Goldman Sachs Reviews

Updated Jan 17, 2022

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Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO David M. Solomon
David M. Solomon
1,826 Ratings
Pros
  • "Surrounded by very smart people(in 886 reviews)

  • "Great work environment for friends(in 434 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long working hours no work life balance(in 2055 reviews)

  • "Long working hours occasionally(in 870 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Derivatives trader

      Dec 7, 2021 - Derivatives Trader in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good work experience a good career starter

      Cons

      nothing too much which is good

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Goldman so far

      Jan 3, 2022 - Investment Banker in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Money, professionalism, interesting work, interesting colleagues

      Cons

      Looking at yourself in the mirror at night

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good place to learn

      Nov 19, 2021 - Executive Legal Assistant in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great place to learn, lovely colleagues. Comp and perks (i.e. health insurance, super, etc) are good. Interal mobility and growth encouraged

      Cons

      Company perks for control side teams are somewhat limited as they focus on supporting the business teams.

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      -

      Nov 11, 2021 - Executive Assistant in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fairly well paid and good benefits once you’ve passed your 1 year fixed term contract

      Cons

      People culture could be better No structure within EA team, lack of professional development and connectivity not a priority

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good workplace

      Nov 8, 2021 - Analyst in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Hard work but good culture

      Cons

      Not really any major cons

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      ER Associate

      Oct 31, 2021 - Associate in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Great learning experience - ER Team is strong - Leadership supportive and willing to invest time in developemnt

      Cons

      - Typical WLB of a junior employee in an IB - Nothing that stood out

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great place to work

      Oct 28, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fantastic culture and supportive of global mobility

      Cons

      None that I can think of

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great

      Sep 7, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great management and leadership across the board

      Cons

      Late hours during peak periods

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Goldman Intern

      Aug 25, 2021 - Analyst in South Sydney Municipality
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great working experience and colleagues

      Cons

      long hours and little sleep

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    10. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Employees increasingly treated as a commodity

      Sep 4, 2021 - Vice President in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Smart and hard working colleagues

      Cons

      Employees increasingly treated as a commodity

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