The World Bank

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Short Term Consultant, various departments

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC

I worked at The World Bank as a contractor (more than 3 years)

Pros

Interesting work, great pay, flexibility of working hours

Cons

No benefits as STC, the enormous waste in the institution can be hard to swallow while "fighting world poverty"

Advice to ManagementAdvice

better overview of available positions, job advancement

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    International environment to work there with multinational people from all over the world.

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    Former Employee - Program Assistant in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Program Assistant in Washington, DC

    I worked at The World Bank full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    You can improve your skill very easily

    Cons

    No comments on this matter

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Upper Management are help ful but they can do more.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Great exposure

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    Current Employee - Program Assistant in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Program Assistant in Washington, DC

    I have been working at The World Bank full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Make contacts all over the world
    Great benefits
    Good-looking employees with sexy accents
    Very gay-friendly
    Diverse culture
    Great job security if you have staff contract

    Cons

    Extremely heirarchical structure
    Difficult to get buy-in on interesting projects.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give junior staff more opportunities to prove themselves

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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