Ogilvy Reviews

Updated May 25, 2022

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Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "Lots of great people with amazing creative potential willing to go above and beyond their craft to deliver good work.(in 395 reviews)
  • "The culture is great and very laid back.(in 146 reviews)
  • "Interesting work and great colleagues(in 76 reviews)
  • "The team's friendly and supportive.(in 67 reviews)
  • "Good benefits (for full(in 66 reviews)
Cons
  • "hard to get promoted/ turn over rate high/ overtime working/ low salary/ lack of trainning(in 146 reviews)
  • "There is no work life balance and this is across the board.(in 106 reviews)
  • "Low Pay and everything else is fine(in 103 reviews)
  • "Long hours and takes time to get up the ladder(in 102 reviews)
  • "the team i was on dissolved pretty quickly because of poor management(in 79 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Talented creative agency

    Apr 15, 2022 - Narrative Designer 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Smart creative team, interesting tenders

    Cons

    This agency has no flaws.

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee

    B

    May 14, 2022 - Financial Analyst in New York, NY
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great place to work dgd

    Cons

    None that I can think of

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  3. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Nothing Special Here

    May 23, 2022 - Office Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great report for a company, interesting clients, most people are easy to work with.

    Cons

    Didn't really care about investing in humans.

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Solid, But Easy to Get Stuck Where You Are

    Apr 30, 2022 - Assistant Account Executive 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Friendly people, seem like people like to hang out outside of working environment Early client-facing access at junior level Semi-Reasonable work-life balance

    Cons

    If you don't speak up - especially at the junior level - you can easily become pigeon holed and stuck doing admin tasks longer than you would potentially like

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Great Teaching Hospital

    May 1, 2022 - Associate Account Executive in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommend