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London, England
1001 to 5000 employees
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Government
Government Agencies
£50 to £100 million (GBP) per year
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The Department for International Development (DFID) leads the UK’s work to end extreme poverty. We're ending the need for aid by creating jobs, unlocking the potential of girls and women and helping to save lives when humanitarian emergencies ... Read more

DFID Reviews

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in East Kilbride, Scotland
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in East Kilbride, Scotland
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at DFID full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Flexibility, friendly positive working atmosphere

    Cons

    Not much around the location

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DFID Photos

DFID photo of: Department for International Development, East Kilbride (Photo thanks to Geograph user Elliott Simpson, Some Rights Reserved)
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DFID Interviews

Experience

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Getting an Interview
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    Analyst G7 Interview

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    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at DFID.

    Interview

    Straightforward application on civil service jobs . I was then invited to an interview where I also needed to do a test and deliver a presentation. I was interviewed by a panel of 3 people.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell us about a time when you had to work with other teams to deliver a piece of analysis.   Answer Question
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DFID Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places To Work in the Federal Government (Large), Partnership for Public Service, 2009

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