1. "Development Institution Focused on the Private Sector"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Officer in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IFC full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity to learn. Lots of opportunity to do development work that is linked to the private sectors in developing countries. Very good salary and benefits for the hours you put in. Good health benefits, vacation etc

    Cons

    New capital increase means some people at the lead or manager level have been asked to leave while those at junior levels will face difficulty moving up. So, much slower promotion and no more "promotion as a reward for an excellent job". Also, year end review is close to random. This leaves otherwise strong employees earning an average rating, and average rating means no award (bonus) and potentially no promotion down the road.

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    IFC2020-01-25
  1. "Work with great people from all around the world"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Communications Analyst in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IFC full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Has a development mandate, a respectful workplace, has good benefits

    Cons

    Slow career progress. Recently too much of stress.

    IFC2020-04-30
  2. "Solid work experience in different areas, such as finance, telecom, government, and non-profit organizations"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Project Consultant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at IFC for more than a year

    Pros

    Opportunity for development of personal knowledge, experience & skils

    Cons

    None downsides, all was fine

    IFC2020-03-31

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