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Grant Thornton Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Jan 11, 2020

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  1. "Accountant in Canada"

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    Current Employee - Accountant in Fredericton, NB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great flexibility and welcoming culture

    Cons

    Long hours during busy season

    Grant Thornton2019-09-20
  2. "good culture"

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    Current Employee - Senior in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    the people are amazing. They have a great work culture where it is inclusive and very fun.

    Cons

    Long hours, hard to achieve bonus

    Advice to Management

    To have more one on ones and be honest about feedback.

    Grant Thornton2020-01-09
  3. "Great career advancement"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney, NS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of career advancement opportunities

    Cons

    Long hours with no overtime

    Grant Thornton2019-12-09
  4. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Intern in Toronto, ON

    I worked at Grant Thornton part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good culture that I greatly enjoyed

    Cons

    Long Hours but very worthwhile

    Grant Thornton2019-11-19
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Review"

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    Former Employee - Audit Associate in Toronto, ON

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

    Pros

    Opportunities for growth and development

    Cons

    Long hours and little work life balance

    Grant Thornton2019-09-13
  6. "Great place to work, just little money for play."

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    Current Employee - Accountant in Halifax, NS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great culture, brilliant co-workers, hard working senior management.

    Cons

    Long hours with low pay.

    Advice to Management

    Manage work life balance better - consider revamping compensation package.

    Grant Thornton2019-04-11
  7. "Great Place to work"

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    Former Employee - Assurance Manager in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Grant Thornton full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    - Consistent career progression - Supportive environment - Great access to varying clients and industries

    Cons

    - Long hours and not great benefits

    Grant Thornton2018-05-07
  8. "Good culture, but they set unrealistic expectations"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great culture, Great people and flexibility

    Cons

    unrealistic expectations that cannot be met and long hours

    Grant Thornton2018-01-21
  9. "Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Grant Thornton full-time

    Pros

    Good people, decent benefits, nice place to work

    Cons

    Worked long hours over and above any kind of expectation regularly

    Advice to Management

    Come up with a plan to rotate people and the clients they work on

    Grant Thornton2017-03-08
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Senior Accountant - Grant Thornton Canada"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time

    Pros

    Growth, travel opportunities, job stability, social

    Cons

    Long hours, weekends, low pay starting out

    Grant Thornton2017-01-27
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