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Mott MacDonald consultancy

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Current Employee - Transport Planner  in  Manchester, England (UK)
Current Employee - Transport Planner in Manchester, England (UK)

I have been working at Mott MacDonald

Pros

Open and flexible working environment, not too much emphasis on hierarchies, reasonable opportunities for advancement and encouragement to advance. The work-life balance is on the whole fairly good, and the work is project-focus so working additional hours is only expected where necessary. It is not a requisite for advancement. The culture of the company is in general friendly, and most of senior management are very open and responsive people. The salaries available to staff on lower grades are good when compared to competitors. On the whole the people at mott macdonald are friendly, highly skilled and ready to share skills with others, There is a strong feeling of teamwork and very few selfish or egotistical people.

Cons

Very large organisation in which people can get lost, not enough recognition given to technical experts. Also the holiday allowance is very poor indeed, and in general the benefits structure is poor. There is very little flexibility available. Annual leave is limited to 20 days plus 2 statutory days. Generally many employees can get lost in the huge organisation, however due to the skill shortage in most disciplines ambitious individuals get progress as they wish, with hard work. There is a high staff turnover, but this is true of most companies in this field and is partly due to the limited salaries on offer for technical jobs.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Staff turnover largely due to lack of recognition given to workers with strong technical skills but little ambition to become managers.

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    Travail difficile, faible salaire... Les joies du management Wark hard, low salary... Glory of the top management"

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    Former Employee - Consultant  in  Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Consultant in Paris (France)

    I worked at Mott MacDonald full-time for more than a year

    (Translated from English)

    Pros

    Société de consulting en ingénierie présente dans de nombreux projets à travers le monde

    Big consulting engineering company present on many projects around the world

    Cons

    Faible salaire;

    Pas d'équilibre avec une vie privée;

    Les joies du management

    Low salary;
    No balance with private life;
    Glory of the top management

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Good Organization, provides opportunity to grow

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    Former Employee - Design Engineer
    Former Employee - Design Engineer

    I worked at Mott MacDonald full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Organization provides opportunity to grow, and emphasize on team work,

    Cons

    I was in a project office and sometimes feeling of not being appreciated creeps in.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Consider retaining good talent.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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