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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Brooklyn, NY
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Brooklyn, NY

    I have been working at United Nations (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits, plenty of interesting people

    Cons

    Stifling bureaucracy, not always very social


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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Washington, DC
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at United Nations (Washington, DC).

    Interview

    First it was a brief phone call with behavior questions, followed by a longer phone call asking specific questions about the office I was interviewing at: Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean. After the two first rounds, I had an in person interview with the director and office managers.

    Interview Questions

    • Predict the outcome of the Latin American economy for the next five years   Answer Question

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Website www.un.org
Headquarters New York, NY
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1945
Type Government
Industry Government
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
Competitors Unknown

Though it shares some traits with hippies, the United Nations is much more than a peace and love cultural movement. Comprising 193 member countries (nearly every country in the world), the UN works toward maintaining international peace and security and finding solutions for global economic and humanitarian problems. It conducts its mission through six main bodies: General Assembly (main deliberative body), Economic and Social Council, International Court of Justice (settles legal disputes between states), Secretariat (day-to-day operations), Security Council (manages ... More

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