Nielsen Employee Reviews about "long working hours"

Updated 19 Jan 2021

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  • "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)

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  1. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Marketing Executive in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nielsen for more than a year

    Pros

    Great company culture that helps you learn and grow. Senior management is very easy to approach and all the teams are very proficient at their work. Allows work from home and flexible working as well.

    Cons

    Nothing is a con, you may work for long hours sometimes to meet deadlines but that is compensated with management's appreciation and other efforts to reward your hard work.

  2. "Good learning, improvement in work culture"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Executive 

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    1. Vast client exposure 2. Work in different arenas of Qual/Quant Research

    Cons

    1. Long working hours 2. Unhealthy work culture


  3. "Too many learning opportunities"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Research Executive (Quantitative) in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time

    Pros

    Approachable management, Open door policy and lots of opportunities to grow

    Cons

    Too many processes too follow. Long working hours HR processes take time

  4. "Flexible work environment"

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

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

    Pros

    > Flexible work environment > Great working culture >No office politics

    Cons

    >Long working hours >Low salary increase

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  5. "Visionary company with amazing work culture"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Research Executive in Gurgaon, Haryana, Haryana

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Amazing work culture Great set of clients to work for

    Cons

    Long working hours (that too in some specific teams)

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Ok place to work, stop gap"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Nielsen full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Ok place to work, stop gap

    Cons

    Long hours, non cooperative team,

  7. "Research Executive"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time

    Pros

    Good Pay scale. Good monetary benefit.

    Cons

    Long working hours Lack of resource management

  8. "A Collaborative Fun Place to work"

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

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Opportunity for growth, Rewarding place

    Cons

    Long working hours sometimes could be a hassle

  9. "Review of Nielsen Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Nielsen full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great place to work, very open and transparent, a name you will always like to identify with, enjoys very good reputation in the market. Good paymasters and good record of variable payout.

    Cons

    work can get strenuous at times, tend to spoil the work-life balance due to long hours at workplace. Private investors managing at the top.

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  10. "Learning Factory"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Executive in Indi, Karnataka, Karnataka
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good place to work and lots to learn, lots of opportunity to move from one division to another internally, flexible in terms of working from home.

    Cons

    Less transparency, Not very pro-employee, less benefits for employees, long working hours without compensation.

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