Essence Overview

  • www.essenceglobal.com
  • San Francisco, CA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 2005
  • Company - Public
  • Advertising & Marketing
  • $2 to $5 billion (USD)

Essence, part of GroupM, is a global data and measurement-driven agency that blends data science, objective media and captivating experiences to build valuable connections between brands and consumers. Clients include Google, FrieslandCampina, and the Financial Times. The agency ...

Company Updates

7 June 2021
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Congratulations to Essence's global head of experience Garrick Schmitt on being named one of Adweek's Creative 100 for his work to bring user-centric thinking to advertising and helping to break down the barriers between media and creativity.
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8 April 2021
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On Friday, April 23rd, we're hosting a Spring Immersion Day to help people explore career opportunities in media and advertising. Interested or know someone you think might be interested? Apply online by April 18th at http://cutt.ly/EssenceImmersionDay
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Essence Reviews

3.6
65%
Recommend to a Friend
81%
Approve of CEO
Kyoko Matsushita
Kyoko Matsushita
27 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Amazing culture and people"

15 Jan 2021 - Media Planning Director in London, England, England
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Culture where everyone looks out for each other, including the clients. It feels like the efforts the company makes to include people is genuine and authentic. I also feel extremely valued and they

Cons

I genuinely can't think of any
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Diversity & Inclusion at Essence

4.1
(85 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Essence?

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Essence Interviews

Experience
Positive51%
Negative34%
Neutral16%
Getting an Interview
Applied online61%
Recruiter15%
Employee Referral14%
Difficulty
2.9
Average
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  1. Featured Interview

    Senior Activation Executive Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Singapore
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Application

    I applied through an employee referral The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Essence (Singapore)

    Interview

    The first round of interview is a proficiency and skills test. The second round is a cultural fit interview. Smoothest and most welcoming interview process - the Talent Acquisition staff did a good job of organising the interviews and gathered feedback from both ends.
    Interview

    How can Essence value add to you? How can you value add to Essence?

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Essence Awards & Accolades

  • People Who Make Advertising Great4A's2017
  • Top 10 Programmatic AgenciesAdExchanger2017
  • Runner-up Media Network of the YearCampaign Magazine2017
  • Digital 40 Over 40 2017: Christian Juhl, Global CEO, EssenceCampaign2017
  • Agency of the YearsfBIG2017

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Essence FAQ

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Does Essence offer massages?

...The people, free food, perks...

17 May 2021

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