Compare Home Office vs Defra BETA

See how Defra vs. Home Office compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Home Office

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Defra

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 189 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 56 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Home Office Ceo Mark Sedwill
80%
80%Mark Sedwill
CEO Approval
Defra Ceo Tamara Finkelstein
100%
100%Tamara Finkelstein
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
50%
Positive Business Outlook
54%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Executive Officer14 Salaries
£27,506/yr
Policy Advisor5 Salaries
£39,584/yr
Administrative Officer11 Salaries
£21,804/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Executive Officer3 Salaries
£26,889/yr
Policy Advisor11 Salaries
£32,059/yr
Administrative1 Salaries
£16/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 33 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 16 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 17 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Civil service"(in 6 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 4 reviews)
"Brexit"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Executive Officer

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

Pros

Good pay, interesting work, good people.

Cons

No joined up thinking in terms of support structures.

"Defra"3 Feb 2020

Current Employee - Corporate Strategy Manager

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

Pros

Good working culture. Great office space in London. Friendly people

Cons

Can be quite a quiet office

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