Standard Chartered Bank

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Standard Chartered Bank Reviews

Updated 27 August 2014
Updated 27 August 2014
578 Reviews

3.6
578 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work-life balance does exist, but there are some individuals who slog like slaves (in 47 reviews)

  • Nice working environment inside the company (in 38 reviews)


Cons
  • work life balance based upon projects (in 19 reviews)

  • long working hours, low pay, no recognition at work unless youre an indian (in 15 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Great company culture

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Standard Chartered Bank full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    You can trust the people you work with. In the main, they are nice people. Benefits are good.

    Cons

    Matrix organization can sometimes may decision making slow. Dealing across countries and bosses in other continents can make life hard at times.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep pushing the company values. They are meaningful

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Being Here for Good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager  in  Mumbai (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Mumbai (India)

    I have been working at Standard Chartered Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Absolute Knowledge Portal, good exposure to learn new and challenging things

    Cons

    long term benefit driven management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Employ the staff by on rolls of bank and not through third party recruitment agency

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Client Services Manager in Private Bank Hong Kong

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Client Services Manager  in  Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
    Current Employee - Client Services Manager in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)

    I have been working at Standard Chartered Bank full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great company to work for, very stable

    Cons

    some politics in the office which happens everywhere. not paying very high but stable.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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  5.  

    good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Relationship Manager  in  Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Relationship Manager in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

    I have been working at Standard Chartered Bank full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good culture, indian atmosphere, salary

    Cons

    short term view, no true international exposure

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be more organized faster

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Structured finance anaylist

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Standard Chartered Bank

    Pros

    good people to work with

    Cons

    lack of career opportunities in Brazil

  7.  

    Friendly,reward a lot from here.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Standard Chartered Bank

    Pros

    the atmosphere here is good.Everyone is active and passionate,also will to teach you if you ask!

    Cons

    A project in SCB is always very big and stress.Time management and cooperate with many branches are the challenge.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Rigorous Exposure and Learning Opportunities

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Associate  in  Lahore (Pakistan)
    Current Employee - Associate in Lahore (Pakistan)

    I have been working at Standard Chartered Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good Systems, Great People, Early Leadership Opportunities

    Cons

    Lack of Close Coordination between various departments.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Encourage employee engagement across various departments

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  9.  

    Business Performance Manager

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Business Performance Manager  in  Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
    Former Employee - Business Performance Manager in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)

    I worked at Standard Chartered Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Good brand building in hk
    - Competitive salary

    Cons

    - Inferior job location

  10.  

    Great bank

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Standard Chartered Bank full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    people oriented and a lot of opportunity to grow

    Cons

    nothing major- it is a great place

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  11.  

    intern

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Standard Chartered Bank

    Pros

    ppl there are very friendly. I was an intern in the supply chain finance team, and I was there for three months.
    learned a lot

    Cons

    ppl there are very friendly. I was an intern in the supply chain finance team, and I was there for three months.
    learned a lot

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