Goldman Sachs Reviews

Updated 12 Jun 2021

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4.0
76%
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Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO David M. Solomon
David M. Solomon
1,293 Ratings
Pros
  • "Very smart people enjoy working with them(in 719 reviews)

  • "It's so fun to work here because it has a great work environment(in 319 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long working hours on most days(in 592 reviews)

  • "Highly competitive, no work life balance(in 208 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

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      17 May 2021 - Analyst Operations in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great culture of growth and learning

      Cons

      Hours can get very long

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Haha

      13 May 2021 - Vice President in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Goldman Sachs has a good structure comparing to others

      Cons

      Work long hours during the week

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great comp

      6 May 2021 - Programmer Analyst in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good name decent pay good culture

      Cons

      Long hours - may get politics

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Programmer at goldman and sachs

      28 Apr 2021 - Programmer in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great management, was able to develop my skills

      Cons

      could have been more flexible

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Best investment banking workplace

      6 Apr 2021 - Executive Director 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Committment to diversity, more sensible expectations of work/life balance vs other IBs

      Cons

      Long hours (like all IBs)

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company

      4 Apr 2021 - Investment Banking Analyst in Perth, Western Australia, Western Australia
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Loved working here it was awesome

      Cons

      They made me work very long hours

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      The best firm to work for

      22 Mar 2021 - Vice President Operations 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Workplace culture and diversity and inclusion

      Cons

      None, the firm has been an enriching experience for me

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      goldman sachs salary pros and cons

      21 Mar 2021 - Investment Analyst in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good salary and good benifits

      Cons

      very long hours and you don't get to have much of a life.

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to start

      6 Mar 2021 - Analyst in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Surrounded by some very smart people which helps you learn a lot

      Cons

      - They know they can pay slightly less than their competitors at the junior levels

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great work

      15 Mar 2021 - Equity Analyst in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good reward and great culture

      Cons

      Compliance is a painful at times

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