Mattel

  www.mattel.com
  www.mattel.com
There are newer employer reviews for Mattel

1 person found this helpful  

Mattel; one of the best places to work!

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in El Segundo, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in El Segundo, CA

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

Pros

There is a reason why this company has been voted one of the best places to work. The people, benefits (daycare onsite, gym onsite, cleaners onsite, medical/dental). If you love working with passionate, collaborative people, then this is definitely the place for you.

Cons

Mattel would serve there employees by being more transparent to the road of promotions. There is not always a clear path, and the obscuity may lead to a perception of politics to promote versus capabilities/commitment.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

You have a group of employees who have a lot of creative, thoughtful ideas on how to make the company more successful. You don't always need to rely on outside consultants to tell you what your team may already know. You can extract that value by ensuring people do not fell penalized for coming up with ideas that may not be successful.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

254 Other Employee Reviews for Mattel (View Most Recent)

Sort: Rating Date
  1.  

    Overall my time at Mattel was pretty positive and great learning experience.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Graphic Design Intern in El Segundo, CA
    Former Employee - Graphic Design Intern in El Segundo, CA

    I worked at Mattel

    Pros

    The company is great and takes good care of their employees. On site toy store and gym. Frequent events to build camaraderie within teams.

    Cons

    Mattel is still a massive corporation. Long lines and red tape.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Very corporate, but better than most.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in El Segundo, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in El Segundo, CA

    I worked at Mattel

    Pros

    Good benefits, relaxed environment on a personal level, but very driven on a professional one.

    Cons

    Too many re-orginizations. Many senior staff members not utilized adequately.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop trying to change things to justify your position, and just do your job.

    No opinion of CEO
There are newer employer reviews for Mattel

Work at Mattel? Share Your Experiences

Mattel

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.