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Updated 16 Jan 2020

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4.5
91%
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McKinsey & Company Chairman Kevin Sneader
Kevin Sneader
558 Ratings
Pros
  • "Working with incredibly smart people who are always pushing you to get to a better answer(in 219 reviews)

  • "Interesting and challenging work, great people(in 218 reviews)

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  1. "Unmatched place to work"

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    Current Employee - Specialist Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Opportunities, Strong (unmatched) values and actually living up to them, Strong ethical compass, Amazing clients, Amazing colleagues, Amazing support base

    Cons

    Obvious cons that are clear

    McKinsey & Company2020-01-16
  2. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Corporate Tax Manager in London, England

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    friendly, supportive culture, very fair

    Cons

    Rigid way of thinking on career development. does not really work for expertise driven roles

    McKinsey & Company2020-01-14
  3. "Good development, tough lifestyle"

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    Current Employee - Associate in London, England
    Recommends

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Experience and exposure Rapid development Travel International exposure

    Cons

    Long hours Constant false urgency Can be very stressfull

    McKinsey & Company2020-01-04
  4. "Great experience steep learning curve"

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    Current Employee - Engagement Manager 

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Problem solving, learning, people, exciting projects

    Cons

    Sometimes the work hours are long

    McKinsey & Company2019-12-20
  5. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Great colleagues, challenging work, steep learning curve

    Cons

    Non client facing staff is treated as second class citizens.

    McKinsey & Company2019-12-18
  6. "Great experience"

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    Former Employee - Business Analyst 

    I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Fast career progression and great pay.

    Cons

    Way too much travel and ridiculous hours.

    McKinsey & Company2019-12-18
  7. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Engagement Manager in London, England

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good salary, great progression and learning

    Cons

    Long hours and high pressure

    McKinsey & Company2019-12-11
  8. "Great company with lots of possibilities"

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    Current Employee - Engagement Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Playground for limitless learning and development of top management skills Excellent comp and benefits See the world, meet new people, deliver real impact and change

    Cons

    Work life balance Inconsistent staffing methods Not a lot of bandwidth to develop exceptional spike on hard skills

    McKinsey & Company2019-12-12
  9. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Busineess Analyst 

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Leadership Interesting projects fro the start

    Cons

    Work life balance Can be stressful

    McKinsey & Company2019-12-05
  10. "Challenging"

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    Current Employee - Business Analyst 

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Interesting work and great people

    Cons

    Not always great work/life balance

    McKinsey & Company2019-12-19
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