Publicis Groupe Reviews

Updated 21 Sep 2020

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3.5
68%
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86%
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Publicis Groupe CEO Arthur Sadoun
Arthur Sadoun
221 Ratings
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  • "Long hours, remuneration not reflective of role(in 70 reviews)

  • "Work-life balance is non-existent with usually long working hours to meet unfair timelines(in 47 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Team Leader"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Team Leader in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Publicis Groupe full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Working with Publicis Groupe provides exposure to provide servicing to numerous counties on various ERPs/Tools.

    Cons

    There are no fixed appraisal cycle

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  2. "Nice work environment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Campaign Specialist 
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Flexibility Nice work culture Work life balance

    Cons

    Nothing as such for now


  3. "Life at Publicis"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Mumbai
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Publicis Groupe full-time

    Pros

    A great place for a fresher to learn!

    Cons

    Long work hours at times

  4. "Good and encouraging top management, too much power in hands of clients"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director, Brand Services in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Publicis Groupe full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great teams and work culture, great energy, good talent, talent recognition in terms of quarterly awards that are given in town hall meetings, awards in form of actual monetary compensations and recognition

    Cons

    Too much power in hands of the clients, this creates sometimes toxic work environment for creative and account management teams. They need to learn to stand up for their work and create a clear code of conduct on how much and how a client can be involved in the final creative output. - Work-life balance is non-existent with usually long working hours to meet unfair timelines

  5. "Experience at Publicis Beehive"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Client Servicing 

    I worked at Publicis Groupe full-time

    Pros

    Good learning exp you will get. Friendly and positive environment.

    Cons

    No work life balance. Work are overloaded and stressful sometimes.

  6. "Neutral"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Analyst in Mumbai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work environment and people are very supportive

    Cons

    Career growth is very slow

  7. "Toxic work culture"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Bangalore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Publicis Groupe full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Above average salary, top client brands, amazing team, good financial health of the business

    Cons

    Unprofessional senior management, toxic work culture, lack of work life balance

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  8. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Assistant Vice President 

    I worked at Publicis Groupe full-time

    Pros

    Global network of people and resources

    Cons

    Evolving company structure is creating ripples but these will subside soon

  9. "Not a Good place for Tech Guys"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    They pay you well so you are forced to stay

    Cons

    Internal Politics like anything, think 5 times before joining

  10. "Not a good company"

    1.0
    Current Employee - IT Operations Support Engineer in Bangalore

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

    Pros

    Fringe benefits like free food, transport. Work from home option for a few teams.

    Cons

    micromanagement unsupportive HR hectic workload no appreciation for work done. no rewards program. legacy technologies, procedures lacks innovation.

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