to industry standards

    Advice to Management

    need more competitive salaries to attract and keep the best people


  5. "great place to be"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EY full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great opportunities to various challenging and exciting engagements.
    Flexibility

    Cons

    The hours (its a given). Understaffing is also becoming a huge issue, which only adds to the number of hours.

    Advice to Management

    Be proactive in providing growth opportunities after investing in people


  6. "HR"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at EY (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good Management and supportive HR practices

    Cons

    slow response in discussing growth aspects and bureaucracy

    Advice to Management

    Be proactive in providing growth opportunities after investing in people


  7. "Audit Manag3r"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Audit Manager in Montreal, QC
    Former Employee - Senior Audit Manager in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at EY full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Professional environment. Always learning. Fun people to work with.

    Cons

    Too many hours worked each week while climbing up ranks.

  8. Helpful (2)

    "All "take" and no "give""

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    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Calgary, AB
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Calgary, AB

    I worked at EY full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good global approaches and Methodologies and some good people

    Cons

    The epitome of overworked and underpaid!
    Very little investment in employees
    No work life balance
    Projects are not aligned to development plans nor experience.

    Advice to Management

    A little more focus internally rather than all externally


  9. "Excellent place to work"

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    Former Employee - Advisory Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Advisory Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at EY full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good working environment and good people to work with !

    Cons

    Can be a pressure cooker at times !!!


  10. "Senior manager"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at EY full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Culture, expérience ans opportunités. Great place to start your career and grow

    Cons

    Word Life balance. Long hours not necessarily translated into bonus

    Advice to Management

    Align compensation with market and performance