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"A bunch of "big shots" who take all the credit and none of the blame"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Incredibly worthy cause. Organization is responsible for very important research

Cons

Incompetent and arrogant senior management

Other Employee Reviews for Amfar

  1. "good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible.
    Laid-back atmosphere
    nice people
    admirable mission
    do good work

    Cons

    disorganized systems
    redundancy in staffing
    too much emphasis on high end donors

    Advice to Management

    amfAR has a great attitude toward work/life balance, but needs to do the following: Sort out systems. Empower staff. Reduce top-heavy staffing (reduce Sr. mgmt). Improve communication among depts.


  2. "Fellow at amfAR"

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    Former Intern - Fellow in Washington, DC
    Former Intern - Fellow in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Amfar as an intern

    Pros

    Great team at the DC office. Although they are small, they manage to accomplish a lot. A really good learning experience. Good for students who have recently graduated and wants a good start. amfAR has a good reputation and working at their policy office in DC looks good on your resume and can definitely give a boost to your job search.

    Cons

    Can pay more to fellows.

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