The World Bank

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Short-term Consultant (STC) (Current Employee) Washington, DC

ProsGreat place to work around of smart and qualified people. The pay is above the market salary.

ConsSTC contracts are terrible. You can only work for 150 days per fiscal year and after that you have to be out for around 4 months before they can hire you back. No benefits or rights at all.

Advice to Senior ManagementRevise the STC figure. Unfair and you end-up loosing smart people.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    It's a good balance of life and work

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at The World Bank


    Pros: very balanced. colleagues are very smart. good location. working on… Cons: maybe not as challenging as private sector, after all it's… More
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    Being an STC (Short Term Consultant) at the World Bank

    Short-term Consultant (STC) (Current Employee) Washington, DC

    I have been working at The World Bank as a contractor for more than a year


    Pros: Great access to high level policy makers, resources available for… Cons: No benefits for STCs, and a capatation on the number of days you are allowed to… Advice to Senior Management: Extend the number of days for STCs (more than 150 please), and provide more… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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