Yext Reviews

Updated 22 Feb 2021

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4.1
80%
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Yext CEO and Founder Howard Lerman
Howard Lerman
235 Ratings
Pros
  • "A lot of perks(free lunch being one of the best ones)(in 26 reviews)

  • "good work environment, everyone is extremely motivated and dedicated(in 22 reviews)

Cons
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  1. Featured Review
    COVID-19
    Helpful (2)

    "Great Company for New Grads!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Yext full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Interesting projects, good benefits, smart people, great COVID-19 response.

    Cons

    Not as well known as other SaaS tech companies.

  2. "Lots of growth and opportunity"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Accountant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Yext full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - The company is growing and you learn a lot because teams are smaller and you're part of the growth - The management team genuinely care about their team and their personal growth - Most of the people you come across are willing to help you

    Cons

    Can't think of any at the moment

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  3. "Just started but great people"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Analyst in New York, NY

    I have been working at Yext full-time

    Pros

    A lot of change means lots of opportunities

    Cons

    too big to be a startup

  4. Helpful (2)

    "Executive team is great, but middle managers are a cancer"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Executive in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay commensurate with experience. Technology is really strong.

    Cons

    Harassment, belittling, and do-nothing sales managers.

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  5. "Great company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Client Success Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The Salary at Yext was commensurate with responsibilities, and senior management was helpful.

    Cons

    The relationship with Account executives was strained.

  6. "Great people, great Leadership"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Yext full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Salary, People, Commissions, Products, Leadership.

    Cons

    360 pivot into the new space was never going to catch on in the way they expected.

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  7. "Amazing company that’s a rocket ship"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Account Executive in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Yext full-time

    Pros

    World class organization from the top to the bottom. Great growth opportunities. Exceptional technologies that are only getting better.

    Cons

    It’s in hyper growth mode with a lot of change. If you don’t have grit and a strong work ethic, it might not be right for you

  8. "Great Place to Start a Career in Tech"

    5.0
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Client Training Specialist in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people, team, structure, and CEO

    Cons

    Harder to grow quickly with the larger size

  9. Helpful (1)

    "Software Engineer T3"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    1. the team is really friendly 2. opportunity to work on whatever you desire. both front end end back end work 3. managers are committed to seeing you progress in your career path

    Cons

    1. need to learn very fast to keep up with the work load.

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Good 1st Job"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - BDR in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great People and amazing culture!

    Cons

    Very political for growth so hard to move up.

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