Morgan Stanley Reviews

Updated 12 Jun 2021

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Morgan Stanley CEO James P. Gorman
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Pros
  • "Good Work-life balance and good mobility(in 625 reviews)

  • "Diverse work culture with positive work environment(in 490 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "long working hours but manageable(in 249 reviews)

  • "Not much exposure to senior management(in 132 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work

      30 Apr 2021 - Client Service Associate in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Large international company with plenty of opportunity

      Cons

      - Not much investment in tech

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good experience - Not many pathways if you enter via Wealth Management

      14 Feb 2021 - Portfolio Manager Associate in Adelaide
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Connected to global network - Lots of events

      Cons

      Wealth Management is a hard game to get motivated for as a young person, you either become an advisor or get stuck in operations.

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Okay

      9 Mar 2021 - Human Resources in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good brand to have on CV

      Cons

      team bit boring and didnt talk much

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Excellent work culture

      4 Mar 2021 - Analyst in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good salary, good people and management

      Cons

      Long hours and it can be gruelling.

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great learning experience

      7 Feb 2021 - Research Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great client engagement with ability come up the curve fast on the industry

      Cons

      Remuneration is not what it once was. Far too admin intensive.

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      3 Apr 2021 - Analyyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great good operation finance work

      Cons

      Great analysis finance good balance

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good company, too much politics

      6 Feb 2021 - UNE in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good career progress in general

      Cons

      Too much politics on promotions

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Working with dedicated people

      20 Jan 2021 - Equity Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Learn a lot with plenty of growth opportunities

      Cons

      Long hours and demanding work

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee

      The best!

      19 Jan 2021 - Analyst in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work culture is really great

      Cons

      There was nothing that I disliked

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Adequate

      24 Feb 2021 - Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexibility, ability to work from home

      Cons

      Career opportunities are quite lacking

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