Goldman Sachs Employee Reviews about "working hours"

Updated Jan 23, 2021

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Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO David M. Solomon
David M. Solomon
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Pros
  • "Very smart people enjoy working with them(in 719 reviews)

  • "It's so fun to work here because it has a great work environment(in 319 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long working hours on most days(in 592 reviews)

  • "Highly competitive, no work life balance(in 208 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      operations analyst

      Jun 15, 2020 - Analyst in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      nice colleagues and managers to help you

      Cons

      not much except maybe working hours

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee

      operations associate

      Nov 30, 2020 - Associate in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      360 review is good, people are smart

      Cons

      long work hours, a lot more responsibility as you get more senior which could be burden, people constantly checking emails even on weekends, political management

      2 people found this review helpful
    3. 4.0
      Current Intern

      Nice

      Oct 22, 2020 - Anonymous Intern 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fun, encouraging, challenging and collaborative

      Cons

      work hours were very long

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Long working hours

      Aug 26, 2020 - Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      High salary with supportive bosses

      Cons

      Unfortunately the truth remains that GS have long working hours

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      GOOD

      Aug 20, 2020 - Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      You will be working with smart people

      Cons

      Working hours can be long

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    6. 3.0
      Former Intern

      Internship Experience

      Sep 2, 2020 - Operations Summer Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good exposure to bank and various financial products, interns are valued

      Cons

      Long working hours, may be very competitive

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to kick start your career

      Jun 2, 2020 - Senior Operations Specialist in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      career progression merit based system compensation open door diversity and inclusion

      Cons

      The working hours are long limited flexibility in working

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Work there if you are truly passionate

      Apr 5, 2020 - Senior Analyst in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      structured development of staff work with responsible people wanting to make a difference

      Cons

      Felt like a cog in a wheel 2-3 years structured promotion Long working hours Only realise how little I know about practical skill sets- business strategy, negotiation upon leaving the firm

      1 person found this review helpful
    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Great Place to work and grow

      Feb 13, 2020 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work is interesting and challenging. Great working culture

      Cons

      Stress level is high, working hours is long

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Pay is Good.

      Feb 8, 2020 - Vice President 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Pay. Smart people. Good benefits. Prestige

      Cons

      Very long work hours. Cut throat competition

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