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Updated 10 Feb 2020

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4.3
82%
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82%
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LSE Director Judith Rees (no image)
Judith Rees
51 Ratings
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  • "Can be very on-and-off in terms of the workload when it is part time(in 8 reviews)

  • "There really is no cons working here in my personal experience(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Excellent job environment and people"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at LSE part-time

    Pros

    great atmosphere, good people, nice infrastructure

    Cons

    i cant think of anything

    LSE2017-10-01
  2. "Great Place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Planning and Analysis Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at LSE full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Friendly, stress-free environment, amazing career development opportunities, excellent training

    Cons

    living in London, location, facilities

    LSE2020-01-25
  3. "Great environment"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - PhD Candidate in London, England

    I have been working at LSE full-time

    Pros

    Strongly research oriented and inspirational

    Cons

    Sometimes it does not value people

    LSE2020-01-27
  4. "avoid if you can"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Current Employee - Programmer Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    the leave is good as the uni closes over christmas and easter but you don't have to take leave

    Cons

    there is a culture of bullying and HR do not take it seriously. they will back up managers and don't care about ordinary working staff who do all the work unfortunately. they care about students but not staff. and there is lots of racism which goes to the top.

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    LSE2020-01-22
  5. "Very Hard to Actually Work"

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    Current Employee - Student Ambassador in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at LSE part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The pay is good (if you ever get any work)

    Cons

    You have to be on email 24/7. Jobs go in under 1 min. Be prepared for a lot of uncertainty

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    LSE2020-02-10
  6. "great pay, great hours, great work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Student Ambassador 

    I worked at LSE part-time

    Pros

    you get to really make a difference

    Cons

    sometimes not enough work for students, can get competitive

    LSE2020-01-04
  7. "Good place to work, loads of freedom"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant 

    I have been working at LSE part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - Intellectual stimulation - Overall freedom to handle time/tasks - Great support network

    Cons

    - A bit disconnected/scattered at times

    LSE2020-01-16
  8. "good"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - MIS Data 

    I have been working at LSE full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    flexible and good work for community motivation.

    Cons

    lots of waste and inefficient bureacracy

    LSE2020-01-12
  9. "Health Economics"

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    Current Employee - Occasional Research Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at LSE full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great flexibility, good value for money

    Cons

    no office provided, no prospective of career advancement unless you pursue a PhD

    LSE2019-12-11
  10. "Great Place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in London, England

    I have been working at LSE part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It has a comparatively good pay

    Cons

    bit bureaucratic process of getting paid, on the basis of handing in timesheets (in case of part time research assistance)

    LSE2019-12-11

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