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London, England
1001 to 5000 employees
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Government
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£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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DFID Secretary of State Justine Greening
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    I have been working at DFID full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    - Excellent opportunity to contribute in Official Development Assistance fund

    Cons

    - Less opportunity for creativity

    Advice to Management

    - Promote creativity to accelerate impact

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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

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    Analyst Interview

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    Positive Experience

    Interview

    Civil service fast stream via the civil service website.
    Interview in London with two interviewees.
    Initial questions were personal and biometric, later questions were basic microeconomics and macroeconomics problems. Make sure to revise competition principles.

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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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