Boston Consulting Group Reviews

Updated 22 Jan 2021

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Boston Consulting Group President and CEO Rich Lesser
Rich Lesser
1,433 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people with great work ethic(in 189 reviews)

  • "Worked with smart people in a friendly environment(in 184 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Interesting place to develop yourself !"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Multicultural environment, High pace development, projects diversity, mobility, relevant trainings, etc.

    Cons

    High workload but we discuss frequently and openly about this, and are working on improving work-life balance

  2. "Excellent"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Finance Manager in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time

    Pros

    Good teamwork, L&D opportunities, International employment opportunities

    Cons

    not applicable no cons mentioned


  3. "Unrivalled impact and growth opportunities"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Junior Consultant in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    You will be pushed out of your comfort zone from day 1 You will have incredible impact on some of the world's largest and most important organisations Fantastic Diversity & Inclusion networks Nature of our work means our business outlook is strong through peaks, and troughs, in the economy

    Cons

    Work life 'balance' Expectation of a lot of international and domestic travel

  4. "Good company if you’re young"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Free drinks on Fridays, events, etc

    Cons

    Long hours for low pay

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  5. "Great consultancy"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time

    Pros

    Access to senior clients and innovative ideas

    Cons

    Long hours, mixed quality of direct managers

  6. "Incredible company to work for. Top training, people and projects."

    5.0
    Current Employee - Project Leader in Sydney

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time

    Pros

    Top training, people and projects

    Cons

    Highly demanding job; travel and long hours part of the deal

  7. "Good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good people, great access to industry decision makers

    Cons

    Experience varies considerably based on project team

  8. "Great L&D"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate 

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time

    Pros

    Working with smart and curious people on difficult problems

    Cons

    Long hours and inflexible first few years as generalist

  9. "Great company, work hard but get looked after"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great development and mentorship Good pay Take real action to try and make an intense career more sustainable

    Cons

    Long hours and travel demands

  10. "Job"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Was fun working there in my time

    Cons

    A lot of work Working there in my time

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