PA Consulting Overview

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  • London, United Kingdom
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1943
  • Company - Private
  • Business Consulting
  • $500 million to $1 billion (USD)

CompetitorsMcKinsey & Company, Accenture, Deloitte
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We believe in the power of ingenuity to build a positive human future in a technology-driven world. As strategies, technologies and innovation collide, we create opportunity from complexity. Our diverse teams of experts combine innovative thinking and breakthrough use of ...
Mission: Our clients recognise we’re different. We’re different in ‘what’ we do, and even more in ‘how’ we do it. Our strategy work helps clients deliver innovation into the real world. At the heart of our business are our people – strategists, technologists, digital experts, consultants ...

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PA Consulting Reviews

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250 Ratings
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"Always impressed"

Aug 1, 2022 - Anonymous Employee
Positive Outlook
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- Working with the kindest and smartest colleagues - Interesting and relevant client work - Good career growth - average pay with good bonuses - Can never take all the vacation days - Energy team


Some mild growing pains but I always feel like they confront them and stuff actually gets better.

Advice to Management

Keep doing the pulse surveys, raising salaries, promoting and addressing the tough issues at the right time. Overall would recommend and refer a friend.
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PA Consulting Interviews

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Campus Recruiting13%

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    Online reasoning tests for maths and words, verbal and numerical reasoning Video interview, think it was hire vue they used telephone call which was not very fun...,. Companies should not use hire vue,

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Company Updates

April 26, 2022
2021 was a truly transformative year. As we learned to live with change as a constant, the power of human ingenuity shone. Our Ingenuity Review reflects on how our people built momentum in a remarkable year to deliver on our purpose - Bringing Ingenuity to Life - for each other and for our clients. It shows that amazing things happen when we embrace the pace of change. When we use it as a catalyst for growth and a force for good; an opportunity to accelerate progress towards a positive human future.
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Ingenuity Review
April 26, 2021
With our diverse teams of experts combining innovative thinking and breakthrough technologies, we delivered for our clients, people and communities through a most challenging year.
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Ingenuity powers record year for PA Consulting

PA Consulting Awards & Accolades

  • #2 Consulting Firm with the most differentiated offering in the marketConsultancy.uk2018
  • LinkedIn's Top Companies ListLinkedIn, Top 252017

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Employees rate PA Consulting 3.9 out of 5 stars based on 1,203 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 77% of employees would recommend working at PA Consulting to a friend. This is based on 1,145 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

59% of job seekers rate their interview experience at PA Consulting as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3.1 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at PA Consulting.

75% of employees think that PA Consulting has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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