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Marsh Reviews

Updated November 16, 2017
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Pros
  • Great Work Life Balance, Great organization (in 35 reviews)

  • It's a great company that encourages career growth, has global opportunities, and good benefits (in 29 reviews)

Cons
  • You are expected to work "professional hours" so no real work life balance (in 16 reviews)

  • Upper management is forgetting about the employees- cutting back everywhere (in 13 reviews)

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  1. "Senior advisor"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Career growth opportunities are available throughout the firm

    Cons

    Salary inequities between colleagues at the same level are large


  2. "Insurance Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Marsh full-time

    Pros

    Great coworkers and managers. Overall good place to work.

    Cons

    They can allow more flexibility.

  3. "The good and the Bad"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Marsh full-time

    Pros

    -Meet really nice people
    -Looks good on resume

    Cons

    - Okay pay
    - No room to advance

    Advice to Management

    Look more at the people that works hard on a daily basis.


  4. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great people in the office.

    Cons

    No culture. Hard to retain good talent when there is no fun in an office.


  5. "they gone"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    easy job, they aren't there anymore

    Cons

    it was slow and bad management


  6. "Director, Corporate Strategy"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Marsh full-time

    Pros

    Global Role, Great exposure to Senior Management

    Cons

    Slow moving organization, Short-term earnings orientation focus vs. long term strategy


  7. "Operations Specialist I"

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    Current Employee - Operations Specialist I in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Operations Specialist I in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent Company! Marsh help their employee grow and seek their opinion.

    Cons

    Their Software Application system and hardware is old but continuously improving.

  8. "Marsh , New York City Office"

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    Former Employee - Marsh Global Analytics in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Marsh Global Analytics in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Marsh full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Amazing company. Had such a wonderful time working at Marsh. Great people that are driven, fun to be around, and incredibly smart.

    Cons

    There were no Cons working for Marsh.


  9. "Managing Director"

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    Former Employee - Managing Director in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Managing Director in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Marsh full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Global company and a good place to learn for young people

    Cons

    Texas Leadership, inexperienced
    Cut back staffing too far to manage clients
    Lack of management stability
    Inconsistent strategy

    Advice to Management

    New or more seasoned leadership to increase colleague engagement
    Stop cutting resources back, it’s hurting the client and the employees
    Stop the small-middle market focus
    Sad because we were once so proud!


  10. "Awesome Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great pay and benefits and rewards

    Cons

    Management was not good. Senior management lacked communication


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