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STC- Your satisfaction depends on what you do and who you work for

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsInteresting work, exposure to different seminars and knowledge sharing if you have time

ConsYou only deal with your specific assignment- no opportunity to interact with other areas or other. The recognition of your contribution in the piece of work depends on who you work for. They can dare not even mentionning you and as if they did all the work on their own.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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

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


    Pros: Great place to work around of smart and qualified people.… Cons: STC contracts are terrible. You can only work for 150 days per fiscal year and after that you have… Advice to Senior Management: Revise the STC figure. Unfair and you end-up loosing smart… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Short-term Consultant (STC) (Former Employee) Washington, DC

    I worked at The World Bank part-time for more than a year


    Pros: Very friendly and open culture. Almost anyone you email and ask will meet you for coffee and talk about their work. … Cons: Just be aware that very few STCs move on to be staff. This is not really a downside if you're not counting on it,… Advice to Senior Management: Could be doing more to recruit and retain young talent. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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