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Marsh Reviews

Updated December 9, 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. "Customer service"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Urbandale, IA
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Urbandale, IA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Marsh full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The pay was above average and benefits were good. The parking was decent.

    Cons

    Management had turn over problems, very poor management style. We went almost a year wirhout a sup, in the 2 2/2 years I was there, we had 4 sups including almost a year without one.

    Advice to Management

    Support your associates more, hold onto good supervisors.

  3. "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.


  4. "Expectations"

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    Former Employee - Benefits Analyst in Walnut Creek, CA
    Former Employee - Benefits Analyst in Walnut Creek, CA

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

    Pros

    Education, support and internal growth is huge with MMA.

    Cons

    MMA expects that everything (in and outside of work) is done with your team.


  5. "The good and the Bad"

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    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.


  6. "Surety"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Marsh full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great learning experience and foundation to do well in the surety brokerage business.

    Cons

    Must be able to connect to the right senior managers to move up in the corporation. Hard work alone is not enough to move up the ranks.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on retaining smart talented people with diverse backgrounds.


  7. "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.

  8. Helpful (2)

    "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


  9. "Director, Corporate Strategy"

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    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


  10. "Operations Specialist I"

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    • Senior Management
    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.


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