State Street Fund Accountant Reviews

Updated 7 Aug 2020

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  1. "Fund Accountant"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Fund Accountant in Kraków

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

    Pros

    environment, team, activity management, work distribution, non overtime

    Cons

    people not well prepared, wage, promotions

  2. "Fund Accounting Manager"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Fund Accountant in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Nice colleagues, great environment in which to train an skill up.

    Cons

    Too much non-core work activiites, training modules, etc.


  3. Helpful (1)

    "Get Some Experience and Get Out"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Mutual Fund Accountant in Kansas City, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Benefits, gym in the building

    Cons

    No training, you basically just watch someone for a couple weeks and they send you on your way.

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  4. "Good Place for Start"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Fund Accountant in Kraków
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Office, social and working hours

    Cons

    Salary, overtime hours, in some cases impossible deadlines

  5. "Good For start your carrier"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Fund Accountant in Kraków
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Friendly environment, Good for fresh graduates

    Cons

    Less chance to grow faster

  6. "Better than average. You can start your career here"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Fund Accountant in Gdańsk
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at State Street full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good access to learning materials/information

    Cons

    depending on department I could have no social life balance

  7. "Fund Accountant"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Fund Accountant in Kraków

    I worked at State Street full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - comprehensive training - mentoring - clear conditions of employment - easy to follow career path plans

    Cons

    - work can be mundane

  8. "Stressful"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Junior Fund Accountant in Sacramento, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at State Street part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Office looks pretty and they have a nice break room

    Cons

    No real training for JFAs

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  9. "Really bad"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Fund Accountant in Luxembourg
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    International environment , that’s about it

    Cons

    Low pay, zero bonus, long hours (sometimes unpaid), high pressure. Everyone is overloaded.

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  10. Helpful (1)

    "if you'd like to kill time by doing the same stuff over and over..."

    3.0
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    Former Intern - Fund Accountant in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at State Street for less than a year

    Pros

    flattened learning curve good work-life balance

    Cons

    There's really nothing fast growing in fund accounting and therefore no challenges. Pay is even or slightly below the market rate.

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