Pew Charitable Trusts

  www.pewtrusts.org
  www.pewtrusts.org
There are newer employer reviews for Pew Charitable Trusts

3 people found this helpful  

talented group of people

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Pew Charitable Trusts full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

- smart, talented and fun people
- excellent benefits
- well-respected institution

Cons

- corporate atmosphere
- long hours depending on the dept

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

86 Other Employee Reviews for Pew Charitable Trusts (View Most Recent)

Sort: Rating Date
  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Pros and Cons

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Pew Charitable Trusts full-time

    Pros

    great benefits, smart people, highly respectable programmatic work.

    Cons

    Rigid, bureacratic, demotivating environment. Culture of micro-management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    invest in creating an open, communicative workplace; demonstrate concern for staff (which is win-win for both employer and employee); teach mid-level managers the difference between management and leadership.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 4 people found this helpful  

    Highly Disappointing

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Pew Charitable Trusts

    Pros

    Great Benefits, Good location in the city, very friendly work environment, good work-life balance for non-managers, easy to get time off

    Cons

    Hard to move up in the company if you start out in a low position. Some departments are in a state of transition which makes work hard when you have no idea what is going on. Very bureaucratic and hard to get anything done. Big disconnect with senior managers and regular employees.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    If you hire someone to do something, actually let him/her do it. Stop hiring over-qualified candidates for positions because they will become dissatisfied quicker and will not be able to move up into better positions.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
There are newer employer reviews for Pew Charitable Trusts

Work at Pew Charitable Trusts? Share Your Experiences

Pew Charitable Trusts

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.