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"A very good organization to work for!"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Process Champion in New Delhi (India)
Current Employee - Process Champion in New Delhi (India)
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

1. Very good work culture.
2. Good learning opportunities.
3. Planned and systematic career progression.
4. Employee friendly policies and rules.
5. Good infrastructure and work atmosphere.
6. Lot of training sessions on soft as well as technical skills to enhance overall portfolio of the employee.
7.Good work-life balance.
6. The best of all is the benefits that Mercer gives: Sufficient leaves, Excellent transport facility, Excellent Meals on duty, Leisure activity areas like break out areas, Gym and TT court, Carrom room etc.
7. People usually stick with the company for a long tenure.

Cons

1. Not an excellent paymaster viz. other multi-national consulting firms, but compensates that with good employee benefits.

Advice to Management

The only reason people leave the company is because of better opportunities in terms of pay. If something can be done to improve that, There will be no other company which can come close to Mercer in terms of employee retention.

Other Employee Reviews for Mercer

  1. "A Positive Work Environment"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Mercer full-time

    Pros

    Career Advancement, Good Benefits, Good Culture

    Cons

    There are some gaps in the process and workflows.


  2. Helpful (3)

    "After working here for 10 years you become jaded with the organization because we've seen 6 CEOs in those 10 years."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Principal
    Current Employee - Principal
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mercer full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good work life balance. Current CEO seems to be doing a good job (stock price is going up) and I think probably he's the best CEO we've had in a while. Keep it up.

    Cons

    Ironically, we're in the HR conulting business, but yet we can't solve our own HR issues such as career development, retention, leadership.

    With each new CEO they bring change and it's interesting to see the new executive team rearranging the patio furniture without much impact. I work in an emerging market and it's amazing how incompetent the senior leaders (expats) are in my market - no leadership, no accountablity, no engagement, no empowerment, poor communication - more than half the employees are zombied out. Shame on you ...and you know who you are!!!!

    Advice to Management

    To the big boys and girls sitting in the ivory tower in NY - get to the front line of the action.

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