Working at Marakon | Glassdoor

Marakon Overview

Work Here? Get a Free Employer Account
www.marakon.com
New York, NY
51 to 200 employees
1978
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Business Services
$25 to $50 million (USD) per year
McKinsey & Company, Bain & Company, Boston Consulting Group
Marakon is a premier strategy consulting firm with the experience and track record of helping CEOs and their leadership teams achieve winning performance and build stronger organizations.With extensive expertise and practical experience in consumer and retail, financial ... Read more

Marakon Reviews

4.3
Star Star Star Star Star
Rating Trends Rating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
(no image)
Mason Kissell
26 Ratings
  • "Great Place to start your Career"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate
    Former Employee - Associate
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Marakon full-time

    Pros

    Pure Strategy Consulting

    Great Firm Culture

    Early Responsibility

    Incredible Colleagues

    Top Clients

    Great Exit Opportunities

    Cons

    Less CPG and Tech projects sold than ideal

    Advice to Management

    Marakon would be improved if there was a more concerted brand management effort.

    I hope to see the Chicago office continue to grow.

See All 36 Reviews

Marakon Interviews

Interview Experience

Interview Experience
63%
26%
10%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
52%
29%
17%

Interview Difficulty

3.4
Average

Interview Difficulty

Hard

Average

Easy
  1.  

    Associate Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Marakon (New York, NY) in October 2016.

    Interview

    Applied through my college's career center website. Did an over the phone case interview. The final round was in their office in NYC. Three 45 minute interviews. First was a highly quantitative case. Second was exclusively fit questions––very relaxed. Third was more qualitative case––they give you a case to read through, leave the room for 15 minutes and then ask you questions about it. We had extra time so we did some brain teasers.

    Interview Questions

    • Would you invest in the startup you worked for over the summer?
      How would you go about determining if you should open a nail salon in a particular neighborhood?  
      Answer Question
See All 19 Interviews

Marakon Awards & Accolades

  • Best Consulting Firms to Work For (Small), Consulting Magazine, 2011

Work at Marakon? Share Your Experiences

Marakon
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
 
Click to Rate
or