Inter-American Development Bank

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Sr. Finance officer

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Current Employee - Senior Officer in Washington, DC
Current Employee - Senior Officer in Washington, DC

I have been working at Inter-American Development Bank full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Great benefits in general
High caliber of employees in a great working environment

Cons

Quite disorganized and slow in making decisions
Management has little control by the organization creating opportunities for abuse of power.
Good example of how very intelligent individuals are not very smart a group.
The concept of empowerment of employees is foreign for the organization.
Nobody is allowed to make decisions alone. All decisions are made in groups thus being slow and not very smart.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Provide empowerment to your staff and let them make honest mistakes;
On the other hand, ensure that

Recommends
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Too much bureaucracy, too little empowerment

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    Former Employee - Consultant in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Consultant in Washington, DC

    I worked at Inter-American Development Bank as a contractor (more than a year)

    Pros

    Great benefits and salary if you're staff. Flexible hours. Low delivery requirements.

    Cons

    You're a second-class employee if you're a consultant. Old offices. No empowerment culture.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    A joke

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Inter-American Development Bank full-time

    Pros

    You get to know some people that are worth knowing

    Cons

    Too many incompetent people working in a very bureaucratic environment for too long

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be fair, more transparent and give opportunities to the people that truly deserve it

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