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Updated Oct 16, 2019

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99 Ratings
  1. "Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Analyst 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good hours Well paid Good outlook Fantastic food New building

    Cons

    Bad lifestyle A lot of alcohol to cope.

    Goldman Sachs2019-07-16
  2. "analyst wage"

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    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    top tier pay at times at the time

    Cons

    short-lived hours are long at times

    Advice to Management

    the work-life balance needs fixing

    Goldman Sachs2019-10-12
  3. "Great Experience"

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    Former Intern - Investment Banking Summer Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Goldman Sachs for less than a year

    Pros

    Lots of exposure to top deals / transactions. Learned a lot in only 10 weeks.

    Cons

    Long hours. Definitely more hierarchy than they claim but GS people are among the best you can ask for in banking

    Goldman Sachs2019-08-15
  4. "Good brand name / platform to start your career in"

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    Former Employee - Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Decent pay in investment banking (although lower than other competitors) at the junior level - Good learning experience

    Cons

    - Long work hours - More politically correct than other banks

    Goldman Sachs2019-07-04
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    "Analyst"

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    Analyst 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Goldman Sachs

    Pros

    good pay and career opportunity

    Cons

    employees can be a bit entitled

    Goldman Sachs2017-03-13
  6. "Analyst/Associate"

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    Current Employee - Securities Analyst 
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Senior management approachable, great working environment, less politics !!

    Cons

    No work life balance, expect to work anywhere b/w 11-13 hrs a day.

    Advice to Management

    Pay workers more !!!

    Goldman Sachs2016-09-16
  7. "Great internship"

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    Former Employee - International Operations Analyst 

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time

    Pros

    Amazing management, lots of opportunity

    Cons

    Lots of work, too much at times

    Goldman Sachs2019-10-16
  8. "Well paid, supportive network, rotational"

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    Former Intern - Securities Summer Analyst 

    I worked at Goldman Sachs

    Pros

    Salary, training, networking drinks, lots of other interns

    Cons

    Small fish big pond, competitive atmosphere

    Goldman Sachs2019-10-16
  9. "Great place"

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    Former Employee - Analyst 

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits for sure thats the word

    Cons

    There were not cons it's great

    Goldman Sachs2019-10-15
  10. "Great learning experience"

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    Current Employee - Senior Analyst in Hong Kong
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    1. Great learning 2. Lots of exposure

    Cons

    1. Changing fields is a bit difficult

    Goldman Sachs2019-10-15
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