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Mott MacDonald consultancy

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Current Employee - Transport Planner in Manchester, England
Current Employee - Transport Planner in Manchester, England

I have been working at Mott MacDonald

Pros

Open and flexible working environment, not too much emphasis on hierarchies, reasonable opportunities for advancement and encouragement to advance. The work-life balance is on the whole fairly good, and the work is project-focus so working additional hours is only expected where necessary. It is not a requisite for advancement. The culture of the company is in general friendly, and most of senior management are very open and responsive people. The salaries available to staff on lower grades are good when compared to competitors. On the whole the people at mott macdonald are friendly, highly skilled and ready to share skills with others, There is a strong feeling of teamwork and very few selfish or egotistical people.

Cons

Very large organisation in which people can get lost, not enough recognition given to technical experts. Also the holiday allowance is very poor indeed, and in general the benefits structure is poor. There is very little flexibility available. Annual leave is limited to 20 days plus 2 statutory days. Generally many employees can get lost in the huge organisation, however due to the skill shortage in most disciplines ambitious individuals get progress as they wish, with hard work. There is a high staff turnover, but this is true of most companies in this field and is partly due to the limited salaries on offer for technical jobs.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Staff turnover largely due to lack of recognition given to workers with strong technical skills but little ambition to become managers.

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    Good Organization, provides opportunity to grow

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    Former Employee - Design Engineer
    Former Employee - Design Engineer

    I worked at Mott MacDonald full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Organization provides opportunity to grow, and emphasize on team work,

    Cons

    I was in a project office and sometimes feeling of not being appreciated creeps in.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Consider retaining good talent.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Overall development

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    Former Employee - Management Consultant in India, TX (US)
    Former Employee - Management Consultant in India, TX (US)

    I worked at Mott MacDonald full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Open minded culture
    Fostering ideas
    Great learning platform
    Excellent for fresh graduates to experience professionalism and develop themselves

    Cons

    Pay scale at junior level at least in India where I worked are lower than average.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    To Indian management: improve the pay structure and you will be among the best employers wherein people also grow and not just the company.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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