Maxus Global Media Reviews

Updated Jul 3, 2020

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3.4
66%
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88%
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Maxus Global Media Worldwide CEO Lindsay Pattison (no image)
Lindsay Pattison
50 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people to work with at Maxus(in 15 reviews)

  • "Great place to begin a career in media/advertising(in 9 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Media Planner"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Maxus Global Media full-time

    Pros

    Awesome people, kind employees, good culture

    Cons

    long hours (per typical with agency life)

  2. "Mediocre"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Maxus Global Media full-time

    Pros

    Good culture and good people

    Cons

    Lack of a career path Work life balance is non existent Separation between upper management and lower level employees


  3. "Not much personality"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Media Director in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Maxus Global Media full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Small agency with large backing (Group M), with easy access to CEO and all agency leaders, access to Group M tools

    Cons

    Weakness in digital leadership and general lack of support from mid senior leadership

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  4. "Great People"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Maxus Global Media full-time

    Pros

    Amazing, smart people and a great culture.

    Cons

    Not a lot of room for growth, too much red tape with movement, promotions and raises.

  5. "Great People and Room to Grow"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Maxus Global Media full-time

    Pros

    People are willing to help, opportunity to grow if you raise your hand

    Cons

    Part of GroupM which means red tape

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  6. "Media Supervisor"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Maxus Global Media full-time

    Pros

    Great place to begin a career in media/advertising. Fun culture, opportunity for growth/switching departments, variety of accounts to work on, startup feel

    Cons

    Most accounts are under staffed so hours can be grueling, not a great record of high profile new business wins in recent years, Groupm/wpp resources can be unclear/lacking

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  7. "Assistant Digital Media Planner"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Maxus Global Media full-time

    Pros

    Great work space, fast paced with high profile clients, good company culture.

    Cons

    Long hours due to entertainment, unorganized at times.

  8. "Assistant Media Planner"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Media Planner in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Maxus Global Media full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Decent work/life balance Overall, great team chemistry Nice work perks with vendors

    Cons

    Upper management would sometimes leave team intentionally in the dark Client transparency lacking Lack of company culture

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  9. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Maxus Global Media full-time

    Pros

    Friendly co-workers up to top management positions

    Cons

    Have to continually ask for reviews in an attempt for promotions

  10. Helpful (3)

    "Media"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Maxus Global Media full-time

    Pros

    You get to work with big name clients so vendors are constantly wanting to woo you with gifts and lunches.

    Cons

    Literally everything else. Poor upper management who cares nothing about their employees. Many employees last less than a year. There is a reason that Maxus has a bad rep in the industry - expect to work 12+ hours daily and work on the weekends. Do not expect any appropriate training.

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