ZS Associates

So with Bain, McKinsey and even now BCG (I’m hearing) vying to acquire ZS, what are the implications for us as ZSers? Top of the food chaining I’m thinking...

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Is it just me or is there a lot of positive propaganda? Seems like everyone is loving ZS and I have no idea why

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How are the Tier 2 Consulting firms ranked? Kearney vs ZS vs Slalom vs OW vs etc. Does anyone has any insights? How do they treat ex Big4 folks?

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Are other consulting firms desperate to hire as well like Deloitte is? What’s the atmosphere like? Thin benches? Folks resig… more

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Is ZS T2?

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I’m a first year C at Deloitte and have been with the firm ~3years, making $90k. Have received consistently good feedback and performance reviews. Just received an offer from ZS for $110 + $15 signin… more

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ZS 🐠: what are the Manager-level compensation numbers for base, signing bonus, performance bonus, etc.?

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Why are salaries in London so low? Managers in T3, Big4 making 65-70k base with 7-8YOE. Even FAANG L4/5 making similar. Hardly know firms like MBBs, ZS, OW, EYP that pay above 100k for non-Partner/Pri… more

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I'm a newly promoted Manager @ ZS, with a very fast growth trajectory till now, what roles would be good fit for a switch in what firms? Years of Experience: ~7yrs Current Gross : 34 LPA Team Si… more

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Why does ZS Associates promote so slowly??? And have so many steps to manager??

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Folks - Which is a better option .. Deloitte MD or ZS Partner? Similar comp.

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currently at ZS. Vast majority of my weeks are under 50 hours (think 8am-6pm, 9-10 hour days) on average. Impartial to the work (some interesting, some not, mostly consulting/MR type stuff) and happy … more

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ZS Associates or Deloitte? Have offers from both (Phil… more

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ZS vs LEK?

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Got an Assoc. Principal offer from IQVIA launch strategy group, also interviewing with ZS Growth Marketing strategy group for M role. If I land an offer from ZS as well then any suggestions which one … more

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ZS is forcing us back into the office in October and I think I'd juuuust about rather swan dive into a pit of vipers than resume that rat race. Which healthcare companies are hiring for fully remo… more

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Is there a prestige difference between the NYC office and other offices? Talking specifically about ZS associates in NYC versus Princeton or Philly - is there potential for other doors to be opened fo… more

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130k from a WITCH firm(location: Ohio) or 150k from zs associates (Location: NYC) ? Other factors and role largely the same.

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ZS Associates folks - I’m an MD (medical doctor) looking to move into consulting. Could use some help understanding hierarchy a… more

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Have an offer from ZS Associates and Simon-Kucher (Life science division). Which firm is better in terms of exit opps, lateral opps, and career growth?

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Thoughts on a transition from ZS to LEK? Comp would be in similar. Would like to know how to prepare for interviews differences in culture. Don’t want to waste my time trying and especially theirs.

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Is Bain acquiring ZS?

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Opinions Please. YOE - 5. ZS Associates - CTC- 19.6 LPA(include 15 gross+ 10%variable+1lakh joining bonus+ 1.5 year end bonus(ELRP)) SYNECHRON - 18 LPA FIXED. Might offer more on negotiation. EPAM - … more

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Thinking of pursuing a new job at Trinity, Putnam, or ZS. Anyone have insight into the wlb comparison across the three, differences in project types and compensation? Or if I’m feeling frisky, what ki… more

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Does ZS have. Strategy group - similar to EYP/S& Also would y'all rate zs as a step up on big4?

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Got offers from ZS and Slalom - which do you recommend? No real preference for industry? Looking for smart people and challenging work, but also work/life balance

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Question for ZS folks, 1. I see WLB as the primary con review (apart from all the good feedbacks and benefits), what is the reality of the WLB situation in the firm? I know all of consulting + pand… more

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ZS Associates fishes. How is the WLB like in your firm? I know ZS has had a real busy time during the covid times. Pharma indus… more

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I have an offer from ZS Associates for a consultant role and UBS for an Associate Director . Package difference is 10% . Which is better in terms of WLB , Onsite and work ??

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I have two offers post MBA. One at Deloitte and the other at ZS. Pay is comparable and focusing on pharma/life sciences is not an issue if I join ZS. Which do I take?

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Taking a step down from manager at big 4 to associate consultant at zs, big pay increase ~30 (100k ->130k) but also a double decrease in title. Help me think through this. How much would the titl… more

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Hi guys. I have 10 years of experience and ZS is giving me Manager position. Technology: Devops, Base pay offered: 27L. Would like to know if the pay is as per ZS or am I being lowballed? I have anoth… more

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I’m starting out at ZS Associates and I’m very excited because I’m passionate about the Life Science space. I’ve heard about th… more

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Hi folks, Needs your inputs to validate an offer: 1. ZS - Consultant position - 22L 2 Agoda -Manager - Bangkok- 150K TBH monthly Which one to choose?

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Working for a no-name LS firm and got an offer from ZS but I don't want to stay in LS in long-term. Should I take the offer to build resume or exit now because I might become siloed?? Love y'a… more

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