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Nielsen Overview

New York, NY
10000+ employees
1923
Company - Public (NLSN)
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$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
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Nielsen Holdings N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global information and measurement company with leading market positions in marketing and consumer information, television and other media measurement, online intelligence and mobile measurement. Nielsen has a presence in over ... Read more

Mission: To provide clients with the most complete understanding of consumers and markets worldwide.


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    I have been working at Nielsen full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great place to work and very flexible hours. This job has been so awesome from the start and I encourage anyone wanting to progress thru their career to work for Nielsen. The possibilities are endless.

    Cons

    I do not see any reason for sales executives to fail with Nielsen.

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Nielsen Interviews

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    Application

    The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Nielsen (New York, NY).

    Interview

    The first round of interview is conducted in campus. The questions include self introduction, your motivation, your understanding of their business lines and some background questions. There will be tests to evaluate your Putonghua skills. Then it comes the market sizing questions.

    Interview Questions

    • How many KFCs are there in Hong Kong?   1 Answer
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Nielsen Awards & Accolades

  • Diversity Inc. Top 50 Companies for Diversity, DiversityInc, 2016
  • 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials, Fortune, 2016
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