Wikimedia Foundation
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Headquarters San Francisco, CA
Size 50 to 149 Employees
Founded 2003
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Media
Revenue $25 to $50 million (USD) per year
Competitors Facebook

Want free access to the sum of all human knowledge? Wikimedia Foundation can give it to you. The not-for-profit organization has produced a plethora of free-content wiki projects, including one of the most visited sites on the Internet, online collaborative encyclopedia Wikipedia (the foundation's first project). The term wiki (a Hawaiian word for "fast") describes a collection of Web pages designed to enable anyone with Internet access to contribute or modify content. Wikimedia has a paid staff of about 30, while hundreds of thousands of volunteers contribute content. The... More

Working at Wikimedia Foundation

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Employees say it's “OK”   29 ratings


54% Approve of the CEO   17 ratings

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Sue Gardner

Executive Director

Great work with people who are striving for the mission.

  Current Employee

Pros: The foundation respects and appreciates every member of the staff, every manager I've worked with has listened and responded to feedback and almost every member of staff is trying their best to do what is best for the mission. Full Review

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Interview Details – The position was being filled through a recruiter. I was called to interview 4 months after submitting my resume. I met once with the recruiter by phone and then had an in person interview with 3 senior executives, including the head of HR and the person the position reported in to. The interview…Full Interview

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They were very interested in knowing about the most difficult projects that I managed and how I overcame difficulties. Answer Question

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Top 100 Best NGOs - voted #1, Global journal, 2012

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