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www.un.org
New York, NY
10000+ employees
1945
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Though it shares some traits with hippies, the United Nations is much more than a peace and love cultural movement. Comprising 193 member countries (nearly every country in the world), the UN works toward maintaining international peace and security and finding solutions for ... Read more

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    I have been working at United Nations full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits! Amazing colleagues, interesting work.

    Cons

    Mobility is limited. Finding new opportunities is difficult.

    Advice to Management

    Reform and overhaul HR policies.

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United Nations Interviews

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    Policy Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at United Nations (New York, NY) in February 2016.

    Interview

    Many questions that were competency based, each question often having three parts. If you know the organization they are easier, but if you don't then you really need to do your research from the TOR on what competencies are necessary.

    Interview Questions

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