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UNICEF Reviews

Updated Nov 7, 2019

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3.9
81%
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95%
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UNICEF CEO Henrietta H. Fore (no image)
Henrietta H. Fore
33 Ratings
Pros
  • "Best institution for career grow and work environment(in 34 reviews)

  • "Working on an amazing mandate that is ensuring and protecting the rights of every child(in 23 reviews)

Cons
  • "By achieving results at all costs, the work-life balance of employees can be hard to maintain(in 21 reviews)

  • "Extremely poor management (at all levels)(in 9 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Consultant health"

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    Former Employee - Consultant Doctor in Hyderābād
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UNICEF full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Training is amazing, freedom to express and work well, good exposure

    Cons

    Heavy work load, though work hours are defined, one usually needs to put in more

    Advice to Management

    Can hire more consultants and pay can be increased

    UNICEF2019-08-02
  2. "Salary"

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    Former Employee - Communication Officer in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UNICEF full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    You work for the most needy- children and women- huge job satisfaction

    Cons

    You may need to put in long hours but at the end there is much satisfaction

    UNICEF2019-07-09
  3. "Consultant"

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    Former Employee - Associate in Hyderābād
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at UNICEF full-time

    Pros

    Working at UNICEF will make you learn some of the best practices

    Cons

    A lot of favoritism

    Advice to Management

    Regular feedback from the consultants on professional and personal space would work better

    UNICEF2019-07-02
  4. "Healthy life balance"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at UNICEF full-time

    Pros

    I have been working atTechila Global Services full-time for more than a year.Comfortable environment and healthy life balance

    Cons

    Work pressure and hard to get leaves.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing

    UNICEF2019-05-30
  5. Helpful (3)

    "Average"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at UNICEF full-time

    Pros

    One gets to travel instead of just sitting at their desk, Good Salary even for freshers

    Cons

    Uninspired and incompetent co-workers, Dull and lazy environment, all work and no play kinds.

    Advice to Management

    Please conduct a thorough background check of the employees.

    UNICEF2017-09-17
  6. Helpful (4)

    "Admn. Asstt"

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    Current Employee - Admn Asstt in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pro employee organization to work with

    Cons

    Tough to manage work life balance

    Advice to Management

    Be considerate to staff members work life balance

    UNICEF2017-01-05
  7. "Excellent work culture"

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    Recommends

    I worked at UNICEF

    Pros

    growth opportunities, good work culture, well balanced programs

    Cons

    very hierarchical set-up, slight HR issues

    UNICEF2016-06-08
  8. Helpful (2)

    "A great place to work if your field chief is good"

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    Former Employee - Child Protection Officer in Bhopal
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UNICEF full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    A just salary committed to children works with and for governments Result driven

    Cons

    Does not care much at grass root level interventions very for government and diplomatic Sometimes if you have a bad boss you have it. very power concentric approach in work place

    Advice to Management

    Be human

    UNICEF2016-02-20
  9. Helpful (3)

    "Working at UNICEF"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources Professional in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Working for a noble cause - for child rights across the globe. UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life. You can dedicate yourself to this noble cause. Very good salary. Good working environment. Work life balance.

    Cons

    Employee progression to be ensured. Performance based incentives / growth should be implemented. Quantified evaluation of key result areas be done.

    UNICEF2015-12-12
  10. "education"

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    Field Work 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UNICEF

    Pros

    lehar programme in primary education,rajsthan

    Cons

    activity base education in rajsthan.,good help for children .

    Advice to Management

    please do not stop this programme ,please continue .child help Mental and physical complete.

    UNICEF2015-09-08
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