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Useless work

Director (Former Employee) McLean, VA

ProsThe pay is pretty good compared to other non financial company.

ConsThe work is meaningless. There are a lot of control departments such as internal audit to check oversight department and oversight department checks model department and external auditor such as PWC to check every department in the company. What a joke!

Advice to Senior ManagementThis place is hopeless. Most of the executive officers are out for money not trying to do the right thing anyway.

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    Going Through Changes, "Right-sizing"

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Freddie Mac full-time


    Pros: Friendly people, pleasant surroundings, opportunities to grow for the right… Cons: Uncertain future, uneven leadership, a lot of talk without the… More
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    The work pollitics mirror congressional politics

    Director (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Freddie Mac full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Great locations Attractive benefits Some super smart people Cons: The office politics are usuall zero-sum. People don't get paid a lot so power is about who controls the biggest parts of the business The… Advice to Senior Management: Perfect is the enemy of good. Consider trying good ideas… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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