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Short Term Consultant, various departments

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Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Washington, DC
Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Washington, DC

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

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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 Management

better overview of available positions, job advancement

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  1. 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)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    You can improve your skill very easily

    Cons

    No comments on this matter

    Advice to Management

    Upper Management are help ful but they can do more.

  2. 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 a year)

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    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 Management

    Give junior staff more opportunities to prove themselves

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