McKinsey & Company Junior Associate Reviews

Updated 16 Jun 2021

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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    THE Best!

    8 Dec 2018 - Junior Associate in Sydney
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    Pros

    Amazing opportunities to learn and grow. Great mentorship environment!

    Cons

    Nothing that I can think of! If you can manage the travel, rest is easy!

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Brilliant place to start your career

    7 Jun 2021 - Junior Associate in Mumbai
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great exposure Steep learning curve Great exit opportunities

    Cons

    Working hours can be long on certain studies (projects)

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  3. 2.0
    Current Employee

    Bad Work Life Balance

    16 Jun 2021 - Junior Associate in New Delhi
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    Pros

    Nothing really in WFH mode

    Cons

    Very Bad Work Life Balance. WFH reducing boundaries

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Best place to develop

    25 May 2021 - Junior Associate in Mumbai
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    Pros

    - Fast-paced development - Opportunity to work in multiple sectors and functions - Great set of people to work with

    Cons

    - Inferior salary vis-a-vis main competitors - Less focus towards life-work balance

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  5. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Best place to start off career

    5 Apr 2021 - Junior Associate 
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    Pros

    Structured problem solving Extensive client interaction

    Cons

    Long hours and repetitive work for some projects

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great folks

    31 Mar 2021 - Junior Associate 
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    Pros

    Good learning; Diverse work opportunities

    Cons

    Work hours; Too much documentation

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  7. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    A great first company to work for!

    17 Mar 2021 - Junior Associate in Bangalore
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    Pros

    Very driven and smart people, a good culture with respect given to personal life(as much as is possible in consulting), great brand that is well respected all over India, excellent exit options

    Cons

    While many different paths are available, they are not encouraged equally with incentives and promotions.

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee

    awesome

    25 Feb 2021 - Junior Associate 
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    Pros

    flexible, good salary, good peer

    Cons

    late working hours, too much pressure

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  9. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Amazing - the best a bschool grad can get.

    27 Jan 2021 - Junior Associate in Mumbai
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    Pros

    Smartest colleagues. Fast paced. No politics.

    Cons

    Work life balance is bad. High pressure.

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great!

    21 Jan 2021 - Junior Associate in London, England, England
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    Pros

    Great experience, huge potential for development

    Cons

    Hours can of course be long and high pressure

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