United Way of New York City Employee Reviews in United States

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Excellent play to work.
Project Manager, Strategy and Operations (Current Employee) –  New York, NYAugust 23, 2014
United Way of New York City is an excellent organization to work for. The work is challenging and the office environment is congenial.
Pros
great mission
Cons
no cons.
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Receptionist (Former Employee) –  New York, NYAugust 1, 2014
• Managed the scheduling of meeting requests for all conference rooms.
• Screened all incoming calls requesting help and information.
• Documented staff’s training and development history utilizing ADP HR Benefits Solution.
• Responsible for updating personal information regarding interns and temporary employees.
• Administered special projects as requested.
Pros
location
Cons
short breaks/short staffed
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Productive and fun place to work that has a great mission
Research Manager (Former Employee) –  New York, NYMarch 30, 2013
During my time at United Way of New York City I held many positions. It afforded me the opportunity to learn and advance my skill set. I really enjoyed the fact that I got to do so many things and was given leeway to move forward on various projects.

I felt management was opened-minded and I was rewarded financially and given recognition. I also had some flexibility in my various positions as to how to handle various work assignments.

My favorite position was as a Researcher and Instructor for C.A.R.E.S (Community Access to Resources) which was a proprietary database developed within UWNYC that I helped market and promote to in-house and external customers.
Pros
opportunity, variety of projects, mission to help new yorkers in need
Cons
poor planning on the part of the executive staff
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