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Helpful (1)

For "A" personalities who want the opportunitiy to make a difference, but beware limited real-world understanding

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  • Career Opportunities
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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
Recommends

Pros

Dynamic and constantly evolving atmosphere and work. Treasury has become a place for crisis management over the past few years and it does it very well. The calibre of the people is fantastic and the continuous drive for results brings out the best in people.

Cons

Upward progression has become stymied because of the limited number of SCS roles and there is a certain 'Treasury type' who tend to attain those roles. SCS are all very similar personalities. Management takes a back seat to policy development and meeting the needs of Ministers. Strategically the Department lacks the sense of direction you can find elsewhere in Whitehall.

Other Employee Reviews for HM Treasury

  1. Helpful (1)

    POOR

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Adviser
    Current Employee - Senior Adviser
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    Interesting policy problems, and flexitime

    Cons

    bad pay, no promotion prospects, politicians! Lack of moral among colleagues, constant risk aversion and uncertainty.

    Advice to Management

    Look at the level of staff turnover and think that this reflects very badly on the institution.


  2. Interesting but shorter than expected

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President in City of London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Vice President in City of London, England (UK)
    Recommends

    Pros

    One in a lifetime opportunity to work in a project of such a scale

    Cons

    Bonus compared to Banks in the City is very low

    Advice to Management

    More clarity upfront on length of the project would have been preferred


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