International Justice Mission - I'm sad it's come to this | Glassdoor
  1. Helpful (28)

    "I'm sad it's come to this"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Arlington, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at International Justice Mission full-time

    Pros

    The work of IJM is compelling and the spiritual disciplines are truly unique. Due to the Christian community, it is easy to build genuine friendships here with your colleagues. The organisation has great supporters that are enthusiastic about our work, which is encouraging. Staff work weeks are generally very flexible when it comes to flexing hours and/or working from home some days. Personal milestones are generally...

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    Cons

    Below are two areas where I see IJM struggling the most. However, in addition to these two areas I have found while working here: time and resources being pointlessly wasted through inadequate IT support (lack of staff and unreliable hardware) and thoughtless decisions/processes/exercises (hiring, staff transitions, strategic planning, all staff meetings); inability of leadership to foster collaboration amongst departments;...

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    Advice to Management

    Please take a day and reflect on how all of the recent changes have happened and consider all of the feedback notable staff have been giving as they have left or have given through the employee survey. The staff is hurting. Talk to them and create an environment where it is not dangerous to be candid. We care for this mission and want IJM to succeed, but you have to stop leading out of insecurity, fear of imperfection,...

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    International Justice Mission2016-03-04
  1. "Wonderful Work Environment"

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    Former Employee - Special Events Coordinator in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at International Justice Mission for more than a year

    Pros

    IJM provides a wonderful work environment where you are constantly surrounded by the very best people who are phenomenal at their jobs and chose to be in a lower-paying position so that they can help the vulnerable of this world - talk about real like super heroes!

    Cons

    Honestly, no cons come to mind.

    International Justice Mission2019-01-24
  2. "Great people and inspiring mission"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at International Justice Mission full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Some of the best people you’ll ever meet working together on one of the most compelling missions

    Cons

    Lack of professional growth and mentoring Poor pay for the hours of work people put in at the middle manager levels and lower

    International Justice Mission2019-04-26

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