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Awesome

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Intern  in  New York, NY (US)
Former Employee - Intern in New York, NY (US)

I worked at Barclays as an intern for less than a year

Pros

learnt a lot about the industy

Cons

Cant seem to think of any at the moment

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Cant seem to think of any at the moment

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Bureaucratic, political, self interested

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    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager  in  London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at Barclays full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Learn how to work in a matrix
    Very profitable business
    Excellent grounding for understanding business financials and managing risk
    Compensation is good

    Cons

    No empowerment
    Small roles
    Very slow decision making
    Lots of layers
    Very hierarchical with people more concerned with grade than with talent and ability

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Empower your workforce, you pay well to get great talent then gve them small roles with unclear responsibilities.

  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    good company to work with

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Analyst  in  Noida (India)
    Current Employee - Analyst in Noida (India)

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

    Pros

    rich experience with u handling projects from the 2nd day

    Cons

    bad transport, a bit of bureaucracy

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    create opportunities for people to come up

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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