The World Bank Employee Reviews about "full time"

Updated 9 Jul 2020

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The World Bank President David Malpass
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Assistant"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The World Bank full-time

    Pros

    Competitive package , work life balance

    Cons

    Work load ,rotating shifts contracts

  2. "Great Organisation"

    3.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Programming Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The World Bank full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    great work environment and smart people

    Cons

    Not much room to grow

  3. Helpful (1)

    "Probably the most diverse office in the world"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at The World Bank full-time

    Pros

    -Highly Diverse -Not patriarchal -Good benefits for term staff (nothing for consultants unfortunately) -Good number of annual leaves -Intrinsic motivation

    Cons

    -Highly bureaucratic -Unfair practices between staff that are on older contracts vs recent ones -Highers way too many consultants instead of regular staff -Too many internal rumors, both in corporate and personal level. -Too many reorganizations

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  4. "I am satisfied with my job"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The World Bank full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    The World Bank is a good employer

    Cons

    I do not have any opinion

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  5. "Alternative Investments fund administration"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Officer in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The World Bank full-time

    Pros

    learning, work life balance, sense of accomplishment.

    Cons

    nothing much that I can think of.

  6. "?"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Consultant in Santiago

    I have been working at The World Bank part-time

    Pros

    Great learning experience and many opportunities for continued professional growth

    Cons

    No direct support for country consultant

  7. "Excellent"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The World Bank full-time

    Pros

    Providing minute information about a particular role. Overall very accurate

    Cons

    The website is asking too much details rather than getting to the matter

  8. "good place to work"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Specialist in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The World Bank full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    great people, development focused approach makes working here very fulfilling

    Cons

    hierarchy and bureaucracy can make moving things forward frustrating

  9. "Great place with good work life balance"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Financial Officer 

    I have been working at The World Bank full-time

    Pros

    The mission, diverse and intelligent colleagues, benefits

    Cons

    career path / promotion, large organization that is not as transparent,

  10. "good experience"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Governance Specialist 

    I worked at The World Bank full-time

    Pros

    salary, int experience, diversity, inclusion

    Cons

    political, no work-life balance, performance evaluations

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