“Great experience to put on your resume but unwieldy bureaucracy stiffling innovation and creativity ”
- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
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Lots of learning opportunities. Great responsibilities. Few benefits.
Too much bureaucracy. Hard to have a work-life balance. Little career advancement opportunities for younger staff.
High staff turnover.
Advice to Management
Be more assertive in fostering young talents.
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
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I applied through college or university. The process took a week – interviewed at IMF.
The hiring process is straightforward and divided into three stepts: 1) resume and cover letter review: for one position they receive hundreds of applicants so it is very competitive; 2) technical test administration: only those short-listed will be administered a general test to assess their knowledge and technical skils; 3) final interview (panel): communication skills, general knowledge, technical knowledge, past esperience are scrutinized. They want to see how you come across, how articulatte and knowledgeable you are.
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an organization of 187 countries dedicated to promoting global monetary cooperation and the health and stability of the international financial system. Each member of the IMF contributes through the payment of quotas, ($353 billion in 2009) which reflect that country's size in the world economy and determine its voting power (the US has a 17% voting stake). The IMF supports worldwide economic growth by granting loans and technical assistance to countries in need. The IMF and sister institution the World Bank were formed by...