PIMCO Reviews

Updated Nov 26, 2021

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PIMCO CEO Emmanuel Roman
Emmanuel Roman
135 Ratings
Pros
  • "Smart people help you learn quickly and want to help(in 53 reviews)

  • "Great culture-emphasize work life balance(in 19 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "If you don't know how to create your own work/life balance this may not be the place for you, but it's there if you know how to take advantage of it(in 41 reviews)

  • "Long hours but that's expectedd(in 34 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company

      Sep 1, 2021 - Account Manager in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Smart people and learning opportunity

      Cons

      Long hours and low chance of internal transfers

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    2. 2.0
      Current Employee

      Low employee loyalty company

      Aug 17, 2021 - Senior Associate in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great retirement package (100%match off with volunteer contribution) Great medical package

      Cons

      - Extremely low yearly increment - No job progression especially in Operation function. - Do not treasure employee, and treat them as replacement machine only

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good place

      Feb 4, 2021 - Compliance in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good Place to work. Love it.

      Cons

      No much downside to working at PIMCO

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    4. 1.0
      Current Employee

      Intense Working Environment

      Jan 30, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      wide range of work, top institutional clients

      Cons

      putting out fires all the time, intense mode, not much emphasis on employees well-being

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Smart people; OT

      Dec 9, 2020 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Smart people and good business model

      Cons

      No work life balance and overtime

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Work environment

      Nov 13, 2020 - Account Management in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      High caliber people, investment driven, high standard

      Cons

      Work very intense and promotion is relying on multi-year exceeding business objective

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Associate

      Jun 14, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good culture in the office and team

      Cons

      Business development plan need to be improved

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      associate

      Apr 3, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great firm and great learning opportunities

      Cons

      long hours and intense environment

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Academic and Fast Paced

      Nov 17, 2021 - Analyst in Austin, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      You will learn a lot in a short amount of time, and have many opportunities to contribute to the wider team and firm

      Cons

      Silo-ed environment. You work within your desk and business group almost exclusively.

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Great investment performance, poor people skills

      Nov 26, 2021 - Account Management Associate in Munich, Bavaria
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Young team of coworkers that focuses on only hiring people with great personal fit

      Cons

      Poor perspective in terms of job growth, learning development and advancing internally

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