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Good learning experience for research

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Analyst in Washington, DC
Former Employee - Analyst in Washington, DC
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at U.S. Government Accountability Office full-time (More than a year)

Pros

My team was very smart; full of highly educated people On any engagement, you will work with different specialists such as policy evaluation experts, economists, data analysts, and regular analysts There is ongoing training research methods

Cons

Sometimes it required long hours to get a project done for a deadline Some research units are swamped with lots of work because multiple teams are giving them work Data analysts seemed overworked and asked to do things they couldn't because some other team members did not understand what can or cannot be done using statistical software Teams sometimes squabble over engagements and it's easy to pass blame Reports must adhere to exacting standards of accuracy

Advice to Management

more social events people complained about the bonus incentive structure

Other Employee Reviews for U.S. Government Accountability Office

  1. Challenging, welcoming, and worthy of their reputation

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Undergraduate Intern in Washington, DC
    Former Intern - Undergraduate Intern in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at U.S. Government Accountability Office as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    - Great experience - Inclusive - Government benefits

    Cons

    - Still a government agency - Politics

    Advice to Management

    Unnecessary work can be eliminated if the politcs around report writing are eliminated


  2. Great learning opportunity

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Auditor in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Financial Auditor in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at U.S. Government Accountability Office full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent development program Exciting engagements Great people to work with

    Cons

    People who are hired never leave or retire which limits promotion opportunities.


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