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Mercer (Outsourcing - H&B) - The More you know

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Former Employee - Client Services Analyst in Houston, TX (US)
Former Employee - Client Services Analyst in Houston, TX (US)

I worked at Mercer full-time (less than an year)

Pros

Great starting wage for entry-level new grads. Can't knock the benefits packages. Terrific Medical/Vision/Dental offerings, generous vacation offerings.

Cons

Specifically with respect to Mercer's Outsourcing H&B: If you come from a specialized major, be prepared to be locked into the world of benefits administration. Non-transferrable technical skillset: In order to have this skillset transfer, you'll need to do outside work on your own to secure such measures (but don't forget about the non-compete/non-disclosure you signed or it could get dicey).

Don't plan on using that vacation anytime around the holidays as a member of Mercer Outsourcing's H&B section - that happens to be the "busy" season (Open Enrollment) and as such, M-Fs just went from 40s into the 50s

Working for any "client service" organization entails the need for the office to always be staffed (M-F) - rarely/never work remotely, long core-hours (lack of flexibility with work hours).

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    On the fence

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in New York, NY (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in New York, NY (US)

    I have been working at Mercer full-time

    Pros

    Well-known company, opportunities to learn about consulting, clients, project management, sales, and strategy work.

    Cons

    Weak EVP, top priorities are revenue-based with little to no focus on career development, coaching or work/life balance.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Develop your employees, lead instead of drive, generate enthusiasm instead of fear.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Good company to work with!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Senior Associate in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

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

    Pros

    good management and work too

    Cons

    no overtime pay and quarterly incentive ......

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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