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3.5
Average Rating
(based on 84 Nielsen Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
3.4
Growth Opportunities
3.0
People You Work With
4.0
Person You Work For
3.8
Rewards You Receive
3.3
Support You Get
3.6
Way You Work
3.8
Work Setting
3.4
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Senior Product Manager

"Valuable experience for any industry"

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"Depth of resources and ability to collaborate with other departments and clients."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Make sure you agree with your managers vision and leadership. Interview them as much as you are being interviewed."

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"Sometimes product roadmap is delayed based on personal vision rather then comprehensive industry needs assessment."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Quite selling the company so often!"

Inventory Coordinator
in Dunedin, FL

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"Meeting with engineers to discuss new software tools to help me perform quality assurance testing on all computer equipment. Building work towers and testing them before shipping to the field location."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be yourself."

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"Nothing really to note."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I had a great manager who was open to any new idea and we met regularly which allowed for great communication."

Software Developer
in Palm Harbor, FL

"not a place to work with its current management structure."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"don't expect any loyalty from management for your work and expertise."

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"Outsourcing of work at the expense of employee expertise left the company putting out bad data."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Get rid of Habib ..."

Membership Representative
in Memphis, TN

"Awesome company to work for."

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"Being in the field, traveling, meeting prospective participants. Something new everyday."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Go for it. It is a great company to work for. They are making cut backs to field personnel so be careful."

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"The paperwork."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Overall management did a great job."

Senior Software Developer
in Oldsmar, FL

"It was a rewarding Experience"

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"New Technologies utilized"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be ware that the company does not have a long term plans for any employee at the moment"

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"Lack of focus and organization"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Get people of can run the business and stick with the process"

Administrative Assistant
in Los Angeles, CA

"A well run entertainment news company."

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"The flexibility to pursue professional entertainment endeavors."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Just be yourself."

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"The changes to staff from time to time."

Software Developer
in Oldsmar, FL

"Formerly an excellent work environment now in shambles."

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"Was excellent company until Mitchell Habib arrived."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Avoid Nielsen Media Research. American citizens are not welcome. Work environment is bad. Watch your back."

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"The place is totally infested with discount contractors. Morale is at an all time low. Too many inept managers."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Leave. Quit. Get out."

Director of Multimedia
in Los Angeles, CA

"Huge company oblivious to the skills of many of its employees and to the flaws of too many others."

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"The ability to express myself creatively in pleasant surroundings among mostly pleasant company, with good pay and benefits."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"This is not a very secure place to work anymore and his been hemorrhaging employees for two years, to its detriment in the marketplace. The current financial crisis has only made management's initial mistakes worse, and the company is now a shadow of its former self."

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"That despite the many the proactive actions I took that literally revolutionized my department (in design and computer automation of repetitive tasks, e.g.) , I was the one that got laid off, while my mediocre co-worker, who spent most of the time on the phone to friends and relatives, was kept on for another year."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"That they familiarize themselves with what every single employee's job is and see how well they do it before they start cutting positions adrift pell mell"

SEO Analyst

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"The diversity in clientele, the enormous growth opportunities, the desire to pursue in a well-recognized work ethic, and the good people you can work with."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Show potential for growth, don't go in so headstrong, but as a piece of their puzzle."

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"One must make a lot of noise to get noticed in such a large company."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Recognizing the potential for new ideas and unique strategies rather than stay rooted to status quo and a limited standard."

Marketing Research Analyst

"professional Opportunity to learn and grow"

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"Work with important corporation like P&G, Schering Plough, RJ Reynolds etc..and learn about marketing research, presentaions to client, database manage, market trends, analysis etc.."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Go to the interview with a base background of marketing research"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Combine the training time more clearly with daily responsabilities"

Field Representative

"Boss Sometimes was OUT THERE!"

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"Working from home."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be ready for the shower of flowers as to the job!"

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"Too much responsibility too little compensation!"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Need to evaluate the compensation package to have better employees."

Client Manager
in Glendale, CA

"Good company but management lacks management skills"

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"job responsibilities"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"show your skills"

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"management"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"more communication"

Director of Marketing
in Minneapolis, MN

"Accurate, just ask others."

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"Short term profit thinking by incompetent senior management."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Replace senior management."

Field Representative
in Glenarden, MD

"Great if they take the comments seriously"

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"Field Rep position had some flexibility, working from home, creating your own schedule to some degree, they provided you with a car, laptop, mobile phone, and internet service. It would have been excellent if the work load had been more balanced"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"I think it is a great job first job or for someone in college or in the age range 21 - 29, single, because of the demands and pay."

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"supervisors, managers just did not seem to have an organized plan of action, we spent too much time trying to do the impossible. We had real equipment issues and most of the time they seemed to be in denial"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Have a game plan don't be quota/fault driven. have homes that really want to be in the survey and remove homes that refused to perform properly, instead of keeping them on because they meet a particular demographic/requirement. This caused major issues with area numbers and created unnecessary home visits."

District Coordinator

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"Flexibility"

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"Balancing work and personal life"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Cut back on 60 hour work weeks"

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