Government Statistical Service Reviews

Employer: Government Statistical Service
3.8
3.8/5 average employee rating (as reviewed by 50 people)

All of the below job reviews are anonymously written by graduates and apprentices working at Government Statistical Service to provide you with a unique insight into working there.

8
4/5
Date added: 11th April 2016 by Anonymous
What are the best and worst things about your company?
Interesting work. Opportunities to work in a wide variety of areas and to move around different roles and different departments. Opportunities across the country and relocation is easy. Flexible working hours.
What do you actually do on a day-to-day basis?
Job Title::
Assistant Statistician
Voted Useful by 18 People
8.5
4.3/5
Date added: 01st April 2016 by Anonymous
What are the best and worst things about your company?
Excellent training and development. Focus on variety of placements. Real responsibility early on.Internal systems can be overly bureaucratic. Government cuts limit likelihood of pay or grade increase.
What do you actually do on a day-to-day basis?
Job Title::
Statistician
Team:
Marine Management Organisation
Voted Useful by 17 People
6.6
3.3/5
Date added: 31st March 2016 by Anonymous
What are the best and worst things about your company?
Fascinating work with a clear purpose.It can feel hard to make an impact in such a large organisation which is dominated by politics and ideology more than research or evidence.
What do you actually do on a day-to-day basis?
Job Title::
Flexible resource
Team:
Education Standards
Voted Useful by 15 People
6.2
3.1/5
Date added: 31st March 2016 by Anonymous
What do you actually do on a day-to-day basis?
Voted Useful by 10 People
7.1
3.6/5
Date added: 31st March 2016 by Anonymous
What are the best and worst things about your company?
Varied roles, responsibility, real world impact and flexible working hours.
What do you actually do on a day-to-day basis?
Job Title::
Assistant Statistican
Team:
ONS
Voted Useful by 8 People
8
4/5
Date added: 31st March 2016 by Anonymous
What are the best and worst things about your company?
Great opportunities for learning and development, real dedication of management for your career progression, and opportunity to change posts, areas and departments often and easily.
What do you actually do on a day-to-day basis?
Job Title::
Assistant Statistician
Voted Useful by 12 People
8.3
4.2/5
Date added: 31st March 2016 by Anonymous
What are the best and worst things about your company?
Wide range of job opportunities available and flexible working patterns.
What do you actually do on a day-to-day basis?
Job Title::
Assistant statistician working on developing housing conditions evidence
Team:
Welsh Government
Voted Useful by 11 People
6.7
3.4/5
Date added: 31st March 2016 by Anonymous
What are the best and worst things about your company?
Flexible hours and location.Internal politics and low efficiency.
What do you actually do on a day-to-day basis?
Job Title::
Senior Data Scientist
Team:
Knowledge and Intelligence
Voted Useful by 16 People
8.1
4.1/5
Date added: 31st March 2016 by Anonymous
What are the best and worst things about your company?
Conducting analysis that directly influences Government policy. Plus, great work-life balance!
What do you actually do on a day-to-day basis?
Job Title::
Assistant Statistician
Voted Useful by 15 People
8.2
4.1/5
Date added: 31st March 2016 by Anonymous
What are the best and worst things about your company?
Very interesting work. A chance to have a real impact.Pay.
What do you actually do on a day-to-day basis?
Job Title::
Assistant statistician
Team:
Statistics
Voted Useful by 11 People