Mercer
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www.mercer.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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I'll scratch your back if you scratch mine...

I Haven't Had A Job Title In Years But I Can Make One Up If You'd Like (Current Employee)
Louisville, KY

I have been working at Mercer full-time for more than 5 years

ProsMercer pays very well. They also have an annual bonus plan that can be 20% (Senior Associate)of your annual salary. They also have a pension plan. It really depends on your role but many roles offer very flexible work arangements include telecommuting. You should never really get bored at Mercer because there is plenty of opportunity to apply and move into other positions during your time at Mercer.

ConsVery similar to a law firm. The rich keep getting richer. Many of the managers dislike each other so much it's obvious. However, for some reason, they all keep scratching each others back I guess to protect the heard and prevent any imposters from invading their territory. The culture is not a very happy and social one. Egos rule and it's almost hilarious at times. Everyone sees it so it comes down to "whatever, just leave me alone and keep paying me well" which doesn't breed ambition or innovation.

Advice to Senior ManagementBring in more from the outside. You need fresh perspectives. Mercer is way too old-fashioned and lacks true innovation. Also, consider ways to truly being teams together and

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Marketing Intern (Former Employee)
Chicago, IL

I worked at Mercer as an intern for less than a year


Pros: Good amount of resources Not a very travel heavy consulting firm Senior… Cons: If you are looking to rack up airline miles, probably not… Advice to Senior Management: Keep up the good work Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Associate (Current Employee)
Boston, MA

I have been working at Mercer full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Flexible hours, routine work which could be positive or negative Cons: Lack of feedbacks, no clear direction of growth, constant change… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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