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Ipsos Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated 16 Dec 2019

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3.3
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Ipsos Chairman and CEO Didier Truchot
Didier Truchot
562 Ratings
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  • "Can be long hours at times, but same as other agencies(in 111 reviews)

  • "Work life balance but that is quite common in research industry(in 108 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Senior Research Executive in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ipsos full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great work environment, lots of interesting projects, good work/life balance

    Cons

    Could get bonuses, higher pay

    Ipsos2019-10-21
  2. "The job is desposible as are you"

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    Former Contractor - Telephone Researcher in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Ipsos for more than a year

    Pros

    Good work life balance as you can choose your shifts

    Cons

    Poor management When shifts dry up there is no schedule for when things get better.

    Ipsos2019-12-16
  3. "Good culture, bad pay"

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    Former Employee - Research Executive 

    I worked at Ipsos full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good culture and work life balance

    Cons

    Bad pay even at more senior levels

    Ipsos2019-12-11
  4. "Opportunities to progress in enouraging cilture"

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    Former Employee - Senior Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ipsos full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    High standards - encouragement of diversity - good opportunities to progress -fun to work there!

    Cons

    Sometimes long hours expected re work life balance - perhaps benefits could be better

    Advice to Management

    Continue to consider employees are what makes the organisation and communicate purpose and values

    Ipsos2019-07-21
  5. Helpful (8)

    "Ipsos mori interviewer"

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    Current Employee - Interviewer in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ipsos full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Pick your own hours Work life balance

    Cons

    Boring work Repetitive Management don’t seem to care much for employee wellbeing

    Ipsos2019-06-17
  6. "Great for work/life balance"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Ipsos full-time

    Pros

    Flexibility is the norm and work/life balance is great

    Cons

    Progression in non-research roles can be hard to achieve

    Advice to Management

    Force people to rotate

    Ipsos2019-02-18
  7. Helpful (8)

    "Zero work/life balance, broken promises"

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    Current Employee - Senior Research Executive in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of young people, same wavelength

    Cons

    Company has disregard for work/life balance - even makes you opt out of every employment law relating to overtime in existence.

    Ipsos2018-11-12
  8. "Not a bad first job"

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    Former Employee - Systems Analyst in London, England

    I worked at Ipsos full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Talented people to learn from

    Cons

    Work life balance is poor Salary is not competitive Bonus is non-existent

    Ipsos2018-03-24
  9. Helpful (1)

    "One of the most dynamic places to work in market research"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ipsos full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Bright people, great culture, working with key government departments and with the biggest brands in the world.

    Cons

    Demanding clients - can put pressure on work life balance

    Advice to Management

    Keep innovating and do the sports day for all of us again!!

    Ipsos2017-11-07
  10. Helpful (2)

    "Strong Development Opportunities"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ipsos full-time

    Pros

    Ability to take on lots of ownership and can be very entrepreneurial min 3 weeks vacation time even for the most junior employees

    Cons

    Your experience is somewhat dictated by your manager - you'll learn lots if you're under the right person; you might feel lost if you don't feel your manager is invested in their careers anymore poor work-life balance, but this is the research industry

    Ipsos2017-09-06
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