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Institute of Financial Accountants

What it’s like working at Institute of Financial Accountants

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  • Breaks aren’t paid

    Do workers at Institute of Financial Accountants get paid breaks?

    No. People don’t get paid breaks

    How we know this

    80% of people say they don’t get paid breaks

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should have paid breaks.

    You should be paid for all your time at work, whether you’re on a break or not.

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  • People don’t get proper breaks

    Do people at Institute of Financial Accountants get proper breaks?

    Most people don’t get proper breaks

    How we know this

    60% of people report that they don’t get to take proper breaks

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    When you take a break it should be a proper rest. It should last the full duration and you shouldn’t get pulled off it.

  • People don’t recommend their team

    Do people at Institute of Financial Accountants recommend working with their team?

    Only some people recommend working with their team

    How we know this

    67% of people report that they wouldn’t recommend working with their immediate team to a friend

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job means enjoying the place where you work.

    The people you work with every day really matter. They can be the difference between a terrible day and a great one.

    If you’d recommend your team to a friend, this shows that something’s going right.

  • People don’t get sick pay

    Does Institute of Financial Accountants pay sick pay?

    Not always. Most people don’t get proper sick pay

    How we know this

    60% of people say they wouldn’t get paid if they were sick but scheduled to work

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone gets sick sometimes. You should be able to take time off without worrying.

    At a good job you should still get paid if you’re scheduled to work but can’t due to sickness. Your contract should say how many sick days you can take each year.

    This is more than the legal minimum, which says you should only get paid if you are unwell for 4 full days. See Citizens Advice for more details.

  • Uninformed about head office

    Do workers feel well informed about how Institute of Financial Accountants is doing?

    Only some people feel well informed about how the company is doing

    How we know this

    67% of people feel that they aren’t kept well informed about how the company is doing as a whole

    Based on information from 6 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, there should be a supportive relationship between the people working on the frontline serving customers and the people who own the company or work in head office.

    You should be kept informed about how the company is doing as a whole, both in good times and when things get tough for the business.

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  • Managers are respectful

    Do people at Institute of Financial Accountants feel treated by respect by their managers?

    People feel treated with respect by their managers

    How we know this

    80% of people say they’re treated with respect by their managers

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get treated with respect by their managers. You shouldn’t feel discriminated against or bullied, and if you have a problem you should be able to speak to someone about it.

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How Institute of Financial Accountants ranks

Institute of Financial Accountants ranks 19th to work for in financial services provider employers

  1. 18 Provident
    5.7
  2. 19 Institute of Financial Accountants
    5.6
  3. 20 Sedgwick
    5.5

Institute of Financial Accountants job reviews

  • Best thing

    Work from home

    Worst thing

    Working alone

    5.8

    Employee, July 2021

About

The Institute of Financial Accountants is a membership organisation for accountants.

ifa.org.uk

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How are people paid?

50%
by the hour
50%
an annual salary

Based on 6 employees

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