I have been working at United Nations full-time (More than a year)
Awesome benefits! Health insurance rocks even though we have to pay a portion it is still way better than majority private companies! You get to meet people from all over the world.
Slowwwwww. Everything moves at a snail's pace when you first arrive. Typical government office in this respect. A lot of hoops to jump through to even just get supplies.
Advice to Management
Help speed up the settling in process
Three DESA interviewers. They asked regular behavioral questions. The interview lasted for about 30mins in total. They also asked about my previous experiences and education and why I wanted to intern at the United Nations. So be prepared.
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