McKinsey & Company Reviews

Updated Jul 25, 2021

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McKinsey & Company Chairman Kevin Sneader
Kevin Sneader
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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

      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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    2. 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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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work

      Feb 7, 2021 - Associate Partner in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Terrific professional development, opportunity to work across sectors

      Cons

      Long hours, potential for a lot of travel

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    4. 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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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Company

      Jan 17, 2021 - Consultant in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Only consulting firm that’s worth it for real people

      Cons

      Restricted but expected for most jobs

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    6. 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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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Jan 7, 2021 - Data Scientist in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - opportunities - learning experience

      Cons

      - pressure - competition within the role

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      Dec 17, 2020 - Partner in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great place to work at

      Cons

      Few cons except the hours

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Turbocharged development

      Dec 15, 2020 - Business Analyst in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Rapid development, feedback, leading projects and clients, responsibility from day one

      Cons

      Tough hours sometimes, falls on you to make it sustainable

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Worth the development

      Dec 9, 2020 - Digital Analyst in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      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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