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Accenture Reviews

Updated Jul 25, 2014
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3.6 7,944 reviews

93% Approve of the CEO

Accenture CEO Pierre Nanterme

Pierre Nanterme

(3,126 ratings)

80% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • 55k range but the work/life balance is not worth the price in my opinion(in 482 reviews)

  • Good work culture, Vast training programmes, inter -technology & domain shifting(in 451 reviews)


Cons
  • work life balance despite being a tag line of many internal inititatives is a joke(in 963 reviews)

  • No work-life balance for consultants trying to make it up the ranks to Managing Directors(in 160 reviews)

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    Accenture a great company to work for.

    Instructional Designer (Current Employee) Saint Charles, IL

    ProsAccenture offers flexible work options

    ConsThere are no cons working at Accenture

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    More than just Consulting roles

    Global Human Resources Programs & Operations (Current Employee) Anaheim, CA

    ProsYou hear a lot about the burn out that occurs for people in consulting roles, but there are also many other opportunities, especially in the Corporate Functions space. Work from home and set own hours.

    ConsWhile the flexibility is nice, tend to work around the clock supporting all parts of the world. People in the corporate functions space are work-aholics.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Consultant

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsWork life balance is great

    ConsReview process for promotion needs options to allow advancement when deserved.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    ITS A GREAT COMPANY TO WORK AT.

    Marketing Director (Former Employee) Laredo, MT

    ProsHas a good pay and offers many opportunities for career growth. Pay and rewards are very competitive here. No discrimination of any kind and the working environment is perfect for all.

    ConsNot much but the work can be challenging and the work load can sometimes exceed. Its not easy to get a promotion as there are very many employeest here

    Advice to Senior ManagementDoing a great job.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    My experience in working with Accenture

    Systems Analyst II (Current Employee) New York, NY

    ProsThey have an excellent operational system when it comes to technology

    ConsBenefits are reasonable with years of service

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great Company to Work For

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsOverall, Accenture is a great company to work for. The people are awesome! There's a lot of opportunity within the company to move around as well. Lots of good programs supporting work/life balance, flexible schedules, work from home, etc.

    ConsIt would be nice to have more budget to spend on travel, training and team meetings when working in such a virtual environment.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Accenture Corporate Development

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGreat place to work, engaging people, fulfilling and challenging work helping Accenture and Clients solve cutting edge problems to deliver value to both as well as multiple stake holders

    ConsWith Accenture's success the company has grown significantly in a short period of time and depending on the role their may be limited or slower advancement at the upper executive levels

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good Starter company to learn consulting world

    Business Senior Analyst (Current Employee) Atlanta, GA

    ProsIf you want to learn the politics of consulting with a great company, Accenture is a great place to come. Access to Senior Management is easy and great advice is always given.

    ConsTravel can become hectic so you can really lose a work-life balance. There are times I would not be home for weeks. But i was able to do it because I was single and didn't have children.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Manager

    Program Manager (Current Employee) Seattle, WA

    ProsEthical Company. Solid customer base.

    ConsLess classroom training for senior management. The firm has grown up significantly so it needs a little more clean up of dead woods.

    Advice to Senior ManagementTake care of people who's our asset.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Accenture is a good place for self starters to work

    Software Engineer (Current Employee)

    ProsAccenture is a dynamic, open place to gain experience and challenge yourself. I was hired and promoted several times in a short time frame. The work is challenging and schedules are flexible. I have worked at a combination of client sites, Accenture offices and home. Our project keeps people engaged and informed.

    ConsYour career is in your hands more than most other places, which is good, but for those not used to such a system, there is a learning curve which can be detrimental. There are systems in place to assist you with your career track but the overall approach can be a challenge.

    Advice to Senior ManagementA little more open communication to those you are seeking to bring on to a role and those who are working on your teams would go a long way.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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