Oxfam Reviews

Updated 20 May 2020

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3.9
81%
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Oxfam CEO Mark Goldring
Mark Goldring
164 Ratings
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  • "Sometimes have to work alone as volunteers often leave(in 25 reviews)

  • "Not very diverse at senior management level(in 23 reviews)

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  1. "Good place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - UI/User Experience Designer in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Oxfam full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    A good place to work, timely salary

    Cons

    Required more staff in PE Team.

    Oxfam2019-03-15
  2. "Volunteer"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Oxfam part-time

    Pros

    Working in the firm for a cause.

    Cons

    Has been defamed due to scandals.

    Oxfam2019-08-10
  3. "Coordinator"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Oxfam full-time

    Pros

    Great learning opportunity Access to networking spaces Wide range of themes

    Cons

    Hierarchical space Less/no scope of growth within organisation

    Oxfam2019-05-21
  4. "Communications"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work culture, dedicated to social change

    Cons

    Low salaries and no bonuses

    Oxfam2019-01-20
  5. "Compelling Work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Oxfam full-time

    Pros

    Oxfam's work contributes to very relevant impact in addressing poverty and marginalization.

    Cons

    Can be a bureaucratic organization at times.

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    Oxfam2018-11-22
  6. "Finance"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Finance Officer in New Delhi

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

    Pros

    Flexi time Learning opportunities are more

    Cons

    Limited to the project. As the project ends, job is over

    Oxfam2018-08-29
  7. Helpful (2)

    "Good oppurtiny to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Executive in Belāpur

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

    Pros

    Fast growing bank in india

    Cons

    Good office staff and manager

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    Oxfam2018-05-10
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Hardworking, smart & talented"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Oxfam full-time

    Pros

    retail assistant manager, largest charity organisation

    Cons

    management,appraisal part has to monitored.

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    Oxfam2017-08-26
  9. Helpful (2)

    "It's okay to work with Oxfam. Nothing so great and nothing so bad. Just Okay"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Fundraising Manager in New Delhi
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Oxfam full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work life balance, Good Pay

    Cons

    Biased Senior Managment, Biased approach in promoting staff

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    Oxfam2017-08-23
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great Place"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Oxfam

    Pros

    Worked for 7 years with Oxfam India. 1. Excellent Work Environment 2. Job Satisfaction

    Cons

    Strategy changes hamper employees. I was given pink slip after the operation was shut down. Higher ups need to listen to more to employees.

    Oxfam2016-10-12
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