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Updated 17 February 2019
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  1. "Nielsen summary"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time

    Pros

    Friendly atmosphere, helpful colleagues, good location

    Cons

    Lack of resources & training, little room for progression, long hours, no over-time

    Advice to Management

    Improve resources (staff, software, training etc.) Compensate for over-time


  2. "Account Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time

    Pros

    People are really nice. Good benefits.

    Cons

    Career Progression is limited currently.

    Advice to Management

    Create new opportunities for progression.

  3. Helpful (2)

    "Valuable experience but tough"

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    Former Employee - Account in Dublin, Co. Dublin
    Former Employee - Account in Dublin, Co. Dublin
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good social element with different types of events for employees throughout the year. Opportunities to work with market leading companies.

    Cons

    Very heavy workload at times with little support. Not a lot of opportunities to progress within the Irish business. Often a focus on cost cutting rather than investing money in employees & facilities


  4. "No personal initiative"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Nielsen full-time

    Pros

    Friendly culture, some smart colleagues, good name on resume, good working hours

    Cons

    The job is not thrilling. Very strong processes in place with very little space for personal initiative. Have 3 people doing the work that 2 people could do


  5. "Nice work"

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    Current Employee - Member Service Representative in Indianapolis, IN (US)
    Current Employee - Member Service Representative in Indianapolis, IN (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Super nice people to work with,

    Cons

    Lame training program, could be better.


  6. "Bpo sector"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vadodara (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vadodara (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time

    Pros

    Fast growing company. Nice growth .

    Cons

    I don't no any thing


  7. "For"

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    Current Employee - Trainee in Pune (Brazil)
    Current Employee - Trainee in Pune (Brazil)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time

    Pros

    Nice company,environment, and good platform for freshers

    Cons

    There are some dis nd adv in every aspect but I guess there is no cons to mention

    Advice to Management

    Nice

  8. "Research Executive"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time

    Pros

    Exposure to various FMCG Categories and clients

    Cons

    Less appreciation and compensation in the job


  9. "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time

    Pros

    Work from home
    Good people to work with

    Cons

    Current structure restricts growth
    Limits learning

    Nielsen Response

    11 Feb 2019 – Marketing & Communications Manager

    Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, both positive and constructive. Career growth and development are important to us, and we encourage you to share your desired path with your HR... More


  10. "Good overall"

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    Current Employee - Category Specialist in Bracknell, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Category Specialist in Bracknell, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nielsen full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Excellent work life balance, everyone is friendly.

    Cons

    Not a lot of opportunity to progress in immediate location, but then again the offices are generally small across the UK

    Nielsen Response

    11 Feb 2019 – Marketing & Communications Manager

    Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. We are happy to hear that you are having a great Nielsen experience so far!