Meltwater Group Reviews

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Meltwater Group Founder & CEO Jorn Lyseggen
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    Fast-Paced, Fun Working Environment with Huge Potential for Personal Growth

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    Current Employee - Managing Director
    Current Employee - Managing Director

    I have been working at Meltwater Group full-time (More than 5 years)

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    Pros

    There are a number of pro's to working at Meltwater. One of the biggest has to be the company culture. Meltwater is unique in its culture and one of the major reasons for this is the fact that Meltwater only promotes from within which also gives employees an immense amount of control over their own success and growth. It allows for understanding and easy communication between different tiers of management too.
    Meltwater is a company focused on people not on results and the tireless efforts by management prove this day in day out. They provide ongoing training and offer new opportunities on a regular basis to keep every step of the employees career path fun and rewarding.
    Another pro that must be mentioned is the international opportunities offered by Meltwater as our company is rapidly expanding into every corner of the globe. In 5 short years at Meltwater I have had the chance to experience working in two different countries and have visited multiple offices throughout the world including locations in Argentina, Ireland, USA and Canada.

    Cons

    It is truly hard to say what the cons of working at Meltwater are. That said, it is not to be mistaken that Meltwater demands hard work and this is not a company where you can hope to be successful just doing the bare minimum. Most of the people you will meet at Meltwater are competitive people who have a lot of ambition to succeed in the business place and work their way up the ladder. Everyone is supportive of one another in doing so though.

    Advice to Management

    Increased management training would be beneficial.

Meltwater Group Interviews

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    Interview

    Long and drawn out. Several stages to the interview process. Final round was a group interview with 6 other people and they made you almost compete. Unnecessary. Final 4 people brought in separately in the afternoon

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Meltwater Group Awards and Accolades

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Best Places to Work 2013 - Australia, Great Place to Work Institute Australia, 2013
Red Herring Global 100 Award, Red Herring, 2009
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Additional Info

Website www.meltwater.com
Headquarters San Francisco, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 2001
Type Company - Private
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $100 to $500 million (CAD) per year
Competitors Unknown

More than 23,000 companies use the Meltwater media intelligence platform to stay on top of billions of online conversations, extract relevant insights, and use them to strategically manage their brand and stay ahead of their competition. With 50 offices on six continents, Meltwater is dedicated to personal, global service built on local expertise. Meltwater also operates the... More

Mission: Meltwater helps companies make better, more informed decisions based on insights from the outside. We believe that business strategy will be increasingly shaped by... More

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