McKinsey & Company Reviews

Updated Jul 30, 2021

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McKinsey & Company Chairman Kevin Sneader
Kevin Sneader
1,335 Ratings
Pros
  • "You'll work with some really smart people who really care(in 253 reviews)

  • "Great place to work and good opportunities(in 159 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Lots of travel, although some perks come with this(in 162 reviews)

  • "Poor lifestyle, no work life balance(in 61 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year
      Featured Review

      Excellent intellectual minds to work with.

      Jun 25, 2021 - External Advisor/Consultant in Dallas, TX
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      Pros

      Top people, always learning developing your skills, Partnering with clients to help them succeed

      Cons

      Need to have flexible work schedule

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      Jul 26, 2021 - Director in Adelaide
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice work culture. Nice pay

      Cons

      Work life balance is poor

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Great development

      Jun 17, 2021 - Associate Partner in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Accelerated development, learn how to solve tough problems, inspiring projects and teams

      Cons

      Choosing when to leave is hard - if you can't work on the things you love its time to call it.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      May 10, 2021 - Analyst in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Smart people, good culture, good development

      Cons

      Long hours, challenging, demanding managers

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      No. 1 management consulting firm

      Apr 8, 2021 - Management Consultant in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      International experience, latest technology and innovations

      Cons

      Requires to travel on a regular basis

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    6. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Good pay good team/peers, uninspiring leaders

      May 29, 2021 - Engagement Manager in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Smart people at working level

      Cons

      Laddish, cliquish, non diverse, non inclusive, arrogant partners and senior partners, no real mentorship.

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      2 people found this review helpful
    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work

      Feb 7, 2021 - Associate Partner in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Terrific professional development, opportunity to work across sectors

      Cons

      Long hours, potential for a lot of travel

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Make a difference

      Feb 5, 2021 - Consultant in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great problems to work on with truely great people

      Cons

      Lifestyle sucks, very demanding time wise

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great training

      Jan 13, 2021 - Consultant in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Sets you up amazingly for future career opportunities

      Cons

      Severe impact of life with long hours and tedious work

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Worth the development

      Dec 9, 2020 - Digital Analyst in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Amazing development opportunities Work on interesting problems to solve See real (and timely) impact from what you deliver/recommend

      Cons

      Long hours with lots of work Even when on leave, can few the pressure of work Haven’t fully utilised digital talent or capability with clients

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