Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
3.0 of 5 94 reviews
www.gatesfoundation.org Seattle, WA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Great mission, great benefits...choose your team wisely

Specialist (Former Employee)
Seattle, WA

I worked at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

ProsBenefits are unheard of. Total comp is good. Great work environment. Lots of smart people.

ConsLots of periodic internal reorganizing that can be tiresome.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Brilliant people work at the foundation doing amazing work

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Seattle, WA

I have been working at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation


Pros: Mission, Quality of the staff, Seattle Facilities. employee Benefits Cons: Management skills need improvement and work process simplification is needed. Advice to Senior Management: Continue improving the work environment and start working on career… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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The awesome benefits in no way justify the lack of leadership and general decency for many are treated.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Seattle, WA

I have been working at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation


Pros: The benefits package is great and comprehensive. New campus is beautiful and… Cons: No understanding of the difference between leadership and managing/supervising. Non liberal/democrats will be shunned -- in the most passive/agressive manner possible, as this is predominant personality… Advice to Senior Management: Invest in some self-assessment and training on true leadership tenants, and learn what it means to take care of people… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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