The World Bank

www.worldbank.org
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HR policies are very inconsistent.

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Current Contractor - Social Development Specialist in Washington, DC
Current Contractor - Social Development Specialist in Washington, DC

I have been working at The World Bank as a contractor (more than 3 years)

Pros

It is a huge organization. You can get good experience in international development.

Cons

But in order to do so you have to find a mentor, and the probability of finding a good mentor does not always depend on your qualifications.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Oversee financial and private sector development

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    Current Employee - Vice President in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Vice President in Washington, DC

    I have been working at The World Bank full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great development organization fit for passionate folks

    Cons

    Bureaucratic and sometimes too political

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Always keep talent at the forefront of strategy

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Nice organization to start career for young employees.

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    Former Employee - JPA in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - JPA in Washington, DC

    I worked at The World Bank full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Diversified culture and nice co workers. Good benefit and good feeling of doing good deeds.

    Cons

    Whole efficiency is low. Limited opportunities for young employees.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give young people more chance to grow.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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