Franklin Templeton Investments

Franklin Templeton Investments Employee Reviews in Canada

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Amazing place
Business Analyst (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONJuly 2, 2016
Amazing people to work with right in the heart of downtown. Great environment and friendly management. My team was really helpful and hard working when it came to meet deadlines
Pros
GREAT MANAGEMENT
Cons
TOO MUCH TRAFFIC AFTER WORK TO DEAL WITH
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good balance
Corporate Communications Consultant - Canada (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ONJune 6, 2016
I love my job and everyone i work with but am looking to move up. It's not possible with the person i report to directly. Am also looking for a higher salary. its a good place to work.
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Productive and fun loving place
QA Consultant (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONMay 25, 2016
Company with excellent work culture, colleagues are really helpful , no micro management only cons of working here is salary except for that I recommend this company.
Pros
Fun loving Environment
Cons
Salary
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Good opportunity to learn
Business Analyst (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONMarch 30, 2016
- Good opportunity to learn
- Staff are helpful
- Salary is up to market standards
- Less improvement for growth
- working hours are sometimes stretched
Pros
Learning Opportunity
Cons
sometimes workng on stretched hours
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Collaborative culture and fun place to work.
Senior Project Manager - Consultant (Former Employee) –  North York, ONJanuary 15, 2016
Good place to work. Offers a challenging environment.
Staff are friendly.
Management is open and honest.
Provides challenging opportunities and projects to work on.
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OK company
Senior Fund Analyst (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONNovember 11, 2015
It was a great company to work at until an American company took over us, since then it has all been extreme cost-cutting to the bone and transferring the jobs to India.
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Fund place to work with Gym and excellent workers
Supervisor Client Operation (Former Employee) –  toronto onOctober 20, 2015
A typical day at work was fun and at the same time challenging, Co workers were great to work with, Templeton was a great place to work
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Great organization to work for
Facilities Associate (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONJune 5, 2015
Franklin is a excellent work environment great staff with a real team sprit. A real commitment to staff well being offering full fitness center beverages free to the staff.
Pros
great working environment
Cons
none
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Fun environment
Business Rules and Procedures Specialist (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONMay 8, 2015
Worked with some amazing people in delivering many projects for the Dealer Services, Client Services and Operations group. Great fun team building events.
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Place to start a career
customer relations (Current Employee) –  Toronto, OntarioMarch 31, 2015
I would say at first you would feel like all is perfect. Everybody in focused on achievement and management on numbers.
A good place to start a career in Finance not a lot of room to grow into something big so don't say long.
Lot of work and stress on getting the job done but little reward in terms of pay salary
Pros
A stepping stone for future career
Cons
A lot of racial favoritism among managers and
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Nice work life balance
Software Engineer (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONMarch 9, 2015
I had Franklin for very long time and It was nice experience. It gives an enterprise level end-to-end exposure. The systems are of high availability and provides unique opportunity to learn latest technologies.
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Assigned own projects, organized own meeting and gathered requirements
Business Rules and Procedures Specialist (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONFebruary 10, 2015
Reviewed existing policy and procedures and identified gaps, analyzed gaps. Presented new procedures and processed. Worked to develop new procedures and provided training and development material. Great supportive management and co-workers, daily fun working in the team. Enjoyed meeting different stakeholders and obtained their views, needs and requirements. Liaised with different departments, Testing, BAs, PMs, developers to implement new procedures, policies and processes.
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Good entry level work
Analyst, NAV Analysis and Control (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONJanuary 26, 2015
Back office role, which is a good entry level work right after University. Good friendly people, but tough management. Highly routine work with limited scope for value added work and/or imagination! Fairly relaxed atmosphere depending on your direct supervisor.
Pros
coworkers
Cons
management
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Fantastic People
Receptionist (Former Employee) –  Calgary, ABOctober 2, 2014
This career choice was a great way for me to experience the Canadian work culture, as I had just moved to Canada.

Great strength that I built on was how to liaise with all levels of personnel, this is a viable asset.
Pros
great people
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Stable and steady operation
Supervisor, Investor and Dealer Services (IDS) (Former Employee) –  Toronto, OntarioJuly 16, 2014
Franklin is a large mutual fund company that operates globally.
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Soul sucking and mind numbing
Director (Former Employee) –  CanadaJuly 9, 2014
Some coworkers are ok but for the most part, it's about as positive an environment as a DMV. Absolutely no work life balance and no support from senior management. The company is focused on cost cutting and reporting positive results to the parent co., resulting in everything being underfunded and no investment in employees, education, technology or work tools.
Cons
poor management, negative atmosphere, insane amounts of work
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An working place which make you grow
Financial Analyst (Current Employee) –  Toronto OnApril 30, 2014
very busy dialy work and requirement
all mutual fund, investment knowledge,
fair wokring place with reasonable pay
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Productive and fun work place
Bilingual Marketing Product Specialist (Former Employee) –  TorontoJanuary 22, 2014
Very structured Marketing Dept.
Organized and always improving processes.
Kind and professional people to work with.
Pros
convenient location
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GOOD PLACE TO WORK IN
Quality Analyst (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ONOctober 9, 2013
GOOD COMPANY TO WORK WITH NOT ONLY BECAUSE OF IT IS A REPUTED COMPANY OF CANADA BUT ALSO BECAUSE OF IT FRIENDLY AND LIVELY WORK CULTURE .I ENJOYED MY WORK
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Average management
Senior Technical Analyst (Former Employee) –  Toronto, CAAugust 24, 2013
I was involved with the IT projects and had mixed experience with employees and management.

Not a very matured IT shop, but better than many other places.
Pros
good place to work as an employee
Cons
financial sector
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Overall rating

4.0
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4.0

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