EY Employee Reviews in Canada

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A truly great professional environment filled with L&D
Senior Staff Accountant (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONJuly 7, 2014
Extremely professional environment providing breadth and depth of experience for qualifying CAs
Varied client experience across all industries
Very collaborative people environment
Stellar IT environment
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Weak and dysfunctional Advisory Service Line
123456 (Former Employee) –  Vancouver, BCNovember 9, 2014
Cannot recommend EY Advisory. The overall Advisory business in struggling in Canada.
Pros
large firm with some brand recognition
Cons
advisory is not profitable. poor leadership that do not understand consulting.
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Good place to work
FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATE (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, ABFebruary 24, 2015
- Regular work hours
- Good work life balance
- Good co-workers
- Disliked not having a manger to report to locally.
- Overall a good experience
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I have enjoyed the work/life balance arrangements!
Manager (Current Employee) –  Edmonton, ABApril 8, 2012
I have worked with Ernst & Young LLP for the past eight years, and I really enjoy the management teams and their work/life balance arrangements for most parents or employees with special personal life requirements.
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Good place to work
Consultant (Current Employee) –  TorontoAugust 5, 2013
EY is good place to work. Like all places, has its challenges but I would recommend EY to any prospective job seeker. Get in early and work hard - results will follow.
Pros
extra holidays over long weekends
Cons
technology could be better
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Too much work pressure at month end , specially on year end.
Financial Consultant (Former Employee) –  Young, SKOctober 9, 2012
Late sittings are very common. Worl load was also much but benefits were also very lucrative.
Pros
free lunch and some times dinner too.
Cons
generally works on 7 days in a week.
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In the Philippines so irrelevant to job searches in Canada
Staff Consultant (Former Employee) –  PhilippinesAugust 10, 2014
Good company. In the Philippines so irrelevant to job searches in Canada
Pros
good company.
Cons
in the philippines so irrelevant to job searches in canada
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Great place to work
Senior Manager (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ONJune 25, 2014
It is a great place to work. I have only worked at Ernst & young and have had a great learning experience thre.
Pros
very people friendly company
Cons
you end up in a very super specialised field
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Great learning, but poor work life balance.
Manager - Global Oil & Gas Center of Excellence (Current Employee) –  BahrainOctober 18, 2014
Great learning, but poor work life balance. You have to have a strong sponsor for progression.
Pros
0
Cons
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I enjoyed working at Rogers Communications Inc.
Executive Assistant (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONAugust 28, 2014
Rogers Communications Inc. has a great office location, provided a competitive salary and created a wonderful job culture.
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Good resources and structured learning
Senior Accountant (Current Employee) –  Kitchener-Waterloo, ONDecember 3, 2013
EY has a highly structured training programs and many opportunities to learn.

Work/life balance is not great here, as you will have to do long hours.
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Fast paced - great for learning
Assistant Manager - Audit and Assurance (Former Employee) –  Young, SKSeptember 29, 2014
Work/life balance is a big problem but otherwise its a great place to learn and jump start your career.
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What you learned?
Human Resources Coordinator (Co-op Student) (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONNovember 17, 2013
I have learned a great deal of relationship building in the workplace with hourly associates and senior managers as well.
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Low work-life balance, low salary
Human Resources Co-ordinator (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ONAugust 31, 2013
EY is a great place for those aspiring to get their CA - but not so great for those in support functions, such as HR.
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Great Company to work for
Web Support & Maintenance (Current Employee) –  Ottawa, ONFebruary 5, 2014
Very respectable company to work for. No issues and no complaints. I would be happy to work for the EY Centre again.
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Great place to learn and build a career
Manager, Assurance Services (Current Employee) –  Kitchener, ONAugust 31, 2014
EY has provided me with a great foundation to apply to the rest of my life.
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Long hours but great people
Manager (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ONMay 15, 2014
- Long hours
- Structured advancement in the firm
- Great job security
- Great people
Pros
flexibility
Cons
long hours/high stress
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If you like politics, work here
Intermediate Staff Accountant (Former Employee) –  Calgary, CanadaJune 8, 2014
Work culture was not great, lots of needless politics. Long hours for no reason.
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Good experience
Auditor (Former Employee) –  PakistanJanuary 10, 2015
Good company to work with; good experience and job security
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good place to learn
Senior since late 2010 (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ONAugust 18, 2013
good place to start, good culture, good professional environment, high pressure
Pros
good training
Cons
long hours
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4.1
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