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London, England
10000+ employees
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The civil service helps the government of the day develop and deliver its policies as effectively as possible.

We work in three types of organisations – departments, agencies, and non-departmental government bodies (NDPBs). We cover a wide range of ... Read more

Civil Service United Kingdom Reviews

  • "Fantastic structure"

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    Former Employee - Head of Finance
    Former Employee - Head of Finance
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Civil Service United Kingdom part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Some of the kindest and most intelligent people I have ever worked with
    Opportunity for promotion

    Cons

    Long hours
    Pay not great for responsibility and hours

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Civil Service United Kingdom Interviews

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    Commercial Officer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bristol, England
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 10+ months. I interviewed at Civil Service United Kingdom (Bristol, England) in July 2018.

    Interview

    Online tests followed by supplementary mini essay on your desire for the job, then an assessment day of various activities in groups and question and answer sessions in between, lunch and refreshments were provided, an external company was contracted to assist in running of the day, it was incredibly challenging but does give you the opportunity to show how you are suited to the role and wasn't competitive in any way, it was overall relaxed and almost fun at times

    Interview Questions

    • Give an example of a time when you worked as part of a team towards a common goal   1 Answer
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Civil Service United Kingdom Awards & Accolades

  • Britain's Top 100 Graduate Employers(#8), The Sunday Times (UK), 2012

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