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The Nielsen Company Chief Executive Officer Mitch Barns
Mitch Barns
133 Ratings

    It was a great experience fresh out of Business School

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    Former Employee - Client Solutions Executive  in  Chennai
    Former Employee - Client Solutions Executive in Chennai

    I worked at The Nielsen Company full-time for more than a year


    I worked for the Customized Research division and since it was my first job, I was able to learn a lot! Listing down the pros would be - great learning, opportunities, interaction with top minds in the market research industry, decent pay, great models to work with, excellent infrastructure and an amazing open culture!


    there will never be any work-life balance, working for multiple teams might happen in case you are a fresher and joined recently, HR is quite slow and rude at times

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    Try to look after the lower levels of employees first and the targets will naturally be achieved soon enough. Attrition is extremely high and this is due to the senior management alone!

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The Nielsen Company Interviews

Updated Sep 13, 2014
Updated Sep 13, 2014

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Interview Difficulty




    Senior Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Mumbai
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 1 week - interviewed at The Nielsen Company in July 2011.

    Interview Details

    2 ( rounds- Technical followed by Interview with the specific manager or director in the required vertical.

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The Nielsen Company Awards and Accolades

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, The Human Rights Campaign, 2014
Honomichl Top 50 Report (Rank #1), American Marketing Association’s Marketing News magazine, 2013
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Additional Info

Headquarters New York, NY
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1923
Type Company - Public (NLSN)
Industry Business Services
Revenue ₹1 to ₹5 billion (INR) per year
Competitors Unknown

Nielsen Holdings N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global information and measurement company with leading market positions in marketing and consumer information, television and other media measurement, online intelligence and mobile measurement. Nielsen has a presence in approximately 100 countries, with headquarters in New York, USA and Diemen, the Netherlands.

Mission: To provide clients with the most complete understanding of consumers and markets worldwide.

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