Civil Service United Kingdom Reviews

Updated 5 Jul 2020

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4.0
83%
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92%
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Civil Service United Kingdom Cabinet Secretary  Sir Jeremy Heywood
Sir Jeremy Heywood
54 Ratings
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  1. "Great place to work - great career progression"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Press Officer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Career development and training opportunities

    Cons

    Can be stressful and demanding at times

  2. "great"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Civil Service Executive Officer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    great benefits and salary. wonderful environment to work in

    Cons

    do not have any nothing bad to say

  3. "Good, but......."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Administrative Officer in Gloucester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Pension Flexitime Salary Annual Leave

    Cons

    Promotion can mean geographical change

  4. "EO Caseworker"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - EO Caseworker in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom part-time

    Pros

    - good pay - great benefits - good work life balance

    Cons

    - poor management though I think this is rare. Just bad luck in this occasion. Rest of the staff are approachable and supportive.

  5. "Flexibility"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Group Human Resources Business Partner in York, England

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits. Opportunity to develop amd grow experience.

    Cons

    Limited opportunities for progression. High workload.

  6. "Large complex organisation"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Nuclear Safety Engineer in Bristol, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    Interesting projects, lots of responsibility

    Cons

    Civil service pay not keeping up with industry.

  7. "Good"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Executive Officer 

    I worked at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    Good working environment, Flexible working

    Cons

    Pay can sometimes be less than private sector

  8. "Review"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Administrative Officer in Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working, team work, relaxed atmosphere, pension

    Cons

    Salary, lack of promotion opportunities

  9. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Statistician in London, England

    I have been working at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    Great work life balance. Empathetic management. Steady workflow.

    Cons

    Pay is low, and no scope for negotiation. You have to move to get pay rises.

  10. "Great flexible working"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Graduate Student in London, England

    I worked at Civil Service United Kingdom full-time

    Pros

    stimulating working environment with flexibility

    Cons

    takes time to get anything done

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