Nielsen Reviews

Updated Sep 15, 2021

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3.7
73%
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817 Ratings
Pros
  • "Over the years, there is a culture of trust which helps you to be able to work from home depending on your situation(in 388 reviews)

  • "Supportive and cooperative work environment(in 293 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long working hours (that too in some specific teams)(in 235 reviews)

  • "Poor adherence to working hours (overwork is common)(in 174 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good environment

      Mar 31, 2021 - Interviewer in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible schedule Ability to choose projects

      Cons

      Not quite applicable, no comments

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great teamwork

      Sep 15, 2021 - Sales Effectiveness Leader in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good team to work with

      Cons

      challenging organizational strategy and financial performace

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Best Research company

      Jul 15, 2021 - Senior Manager in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Best market research company in the world, you will learn a lot

      Cons

      Need a longer term focus

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Good culture but long working hours

      Jul 3, 2021 - Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friendly colleagues. Some flexibility in working hours

      Cons

      Long working hours and steep learning curve

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Client Servicing Executive

      Jul 4, 2021 - Client Servicing Executive in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible work culture The company's name serves as a good stepping stone to switch firms Opportunities are bountiful due to a lean working team

      Cons

      Red tapes are bountiful as well, when proposing process improvements You learn as fast as you will plateau Ascension is slow compared to the competition Management is too revenue driven, often at the expense of product and solution development outside the United States.

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Ok for fresh grads

      Jun 19, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      workload is quite heavy sometimes

      Cons

      decent package, a few nice colleagues

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Global company

      Jun 5, 2021 - Director in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Global MNC, Good diversity and culture

      Cons

      Too many re-orgs without enough thought

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    8. 1.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Management out of touch with employees

      Jun 25, 2021 - Executive in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexi work schedule, nice office

      Cons

      Poor mgmt decisions, they don’t care about employees esp after they laid off half the SG office during covid

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good starting point for your career

      May 10, 2021 - Associate in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Great managers/colleagues - Good environment to start up as a fresh grad

      Cons

      - Low starting pay for fresh grad

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