Mercuria Energy Reviews

Updated 3 May 2020

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3.6
60%
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82%
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Mercuria Energy CEO Marco Dunand
Marco Dunand
21 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Long Hours as you wear multiple hats(in 5 reviews)

  • "No training and development, lack of diversity(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Super"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Fuel Oil Trader in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Mercuria Energy full-time

    Pros

    Top noth all year round

    Cons

    Some people can’t hold it in their pants

  2. "Wonderful Company"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Credit Analyst in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mercuria Energy full-time

    Pros

    Established oil and commodities trader. Swanky office

    Cons

    None. Really good to work here.

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  3. "Lively place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Geneva
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Management is very fair and honest. Colleagues are fun to work with, and there is always something exciting happening. If you do well, management is supportive and encouraging.

    Cons

    It would be nice if there were more collaborative spaces in the office in Geneva.

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  4. "Analyst Operator"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Geneva
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    This is a very competitive envirment. When you succeed, you are rewarded.

    Cons

    When you are not successful, you do not get rewarded. It is very entrepreneurial.

  5. "A very successful places, with opportunities to succeed."

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Greenwich, CT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    This is a place that works hard and rewards you.

    Cons

    They do not tolerate laziness.

  6. "Really nice and mentoring management"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Mercuria Energy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    You can get paid if you can put up with the hardish work.

    Cons

    Long hours and sometimes tempers.

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  7. Helpful (1)

    "Overworked - no increases & low bonuses - Poor HR leadership"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Analyst in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Mercuria Energy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Benefits Location Travel & networking opportunities

    Cons

    - Old fashioned "trader jerk" mentality and cut throat environment, bullying. - No salary increases unless you resign and get a counter offer. - Extremely high attrition/mercenary culture. - Long hours, manual tedious processes, poor leadership. - Head of HR resigned in 2019 as well as HR Business partners in London, Geneva and US. Replaced with inexperienced admins. - No training and development, lack of diversity.

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  8. "Mercuria"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Mercuria Energy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    You learn alot within a short time

    Cons

    They fire employees like there is not tomorrow .

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  9. "Good experience overall"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Data Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very well organized work environment, challenging with interesting colleagues

    Cons

    Management is not really present since head office is in Geneva, too much competition between teams which damages cohesion and circulation of information

  10. "Great Company but communication Problems."

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Developer in Houston, TX
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Great benefits, pretty fair pay, good bonuses, people in are top of their game and very talented. Depending on group, schedules can be very balanced and fair.

    Cons

    All marching orders come from Geneva and London and are mostly not user/business focused. Lack of higher up IT direction results in waste and unnecessary costs. Projects are pretty interesting but not valuable or helpful to the end user.

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