Save the Children

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Save the Children Reviews

Updated May 28, 2014
Save the Children – Sanghar – “Community Meeting”

All Employees Current Employees Only

3.5 50 reviews

87% Approve of the CEO

Save the Children President & CEO Carolyn S. Miles

Carolyn S. Miles

(15 ratings)

78% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work / life balance is improving with the arrival of new CEO(in 3 reviews)

  • nice working environment, laid-back, well-respected organization(in 3 reviews)


Cons
  • Upper management--lots of changes(in 4 reviews)

  • Leadership is completely lacking, and individuals at a Director or VP level shun decision making(in 3 reviews)

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    I Love working for save the children

    Canvesser/Fundraiser for Programs (Current Employee) San Diego, CA

    ProsAwesome people, amazing statistics,wonderful cause, and wonderful job security

    Consthere are none besides the ignorance of people

    Advice to Senior Managementkeep up the great work SDG128

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

     

    Financial Management and Systems

    Finance and Administration (Former Employee) Chinhoyi (Zimbabwe)

    ProsSave the Children has got good accounting and financial reporting systems for both internal and donors.

    ConsSub- offices to have some input in the day to day accounting e.g entering of data in the sun system daily.

    Advice to Senior ManagementExplore many options for financial mobilization

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    incredible

    Senior Data Management Officer (Current Employee) Islamabad, Islamabad (Pakistan)

    Prosits best place to work ... multi cultural . the best thing of SCI is that it values its employee treat like a family

    Consjobs are short tenure depend on project :(

    Advice to Senior Managementtry to retain the best employees

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    great opportunities, friendly and flexible working environment

    Director (Current Employee) Kabul (Afghanistan)

    ProsDedicated staff at the professional level

    Consbut also the staff good at talking and less

    Advice to Senior Managementcarry on

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

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    Absolutely Awsome

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsFrom the people you are brought to work with, the enthusiasm generated by the job to the always exciting work to be done, Save the Children UK is a fantastic organisation to work for.

    ConsProbably the pay, as an intern.

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

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    excellent

    Medical Officer (Former Employee) Jacobābād (Pakistan)

    Prosi was work with save the children about 4 months and it was best learning period of my job expeirence with save the children.

    Consvery best working style and learning period of my job

    Advice to Senior Managementi think there should be start family planning awareness programme in anterior sind.

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

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    i found very puctual n commeted organization

    Foold Security and Livelihoods Community Mobilization Officer (Former Employee) Rājanpur, Punjab (Pakistan)

    Prosi like team work there.

    Consnothing to write bcoz save the children never let dwon his employee

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Very professional and friendly environment

    Documentation Or Computer Related (Former Employee) Multān (Pakistan)

    ProsSave the Children fights for children’s rights. It deliver immediate and lasting improvements to children’s lives worldwide.

    Conssave the children provide Short Contractual job.

    Advice to Senior ManagementShould to adjust the ex-employees at any project

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    i have good and very learning experience with this organization

    Food Security and Livelihoods Community Mobilization Officer (Current Employee) Mīrpur Khās (Pakistan)

    Prosthe objective and vision of this organization is upto my satisfication, thisorganization is working atmost vournable families and all sectors are working very loyality.

    Consat emergency stages, we provide aidsto the vournable families, instead of this if we provide them skilles and training they can utilized their local resources to start alternative small business to sustain their livelihoods,

    Advice to Senior Managementi m working under the policies of country level managment and internationallevel managment, but if policies made with grassroots level, which help in implimentation of projects activities.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    An excellent child rights and child safe guarding organization

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosgood working environment, peer support, good benefits

    ConsAway from family sometimes as some positions are unaccompanied

    Advice to Senior ManagementNo advise

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

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