Mattel
3.4 of 5 216 reviews
www.mattel.com El Segundo, CA 5000+ Employees

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Great company - would work there again in a second!

Project Manager (Current Employee)
Middleton, WI

ProsCreative, positive people - a love for the brand and what they do at American Girl.

ConsChange - role clarification, new leadership not knowing the brand.

Advice to Senior ManagementMost senior management is great; you need to listen to your people; they add more valuable information than you think.

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

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    Could be the perfect workplace, if only the management rewarded the work and not political maneuvering and glad-handing.

    Project Designer (Former Employee)
    El Segundo, CA

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


    Pros: Highly creative environment. Great people. Competitive salary. Working on big… Cons: Middle management flooded with low-talent, politically-oriented yes-men who never hesitate to throw their highly-skilled,… Advice to Senior Management: Look at your best creators and innovators and promote them. Middle… More
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    FANTASTIC

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

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


    Pros: - generous pay & benefits - more vacation and holiday time off than any other company in the cpg realm -… Cons: - there are no glaring cons; general office politics and… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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