The Nielsen Company
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www.nielsen.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Interesting people but...

Client Manager (Current Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I have been working at The Nielsen Company full-time for more than a year

Prosyoung environment, interesting people, large company with a lot of opportunities across many product lines

Consnot very transparent with major organizational changes, decisions, or even smaller things like what performance ratings are based on. below market value salaries, high turnover, forced corporate culture of overworking

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Generally a good company, but not in touch with people who don't work in Chicago

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at The Nielsen Company full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Pay is reasonably good, and benefits are ok, unless you live in an area where United Healthcare isn't… Cons: The execution of meritocracy is so dependent on your manager that it isn't really a meritocracy. It all comes down to how "connected" you… Advice to Senior Management: Work with off-site employees more. Find an alternative healthcare… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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A lot of pressure - Internal and External

Account Manager (Current Employee)
Oxford, England (UK)

I have been working at The Nielsen Company full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: There is structured training program in place which is great especially if you are a grad. For the… Cons: No work / life balance Lots of internal pressure on admin Under resourced, so a lot of juggling clients Middle management interested in pleasing bosses so put pressure… Advice to Senior Management: Think about the amount of internal admin. Removing this will enable employees to spend more time with clients. It will result… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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