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MEC Reviews

Updated 15 Oct 2019

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3.3
54%
Recommend to a Friend
60%
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MEC CEO Tim Castree
Tim Castree
33 Ratings
Pros
  • "MEC has great people and a clear vision for the future(in 28 reviews)

  • "Work from home up to 2 days a week and great flexibility around work life balance(in 19 reviews)

Cons
  • "berstunden - Work-Life Balance muss optimiert werden(in 31 reviews)

  • "Pressure to answer to your clients and sometimes long hours(in 30 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Account Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at MEC full-time

    Pros

    Was great team of people

    Cons

    Micromanagement, high pressure, internal politics

    Advice to Management

    Hire a HR team

    MEC2019-05-29
  2. "Typical big agency"

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    Former Employee - Director in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great rates for clients with GroupM scale

    Cons

    Large agency means lots of politics

    MEC2019-10-16
  3. "Media Planner"

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    Current Employee - Digital Marketing Specialist in Taipei
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    All of the team members and supervisors were friendly and patient to negotiate things.

    Cons

    The workload was always heavy. Usually, left the office after 20:00.

    MEC2019-08-13
  4. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager in Banyi
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very good work place and good environment

    Cons

    I did not see much cons

    MEC2019-07-30
  5. "Good progressive company"

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    Former Employee - Mine Planning Engineer 

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

    Pros

    Small company good learning opportunities

    Cons

    Get stuck with what clients want

    MEC2019-06-30
  6. "Not a healthy place for career growth"

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    Former Employee - Account Executive in Dubai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at MEC full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Met some amazing people who eventually left due to bad management

    Cons

    Management drives away good people and shows no signs of being a family

    Advice to Management

    To be more compassionate and believe what the employees are saying

    MEC2019-05-08
  7. "Overseeing the management and execution of the global social media community management & content for our clients."

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    Former Employee - Director, Social Media in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Working on great global clients

    Cons

    The team was difficult to work with.

    MEC2019-04-11
  8. "Amazing place to learn"

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    Former Employee - Digital Marketing Specialist in Dubai

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

    Pros

    Very friendly environment, Lot to learn

    Cons

    Management doesn't support new ideas.

    MEC2019-03-15
  9. "A fun company to work at"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at MEC full-time

    Pros

    -there were lots of media events to attend -the company has a very relaxed atmosphere -managers and directors were expected to work longer hours than entry level employees

    Cons

    -the structure is not so clear, and the review criteria is not so clear

    MEC2018-11-21
  10. "Great place to learn, good environment"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I worked at MEC full-time

    Pros

    If you're starting out, it's great place to learn and pick up things.

    Cons

    It can get a bit too routined after a while

    MEC2018-11-06
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