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Accenture Reviews

Updated November 22, 2014
Updated November 22, 2014
9,173 Reviews
3.5
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • 55k range but the work/life balance is not worth the price in my opinion (in 588 reviews)

  • Good work culture generally but depends on the project u are working for (in 524 reviews)


Cons
  • work life balance despite being a tag line of many internal inititatives is a joke (in 1147 reviews)

  • Managers repeatedly ask you to stretch---I told you no WORK-LIFE balance:-( (in 184 reviews)

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  1.  

    Great Experience

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Accenture

    Pros

    Great overall experience with co workers and clients

    Cons

    The travel and hours can be overwhelming at times.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Create a better work life balance

  2.  

    Accenture is one of the best places to work.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Accenture full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great place to work; best people; and a lifetime of learning experiences

    Cons

    Large company but comes with many opportunities; off shoring work to shared service locations

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    It's good company to work. Good work culture. Depends on project work pressure.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Accenture full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Big brand. Good salary. Good work culture. Accenture works on all the technology. Job security is one of the best thing here.

    Cons

    Rating system is what I feel bad. But still ok to work here. If two times continuously you get very bad rating then they ask for quit the company....

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Good company to work and grow

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Mumbai (India)
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Mumbai (India)

    I have been working at Accenture full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Good compensations, people and projects

    Cons

    senior management should be more transparent

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    amazing People, interesting clients, tough projects

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Team Lead
    Current Employee - Team Lead

    I have been working at Accenture full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Skilled people, extensive training opportnities, large scale global projects, frequent travel opportunities

    Cons

    Annual Performance Management Timeline (fixed dates to execute promotions)
    Projects with tough timelines lead to overtime, which is only paid extra on levels below Manager in most countries

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    best place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Hartford, CT
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Hartford, CT

    I have been working at Accenture full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Culture, ethics, values....no pressure..you are more independent and managed by best people.

    Cons

    Moderations and some of the career related policies are more specific to account.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    great place to work and to build a career.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Accenture full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Interesting and challenging work. Smart people. Tremendous career opportunities. Has the broadest range of capabilities... from strategy and consulting...to technology and even outsourcing. Strong culture and core values.

    Cons

    Work-life balance can be a challenge.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Great place to work and develop new skills.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Monterrey, Nuevo León (Mexico)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Monterrey, Nuevo León (Mexico)

    I have been working at Accenture full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great benefits.
    Great work/personal life balance.
    Great opportunities to lead your own project.

    Cons

    Workplace feels dated. All equipment is new, but the interior design feels like the 90s.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Great place to start your consulting career.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Strategy Analyst in Madrid (Spain)
    Current Employee - Strategy Analyst in Madrid (Spain)

    I have been working at Accenture full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great people, great leadership, really interesting projects. It has recently been re-structured, focusing in Strategy, Digital and Technology.

    Cons

    Work - life balance is not the greatest, however, it is no different to other strategy consulting firms.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More communities.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Would Consider returning to the firm in United States

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - IT Operations Analyst in Bangalore (India)
    Former Employee - IT Operations Analyst in Bangalore (India)

    I worked at Accenture full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    You can get the opportunity to get to work with big clients projects.

    Cons

    Very Hard to get master and get promoted as you are competing with very talented resources.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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