Top Ten Multinationals to Work for in Ivory Coast

With two companies tied at ninth, we take a look at some of the best multinational companies to work for in Ivory Coast.

WAC - Top Ten Companies - Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast was the fastest growing West African country in 2016 according to the International Monetary Fund.

The economy had a growth rate of 8.5%, which stood in great contrast to the rest of Sub-Saharan Africa.

Despite years of political unrest, and the need for a greater spread of wealth between citizens, and civil conflict, Ivory Coast has a growing, profitable economy which offers great job opportunities.

With two companies tied at ninth, we take a look at some of the best companies to work for in Ivory Coast (based on companies with 1000+ employee reviews on Glassdoor).


10Company:  ExxonMobil

Industry:  Oil & Gas Exploration & Production

Founded:  1870

Headquarters: Irving, TX (US)

Competitors: Shell, BP, Chevron

Glassdoor Rating:  3.8/5 stars

Company Review

“Being well paid and supported”


9Company:  PricewaterhouseCoopers

Industry:  Accounting

Founded:  1998

Headquarters:  New York, NY (US)

Competitors: Deloitte, KPMG, Ernst & Young

Glassdoor Rating:  3.8/5 stars

Company Reviews

“Autonomy in your job (management’s trust). Relatively good work/life balance.Strong  and global network of experts to leverage on. System of promotion and career path based on an outdated system of hierarchy. Sometimes subjective evaluation process.”

Constant and recurring annual salary increase”


9Company: Ernst & Young

Industry: Accounting

Founded: 1989

Headquarters:  London, England

Competitors: PwC, Deloitte, KPMG

Glassdoor Rating:  3.8/5 stars

Company Reviews

“Excellent staff and very formative. A little too much competition internal.”

“Multicultural & multi-background, various projects.”


8Company: Deloitte

Industry:  Accounting

Founded: 1850

Headquarters:  New York, NY (US)

Competitors:  EY, PwC, McKinsey & Company

Glassdoor Rating: 3.8/5 stars

Company Review

“Formation, Cabinet de renom et prestigieux, tremplin.”


7Company:  Unilever

Industry:  Manufacturing

Founded:  1872

Headquarters:  London, England

Glassdoor Rating: 3.9/5 stars

Company Reviews

“Training school: it was the best place to learn more after school. I found a working situation that fits my needs that I’m extremely motivated to make it work. Knowing that motivated workers are productive workers…”

“Excellent corporate culture, great team mindset and training & coaching on point.”


6Company:  United Nations

Industry:  National Agencies

Founded:  1945

Headquarters: New York, NY (US)

Glassdoor Rating: 4/5 stars

Company Reviews

“This is a really great organisation to work with, where ever you travel under the name of this organisation you will feel the power in the people’s respect among all categories of a community either poor or rich. Administrative system is well built, laws and legislations are strictly followed. You are well paid. I wish I can join them again internationally.”

“Friendly environment, great office, the work was structured.”


5Company:  Johnson & Johnson

Industry:  Biotech & Pharmaceutical

Founded: 1887

Headquarters:  New Brunswick, NJ (US)

Glassdoor Rating: 4/5 stars

Company Review

“Best employer in the business.”


4Company:  Nokia

Industry:  Telecommunications 

Founded:  1865

Headquarters: Espoo, Finland

Competitors:  Ericsson, Huawei Technologies, Microsoft

Glassdoor Rating: 4/5 stars

Company Review

“Direction formidable, les heures supplémentaires sont bien payé.”


3Company:  Amazon

Industry: Internet

Founded:  1994

Headquarters: Seattle, Washington (US)

Competitors: Boston Consulting Group, Bain & Company

Glassdoor Rating: 4/5 stars

Company Review

“One of the compan[ies] that pays well in Abidjan”


2Company: Microsoft

Industry:  Computer Hardware & Software

Founded:  1975

Headquarters:  Redmond, WA (US)

Competitors:  Google, Amazon, Apple

Glassdoor Rating: 4.1/5 stars

Company Reviews

“Good technology, good products, good research.”

“Good to work, meet great people.”


1Company: Uber

Industry:  Computer Hardware & Software

Founded:  2009

Headquarters:  San Francisco, CA (US)

Glassdoor Rating: 4.3/5 stars

Company Review

“Relations front office avec la clientele”