Omnicom Reviews

Updated July 21, 2014
Updated July 21, 2014
42 Reviews
3.8
42 Reviews
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Omnicom President, CEO, and Director John D. Wren
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  1.  

    As Agency Networks go...one of the best

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Account Director  in  Brooklyn, NY
    Current Employee - Account Director in Brooklyn, NY

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

    Pros

    Lots of career opportunities across the network

    Cons

    Byzantine management structure at the holding company and no real authority to the individual operating co's.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    A second family who put the fun in disfunctional

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

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

    Pros

    Transparent Upper Management that helped grow careers and created an environment that fosters innovation and cross-functional sharing. Co-workers were more like family.

    Cons

    Pay and benefits are less competitive than other agencies outside of the Omnicom network. In smaller agencies promotion opportunties are limitedi

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    It was an outstanding and challenging experience

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Data Center & Data Solutions Director  in  Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Data Center & Data Solutions Director in Houston, TX

    I worked at Omnicom full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great organization to work for

    Cons

    I did not experience any negativity during my tenure with OMC

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue caring and working with personnel

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Well-run traditional media ad agencies

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Director  in  Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Director in Dallas, TX

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

    Pros

    Great benefits, professional organization & culture

    Cons

    Pending merger with Publicis Groupe

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Omnicom Digital

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Omnicom

    Pros

    Nice and friendly people in the company

    Cons

    Poor benefits, long hours, huge company

  7.  

    great team, lacking sense of community

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Digital Strategist  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Digital Strategist in New York, NY

    I have been working at Omnicom full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    opportunities for fast growth
    great people
    vacation
    high profile accounts

    Cons

    salary
    no communal areas and limited opportunities to meet other teams
    corporate environment
    long hours

    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Finance Manager

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Omnicom

    Pros

    Good place to start out of school

    Cons

    Career growth potential within isn't strong

  9.  

    Manager

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Project Manager  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Assistant Project Manager in New York, NY

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

    Pros

    Great company for the shareholders

    Cons

    Bad salary for the employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay as per market

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Awesome place to work at!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Payroll Coordinator  in  Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Payroll Coordinator in Dallas, TX

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

    Pros

    great group to work with couldn't ask for anything better

    Cons

    paying for parking and it is not cheap!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Great company to grow in

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Vice President  in  New York, NY
    Former Employee - Senior Vice President in New York, NY

    I worked at Omnicom full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Can grow as far as you can take it.
    Creative, smart people who love what they do.
    You work with some of the best clients on the planet.

    Cons

    Not always structure or mentiorship to get there.
    Lots of agencies to choose from, management skill will vary.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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