Company Menu
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4.0
Average Rating
(based on 81 Discover Financial Review Ratings)
Company Culture
4.0
Growth Opportunities
3.5
People You Work With
4.4
Person You Work For
4.2
Rewards You Receive
3.8
Support You Get
3.9
Way You Work
4.0
Work Setting
4.1
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"I have worked at Discover for 5 years. It is a nationwide company with great ethics. Their main goal is to do the right thing and always take care of their customers. They have great benefits and a great work environment. I would recommend this company to anyone who is looking for a place to start working. This was a great first job."
Posted 6 years ago in Salt Lake City, UT
HR Manager
in West Valley City, UT

"Great organization, good project manager overseeing HR in Utah but poor people manager."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Great benefits, well managed organization."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Focus on their sales skills."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Poor senior level management, unprepared for Credit Reform Act changes coming up in 2010."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Work on people management skills."

Accounting Assistant
in New Albany, OH

"Customer Service satisfaction allowing for profit growth for the company."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Big on team environment."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Career opportunities."

Senior Marketing Associate
in Riverwoods, IL

"A good experience - somewhere to grow in new ways and strengthen the skills I've already gained."

Strategic Analyst
in Riverwoods, IL

"OK place to work, nice campus."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Nice campus, good cafeteria, nice gym, I was an intern so can't talk a lot about work culture and growth opportunities."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Know about the cards industry."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Location"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"More stress on performance based pay."

Senior Collections Representative
in Sandy, UT

"Discover has great benefits & compensation, but it is basically to keep their employees working there."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Benefits, paid time off, flexibility with scheduling."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Lack of hours, lack of personable supervisors, in their attempt to be sales driven, they seemed to lack desire to raise customer loyalty."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Be more personalible, get to know your employees. Try to make your employees and your customers loyal - really try to understand them."

Analyst
in Riverwoods, IL

"Some magangers can be too fixated on the thought that someone may take their jobs, therefore it reflects in their ability to get along with others."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"The atmosphere, the positive reinforcement to move ahead. Rewards for job well done."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Think positively and do your very best. You will get the chance at a great position and long-term stay."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Being openminded is one of the keys to success."

Contractor

"Good experience to work in the marketing team to develop in-depth analysis."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Good environment and interesting job."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Prefer working as permanent employee."

Trainer
in West Valley City, UT

"Discover Card is a very forward thinking company willing to pilot new and exciting opportunities for its staff and card members."

Customer Service Representative
in New Castle, DE

"A great place to work."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"I enjoyed providing outstanding service to the customers."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"I enjoyed working for this company."

Programming Intern
in Riverwoods, IL

"Great company, plain work, mediocre pay."

Marketing Associate
in Riverwoods, IL

"I would consider working there again."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Good people, good product, good atmosphere."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"When interviewing, stick to the position you are posting for, and only that position."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Slim advancement opportunity."

Regional Account Manager

"Far too many re-organizations."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"I met some very good people there. The company was good when not re-organizing (which happened about 3 times a year). I made some good industry contacts."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Makes sure you do not go into an new division as they seem to be the first that get laid off."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"They re-organized about 15 times in 3 years, and I had to re-apply for my job which caused un-due stress on my family as we were always worried I would get laid off. The management style is micro-management at it's best. The company was selling air as many financial companys seemed to have been doing in the past. No promotion prospects."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Less micro-managing and more career building."

Risk Analyst
in Evanston, IL

"Good starter job."

Account Executive

"College job."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"They were very accommodating while I went to college."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"It is a good company to work with and a friendly environment."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"I was unable to find a career position when I finished my degree."

Senior Project Manager
in Forest Park, IL

"DFS is the best company in the world to worked for."

What do you like about working at Discover Financial?

"Discover was a great place to work. I also gained some very valuable skills as I worked there. The opportunities for professional growth was endless."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Bring your A game for the interview because DFS is where you really want to be because of endless opportunities."

What don't you like about working at Discover Financial?

"There was not much I didn't like about DFS I guess. I just hated the fact that it ended for me because of the work force reduction or down size in staff."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Bring me back and keep up the great work!"

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