Société Générale Reviews | Glassdoor.com.au

Société Générale Reviews

Updated 17 Jul 2019

To filter reviews, or .

Found 2559 reviews

3.4
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
65%
Recommend to a Friend
71%
Approve of CEO
Société Générale CEO Frédéric Oudéa
Frédéric Oudéa
856 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good work life balance for Female candidates(in 476 reviews)

  • "travail possible, poste de travail mac, indep passant en direct(in 136 reviews)

Cons
  • "Les longues heures de travail et la pression(in 74 reviews)

  • "(in 69 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Software Engineer"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Société Générale full-time

    Pros

    Good work-life balance and environment

    Cons

    Career growth and progression not considered

    Société Générale2018-03-26
  2. "SGCIB"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Société Générale full-time

    Pros

    French environment and nice culture

    Cons

    Salary is not the best you can find on the market

    Société Générale2017-11-22
  3. "Great place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operations Specialist in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Société Générale full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great culture, great people, lots of fun time but worked hard

    Cons

    None really other than general big organisation issues

    Société Générale2014-08-16
  4. "good for french speakers only"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Developer 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Société Générale full-time

    Pros

    I worked in the dealing room. People are straight and direct, efficient and fast paced. You would like it if you do not have much ego.

    Cons

    Promotion usually goes to French speaker. People tend to be Maths geeks, actually the company do not need so many mathematicians. People lack soft skills.

    Société Générale2013-05-16
  5. "Great Place To Work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Vice President in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Société Générale full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Facility, Opportunity to Learn, Travel opportunities, Counterparts

    Cons

    Social Media Gimmicks, Unnecessary Spends, Lack of respect to Whistle blowers,

    Advice to Management

    Please have more youths (at least less than 40 years) in your leadership team & please be open to take criticism

    Société Générale2019-07-18
  6. "Trader"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Trader in Paris
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Société Générale full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good in quant Equities trading

    Cons

    Large influence of french culture

    Société Générale2019-07-17
  7. "Good company"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Lead in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Société Générale full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    work life balance is good. freedom of taking decisions is there.

    Cons

    compensation is below par market.

    Advice to Management

    Rather than paying well to the new comer from other company, pay well to the people who put their time and hard work in the organisation for years.

    Société Générale2019-07-17
  8. "Support Engineer"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Support Engineer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Société Générale full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good and perfect work life balance

    Cons

    I feel everything is good in this company. Nothing to complain.

    Advice to Management

    Everything is at its best..Maintain the same

    Société Générale2019-07-16
  9. "Csr"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Accounting Assistant in Luxembourg
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Société Générale full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    CSR values, little structure, team atmosphere, transport, interesting projects

    Cons

    Little structure with international projects

    Advice to Management

    Continue to get fun

    Société Générale2019-07-15
  10. "M&A Healthcare Analyst VIE"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - M&A Analyst 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Steep learning curve Good career opportunities

    Cons

    Not so strong globally Lean deal flow

    Société Générale2019-07-13
Found 2559 reviews