Civil Service United Kingdom Reviews

Updated 14 Jan 2021

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4.1
87%
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92%
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Civil Service United Kingdom Cabinet Secretary  Sir Jeremy Heywood
Sir Jeremy Heywood
80 Ratings
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  • "Can be a lot of pressure; lower pay than senior jobs in the private sector(in 27 reviews)

  • "Poor wages unchallenging work limit career progression(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "its good"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Civil Engineering in Indore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    company was very good and very popular

    Cons

    can do any think and i will do smart work

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  2. "good place"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Officer in London, England

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    very stable this is good

    Cons

    no bonus less cash money


  3. "Excellent employer"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in Bristol, England

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    flexible opportunities, ample training, interesting work, great people

    Cons

    lower pay and benefits than industry, can be a little bureaucratic at times

  4. "Great workplace"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Senior Personal Banker in Manchester City Centre, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible times for working hours

    Cons

    Deceptive in terms of training and actual job role

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  5. "Fantastic"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Public Sector Policy in York, England

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom part-time

    Pros

    Great place to work and develop.

    Cons

    None that I’ve come across.

  6. "Good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Court Clerk in Manchester, England

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    Hours good positive working environment

    Cons

    Nothing it’s good no issues

  7. "Each department different"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Administrative Officer in Nottingham, England

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    Last department brilliant, great team and management

    Cons

    New department not as good

  8. "Civil Servant"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Manager in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    Great work environment, managers are involved,

    Cons

    temp contracts, not permeant, only up to 22 months sometimes

  9. "Nice people"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Civil Servants in London, England

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    Nice people to work with

    Cons

    Not paid as well in the public sector

  10. "Fair employer - diversity and inclusion"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    Former Employee - Senior Legal Adviser in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    friendly, flexible, equality, diverse, structured.

    Cons

    can be rigid and hierarchical.

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