McCann Reviews

Updated May 12, 2021

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McCann Global President, Advertising and Allied Agencies, McCann Worldgroup Chris Macdonald
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Pros
  • "Great company, great clients, great perks(in 5 reviews)

  • "Flexible and fair company with great people(in 5 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Extremely long hours with very little chance of advancement or a raise(in 4 reviews)

  • "Hard work, but rewarding most of the time(in 4 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work!

      Nov 24, 2020 - Executive Producer in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Cares about people. Treats employees Fair.

      Cons

      None that I can think of.

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Solid, award winning, fun culture

      May 12, 2021 - Senior Account Executive in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good culture, good location, all depends on the account, wins lots of awards

      Cons

      big, mid-town, slow to promote

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great resume builder

      May 9, 2021 - Account Executive in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Everyone at McCann that I've met so far is a team player and pull their weight. The work across the agency rarely disappoints.

      Cons

      Work life balance, like most agencies, is difficult.

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    4. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Cool clients but toxic

      Jan 25, 2021 - Account Manager in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Cool clients Snack bar Some people are really knowledgable

      Cons

      Bad upper management, highly political

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Sweat Shop

      Sep 10, 2020 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great agency culture. The people a friendly and there are some really talented people you’ll get to work with. Big brands that are good for your book.

      Cons

      Sweat shop and award chasers. Every brief was “What’s our next fearless girl?” You’ll know you’re good at what you do if you have no life because you’ll be pitching constantly.

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Best of the best in advertising industry

      Jun 4, 2020 - Account Executive in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      You have the opportunity to help big brands like Microsoft, Mastercard, Verizon, and L'Oreal, among others, play a meaningful role in people's lives. Feels bigger than just working at any other advertising agency.

      Cons

      Pay is not competitive and overall industry is struggling.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Jun 15, 2020 - Junior Art Director in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      company culture and people are top notch

      Cons

      we work a lot and long hours

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great experience!

      May 26, 2020 - Art Director in Atlanta, GA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Creative co-workers. Generally a healthy positive atmosphere. Great projects. Also learned a lot.

      Cons

      Long hours and sometime weekends needed to get everything done.

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good job

      Jun 11, 2020 - Administrative Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good environment and engaging interesting

      Cons

      The amount of working hours in a day

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Great work experience, bad culture experience

      Jul 20, 2020 - Senior Strategist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great clients, big sexy projects, lots of opportunities

      Cons

      Rampant sexual harassment, misogyny (even by the female leaders), extremely long hours with limited care for your life outside of work

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