Compare IFC vs The World Bank BETA

See how working at IFC vs. The World Bank compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at IFC vs. The World Bank. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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IFC

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The World Bank

Employee Ratings

  • IFC scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
  • The World Bank scored higher in 3 areas: Senior Management, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 311 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 1001 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
IFC employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than The World Bank employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
IFC employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than The World Bank employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IFC Ceo Philippe Le Houérou
61%
61%Philippe Le Houérou
CEO Approval
The World Bank Ceo David Malpass
100%
100%David Malpass
The World Bank employees rated their CEO Approval 39% higher than IFC employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
The World Bank employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than IFC employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Positive Business Outlook
60%

Salaries

The World Bank has 1 more total submitted salaries than IFC.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Consultant1 Salaries
S$40/hr
Associate Financial Officer1 Salaries
S$151,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Analyst2 Salaries
S$87,500/yr
Valuation Officer1 Salaries
S$300,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • The World Bank had 74 more reviews than IFC that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Decision making" was the most mentioned Con at IFC.
  • "No benefits" was the most mentioned Con at The World Bank.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 39 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 22 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 113 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 96 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Decision making"(in 18 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
"No benefits"(in 67 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 49 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Investment Analyst

I worked at IFC full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

- Good exposure to different sectors - Good pre MBA training ground - Great people - Lots of travel

Cons

- No promotion without MBA in South Asia - Slow turnaround on deals - Lots of time on unnecessary memo's and slides

Advice to Management

- Be more nimble and faster - repair Idesk soonest

Current Employee - Senior Infrastructure Finance Specialist

I have been working at The World Bank full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

- Purpose: working to improve the world and people's lives - Diversity: clients and colleagues - Influencing decision makers

Cons

- Bureaucracy both internally and of client governments - Politics influence the development agenda

Advice to Management

Listen to clients and to staff

Job Postings

The World Bank has 40 more recently posted open jobs than IFC.