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European Central Bank CEO Mario Draghi
Mario Draghi
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  1. "overall good"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at European Central Bank full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Nice Environment, good seminars, friendly people

      Cons

      Sometimes unmotivated people, frustrating bureaucracy

      Advice to Management

      encourage motivated candidates

      European Central Bank2019-03-19
    • "Trainee"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Stanford, CA

        I worked at European Central Bank full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Access to a lot of interesting data, good exposure to policy issues and cutting-edge research.

        Cons

        Project management can be pretty poor.

        European Central Bank2019-01-22
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        "ECB PhD traineeship"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends

        I have been working at European Central Bank full-time

        Pros

        international environment, great seminars, great trainee community

        Cons

        depends on your advisor, many are very busy and do not have time to guide you

        European Central Bank2017-05-01
      • "Analyst"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at European Central Bank full-time

        Pros

        International environment with great salary benefits and working time.

        Cons

        Difficult to obtain a fixed term/permanent position.

        European Central Bank2019-05-03
      • "Good, but difficult to stay"

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        Current Employee - Trainee in Frankfurt am Main
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I have been working at European Central Bank full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        You meet a lot of new people and have benefits like a work canteen, gym...

        Cons

        Staying after the trainee depends more on the budget of the division you are in rather than individual performance....

        European Central Bank2019-05-14
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        "ECB salaries"

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        Current Employee - Professional Staff in Frankfurt am Main
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at European Central Bank full-time for more than 6 years

        Pros

        Good employment conditions and health insurance

        Cons

        Bonuses are symbolic and do not make a difference in motivating staff

        European Central Bank2019-04-26
      • "Running EU level banking supervision is challenging but rewarding"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at European Central Bank full-time

        Pros

        Lot of highly competent and knowledgeable colleagues incl. management.

        Cons

        Difficult change management due to complex stakeholder relationships

        Advice to Management

        Try to simplify and delegate more.

        European Central Bank2019-05-06
      • "Incredible Job"

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        Current Employee - Principal Supervisor in Frankfurt am Main
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at European Central Bank full-time for more than 6 years

        Pros

        It is a socially useful, well paid, challenging job in an international enviroment with many growth and learning opportunities.

        Cons

        It's a public sector job, i.e. accountability and tracability are of utmost importance which slows down the decision process.

        European Central Bank2019-04-13
      • "Very friendly environment"

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          Current Employee - Trainee 

          I have been working at European Central Bank full-time

          Pros

          The job is interesting, you meet many competent people, employee is valued much

          Cons

          tough to rise up the corporate ladder

          European Central Bank2019-04-13
        • "PhD trainee"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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          Positive Outlook
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          I have been working at European Central Bank full-time

          Pros

          nice atmosphere, nice people, good

          Cons

          bureaucracy, lot of unnecessary stuff

          European Central Bank2019-04-09
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