Goldman Sachs Reviews

Updated 19 Jan 2021

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79%
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Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO David M. Solomon
David M. Solomon
811 Ratings
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  • "Long working hours including weekends(in 552 reviews)

  • "there are no cons but at times no work-life balance(in 203 reviews)

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  1. "Good experience after over 2 years at GS"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time

    Pros

    Great company to learn and progress professionally. Culture of excellence and respect for diversity. Above market pay.

    Cons

    Work never stops, so be prepared to work long hours

  2. "good place"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Asset Management Analyst in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good place to work in career

    Cons

    no bad review that I can think of


  3. "Toughest years"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in Singapore

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Huge space for professional growth and opportunities

    Cons

    Highly competitive, no work life balance

  4. "Gig organiser"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore
    Recommends

    I worked at Goldman Sachs part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fun and flexible. You feel the warmth.

    Cons

    Seasonal. Gigs cannot happen to often ThAts the reality of it

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  5. "challenging"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Investment Analyst 

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time

    Pros

    strong culture and long hours

    Cons

    minimal. no comments at the moment

  6. "review"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time

    Pros

    smart people very talented all

    Cons

    not sure what to say

  7. "Stretches you everyday"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Autonomy in pursuing what I think is important for the business, so long as the justification is strong and gets the correct backing. Works with really smart and good people. Constant feedback to help one improve.

    Cons

    The pursuit of perfection causes stress in the huge amount of work we put in to make sure things work well.

  8. "Good Floors!"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Janitor/Cleaner in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very good floors they have, if only i had similar ones at home. 5/5

    Cons

    Not much to be said here other than my bonus being non-existent smh.

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  9. "Depends on what you are looking for"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Analyst 

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time

    Pros

    Generally nice people, good medical benefits

    Cons

    Difficult to move around for fresh graduate, no rotational exposure

  10. "Great company with an amazing team culture"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technology Analyst in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great culture and they make you feel right at home. Mentorship is a strong focus for the company.

    Cons

    No cons actually. The company is a pretty good workplace.

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