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MD Financial Management Reviews

Updated Jun 3, 2019

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MD Financial Management CEO Brian Peters
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92 Ratings
Pros
  • "The team cares about work-life balance(in 23 reviews)

  • "Great flex work environment- trust from leadership that you will get your work done without being micromanaged(in 16 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Wonderful Place to Grow and Thrive"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MD Financial Management full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    They encourage learning opportunities, employee happiness is valued and ideas are welcomed. Benefits are fantastic along with development budgets to help you succeed personally and professionally. I am so happy and grateful I work with this organization.

    Cons

    Glassdoor makes you write something in this box.

    MD Financial Management2019-05-10

    MD Financial Management Response

    May 13, 2019Talent Strategy

    Hello! We are so glad to hear you're enjoying a positive experience with MD. Our common goal is to constantly strive to deliver the very best experience. Your review is valuable to us as we continue to shape our employment strategy, and useful to other community members trying ...

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  2. "Perfect starter job, but don't expect too much growth"

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    Current Employee - Account Administration Officer in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends

    I have been working at MD Financial Management full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Perfect first job for new grads. Very relaxed work environment. The cafeteria food is tasty.

    Cons

    Don't expect too much growth, unless you have your CFA and stand out significantly compared to your peers. It usually takes them a while to recognize your worth

    MD Financial Management2019-06-03

    MD Financial Management Response

    June 4, 2019AVP Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for sharing your experience as an employee of MD Financial, and we were happy to hear that you thought this was an excellent first step for new grads. We do want to emphasize that we value everyone, regardless what stage of career they are at. We were sorry to hear that ...

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  3. "Client Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at MD Financial Management full-time

    Pros

    Good vacation and health benefits.

    Cons

    Inconsistent work volumes and process between employees in the same role.

    MD Financial Management2019-05-14

    MD Financial Management Response

    May 15, 2019AVP Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at MD and we are pleased to hear that you are happy with the employee benefits offered by the organization. We were sorry to hear that you have found the volume of work and processes inconsistent across roles within the organization. ...

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  4. "Long term employee"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MD Financial Management full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Flexibility, culture, benefits, people, opportunity

    Cons

    I can't think of any at the moment

    MD Financial Management2019-03-29
  5. "Lead"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MD Financial Management

    Pros

    Flexible work, great coworkers, lots of opportunities

    Cons

    None that comes to mind

    MD Financial Management2019-03-08
  6. "Great employer, low stress, nice to work here."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MD Financial Management full-time

    Pros

    Parking, food court, low stress. open office.

    Cons

    If you are looking to grow your experience as quickly as possible, MD might not be a idea place to work.

    MD Financial Management2019-02-20

    MD Financial Management Response

    February 25, 2019Talent Strategy

    Thank you for taking time to provide feedback. We’re grateful for your recognition of some of our amenities, including our collaborative environment. At the same time, we’re sorry that your employment experience with us is not fully meeting your expectations at this time. We encourage ...

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  7. "AVP"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at MD Financial Management full-time

    Pros

    Great salary opportunity offered by them

    Cons

    Inconsistent with what they say and what they do

    Advice to Management

    Practice what you preach

    MD Financial Management2019-02-21

    MD Financial Management Response

    February 25, 2019Talent Strategy

    Thanks for your review of MD. We’re sorry that your employment experience with us didn’t fully meet your expectations. We take your comments seriously and are committed to using this information in our quest to continually monitor the satisfaction and ongoing engagement of our employees ...

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  8. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at MD Financial Management full-time

    Pros

    Always on the cutting edge of technology and constantly striving to do what's best for its clients. Consultants are frequently given new tools so they can better do their job.

    Cons

    Could use more branch locations.

    MD Financial Management2018-10-18
  9. "Project Manager"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MD Financial Management full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great support from colleagues Access to tools that allow me to work efficiently Opportunities to expand knowledge in PM

    Cons

    Sometimes a lack of clarity HOWEVER this is easily overcome by not being afraid to ask questions.

    Advice to Management

    Keep encouraging our growth!

    MD Financial Management2018-10-10

    MD Financial Management Response

    October 10, 2018Leader, Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for your feedback. Our organization is proud of the way we all come together to support one another, across the board. We are also grateful for your recognition of the many opportunities we provide for our employees to expand their knowledge base. At MD, we encourage all ...

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  10. "Current employee"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MD Financial Management full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great culture and generally a sincere corporate attempt to strike appropriate work-life balance.

    Cons

    Limited growth avenues for financial professionals.

    Advice to Management

    Cherish and stay true to the culture that's been built.

    MD Financial Management2018-09-17
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