Mercer Reviews

Updated May 14, 2021

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Mercer President and CEO Martine Ferland (no image)
Martine Ferland
379 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work life balance is maintained(in 370 reviews)

  • "Good work environment, flexible working hours(in 173 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work life balance is low but it's consulting(in 191 reviews)

  • "Long hours and poor work life balance(in 94 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Overall company review

      May 8, 2021 - Associate PM in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good working environment and culture is easy going

      Cons

      Long hours and targets are high

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great during COVID

      May 6, 2021 - Analyst in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      - supportive leadership and colleagues, interesting work, opportunity to work across offices and levels

      Cons

      - heavy workload and poor work-life balance

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Cool cie

      May 4, 2021 - Clerk in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      they have decent benefit and people are nice

      Cons

      I would say alot of bureaucratics

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good company to work at

      May 4, 2021 - Actuarial Analyst in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good benefits and exam support

      Cons

      Super busy during year end

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company focused on people

      Apr 29, 2021 - Senior Associate in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Focused on people High career development opportunities Rewarding work Innovative Professional

      Cons

      High level of hours No paid overtime

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good company to work for

      Apr 23, 2021 - Marketing in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      A lot of opportunity for learning and growth. DEI oriented, good values

      Cons

      Large workload, tight deadlines, can be stressful, many processes

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Great place to work

      Apr 24, 2021 - Leadership in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great values, team work and great leadership

      Cons

      Most ees are top performers

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Mercer

      Apr 21, 2021 - Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good company to grow as a professional

      Cons

      Have to work long hours

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Na

      Apr 13, 2021 - Chief of Staff in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      This is a great employer

      Cons

      Hours are often long and tiring

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Experience and Client Focused

      Mar 20, 2021 - Lead Compensation Consultant in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Gives people great opportunities to learn new skills and make a difference with clients

      Cons

      Can be difficult to manage priorities and workload in a consulting environment

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