IHS

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5 people found this helpful  

IHS can be a great company to work for, if you are in the right position.

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at IHS full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Some very smart people working on some truly amazing things.

Cons

The organization of the company is a bit schizophrenic. They do relatively frequent layoffs to "trim the fat". Not always ready to embrace new technology, which leaves them behind the curve.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    It's ok, but could be better. Seriously need to look to build people up and not constantly treat as excel lackeys.

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    Current Employee - Analyst in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Analyst in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at IHS full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great source of information for petrochemicals. You can learn a substantial amount about petrochemical markets in my role.

    Could prove valuable commercial experience for building a career within petrochemicals.

    Cons

    Very repetitive data mining type tasks. Basically you're going to spend 40 hrs a week in Excel, Powerpoint and Word. Have had very little external client contact etc:.

    In my personal experience I've felt seniors could have done more to try and give me a range of experiences and to help me grow and progress forwards.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get a graduate scheme instated. Look to try to build people up through the company and not treat them simply as an 'excel resource'.

    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Definitely a very good company to work for!

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    Current Employee - Marketing Analyst in Englewood, CO (US)
    Current Employee - Marketing Analyst in Englewood, CO (US)

    I have been working at IHS full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great company. Awesome work culture and benefit.

    Cons

    Decisions are made slowly and takes so many steps to get approval.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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