Bain & Company Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 2 Jul 2020

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Bain & Company Worldwide Managing Partner Manny Maceda
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  • "Hours and travel can be tough but that is true of any consulting job(in 58 reviews)

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  1. "Great experience"

    5.0
    Former Intern - Bain Summer Associate in Seoul

    I worked at Bain & Company

    Pros

    Got to work with great people

    Cons

    Long working hours , but manageable

  2. "Great company to start your career."

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate Consultant in Amsterdam
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bain & Company full-time

    Pros

    Good trainings, good coaching, fun colleagues.

    Cons

    Stressfull surroundings. Long working hours.


  3. "Supportive, challenging place to work"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time

    Pros

    Smart, nice and driven people.

    Cons

    Long working hours can lead to unsustainable experience

  4. "Great place to work at!"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people, good culture, firm conscious of your personal goals

    Cons

    Long working hours, stressful projects due to pressures of client services delivery

  5. "Working at Bain as an AC"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Consultant in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    People, culture and work ethic

    Cons

    Long working hours at bare minimum pay

  6. "Great consultancy, amazing company culture!"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great culture and case team experience. Good benefits and compensation, as well as fast-track to career development.

    Cons

    Long working hours on cases

  7. "Best in class"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Everything is pretty good enough

    Cons

    Long working hours, So much traveling

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  8. "Best consulting firm in the world"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great and smart people, amazing offsite and food

    Cons

    Work life balance and long working hours

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    "Good in terms of gaining experience of the management consulting world"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Analyst in Gurgaon, Haryana

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time

    Pros

    good exposure and cordial environment

    Cons

    long work hours at times

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Overall great place to work for a while"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Consultant 
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Steep learning curve Good perks and High Pay

    Cons

    Excessively long work hours (15+ a day) No work life balance Most people have a transnational relationship, not a good place to make friends

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