United Nations
3.8 of 5 210 reviews
www.un.org New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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excellent

Airport Electrical Engineer (Former Employee)
Jeddah (Saudi Arabia)

I worked at United Nations full-time for more than 3 years

Prosbetter career prospects and decent salary

ConsI have nothing to state against UN system

Advice to Senior Managementrepresentation from asia region is less

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

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Great benefits, but obviously bureaucratic and generally poor management.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at United Nations full-time


Pros: Working with people from all over the world Great benefits and salary A global perspective on the… Cons: Bureaucratic Slow - getting things done can be frustrating Little to know… Advice to Senior Management: Institute some managerial competency No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Too much nepotism and bureaucracy

Consultant (Former Employee)
Rome (Italy)

I worked at United Nations full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: You get to work for the poor and it is a diplomacy, high-level, work that has an impact on millions of people. You also get… Cons: The percent of inefficiency is too high. Too many people working there couldn't care less, and neutralize the work of the very commited, hard working… Advice to Senior Management: No advice of mine will be taken, so I won't… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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