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A very good company to work for if you have a family

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Former Employee - Financial Analyst
Former Employee - Financial Analyst

I worked at Mattel full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

very good benefits
work life balance
Half day fridays and holiday shutdown
family oriented culture. people are genuinely nice. team work environment

Cons

It was political and hard to get promoted
didn't have a lot of team building events everyone just went home after work because most of the people in our group have families
Could have been more casual for finance organization

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Positive Outlook
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    It's about the people!

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  El Segundo, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in El Segundo, CA

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

    Pros

    Great people and smart executive management. Amazing work life balance.

    Cons

    Conservative culture outside of marketing and creative departments

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Spread the creative culture throughout the whole company. Be the fun company that you can be!

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    Mattel is a great place to work, filled with creative people.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  East Aurora, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in East Aurora, NY

    I have been working at Mattel full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Half day Fridays, good benefits, global company, competitive industry keeps the politics down.

    Cons

    There is not a strong push for innovation in products, there seems to be a strong block to transferring to different deparmrnts and divisions.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to the innovative ideas of all employees, try to capture them

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    Positive Outlook
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