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Updated 14 October 2018
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Ipsos Chairman and CEO Didier Truchot
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  • "Lack of work-life balance for full-timers (esp those in marketing)" (in 88 reviews)

  • "Long hours (common to the profession), sometimes slow to move" (in 97 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great company"

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

    I have been working at Ipsos full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Entrepreneurial culture that rewards people who make a difference with their clients. Much opportunity to develop and change roles.

    Cons

    Like any professional services company, we work for our clients so resources can be stretched as a function of workload.


  2. "Research Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ipsos full-time

    Pros

    Nice offices, good training opportunities, friendly people

    Cons

    Long hours and the pay is not great. However, this is the same in all market research companies.

  3. "Good benefits package"

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    Current Employee - Director in London, England
    Current Employee - Director in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Ipsos full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Annual window is available to select various benefits.

    Cons

    Staff need to engage in the system more to utilise benefits properly


  4. "Data Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Ipsos full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    nice people, nice management, going out for drinks with the team

    Cons

    small salaries, difficult to grow in your career


  5. Helpful (1)

    "Awful call centre"

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    Former Employee - Telephone Interviewer in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Former Employee - Telephone Interviewer in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Ipsos full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working hours.
    Most of the other interviewers are nice people.

    Cons

    A lot of supervisors treat the interviewers like dirt.
    Management are worse. They don't know what they're doing.
    The office is falling apart.
    Old Equipment.
    Disgusting toilets.

    Advice to Management

    Quit and let some professional people do your job or start treating people with respect.


  6. "SRE"

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    Current Employee - SRE in London, England
    Current Employee - SRE in London, England

    I have been working at Ipsos full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    big company and many different clients and

    Cons

    low salaries, long hours, repetitive work


  7. "Overall good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ipsos full-time

    Pros

    Passionate colleagues for research and very client driven.

    Cons

    Upper management communicates clearly. Department management is messy

  8. "Great experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Ipsos full-time

    Pros

    Great people and really good work atmosphere. Really enjoyable to work with a group of intelligent people who care about making a difference!

    Cons

    Could benefit from having clearer career path progression.


  9. Helpful (2)

    "Chained to a desk and a dead end job."

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    Former Employee - Call Centre Team Leader in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Former Employee - Call Centre Team Leader in Edinburgh, Scotland

    I worked at Ipsos full-time

    Pros

    Being able to find other work outside of Ipsos Mori.

    Cons

    19th century model of work with no guarantees of shifts.

    Advice to Management

    Be respectful, decent human beings.


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Full-time employee"

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    Current Employee - Senior Research Executive in London, England
    Current Employee - Senior Research Executive in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Ipsos full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great people, who make work fun.

    Cons

    Long working hours, which after a while, begins to outweigh the positives of having great people.


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