Compare Ministry of Justice UK vs Defra BETA

See how Defra vs. Ministry of Justice UK compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Ministry of Justice UK

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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)
3.3
(based on 145 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 54 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
4.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Ministry of Justice UK Ceo Michael Gove
17%
17%Michael Gove
CEO Approval
Defra Ceo Tamara Finkelstein
100%
100%Tamara Finkelstein
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Positive Business Outlook
48%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Case Manager Reviews12 Salaries
£27,683/yr
Administrator16 Salaries
£19,406/yr
Senior Performance Adviser15 Salaries
£42,396/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Policy Advisor11 Salaries
£31,941/yr
Administrative1 Salaries
£16/hr
Software Developer1 Salaries
£29,381/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 23 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 23 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 17 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Civil service"(in 9 reviews)
"Senior managers"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 4 reviews)
"Pay grade"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Policy Advisor

I have been working at Ministry of Justice UK full-time

Pros

Nice people, decent pay, decent career progression opportunities

Cons

Similarly to other government departments, can be inefficient and sloq

Current Contractor - Facilities Operations Assistant

I have been working at Defra for less than a year

Pros

Flexible working. People genuinely desire you to do well and be happy. Lots of support networks, including Employee Assistance Line. Fair pay, including yearly increases to keep pace with the cost... of living.

Cons

I have yet to discover some.

Advice to Management

Increase visibility of senior management.

Job Postings