Commonwealth Bank of Australia London, UK Reviews

Updated 5 Aug 2020

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Commonwealth Bank of Australia Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Matt Comyn (no image)
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  1. "Great Place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly employees, great culture, plenty of opportunities to learn, senior exposure.

    Cons

    I can’t think of any major cons of working here.

  2. "Great employer"

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

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    No cons whatsoever, it’s great

    Commonwealth Bank of Australia Response

    August 5, 2020

    We’re so happy to hear that you’re enjoying your role at CommBank. We want to wish you continued success in your current role and a rewarding career with us. Good luck!


  3. "Good and Bad"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Portfolio Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits (dental, travel,..)

    Cons

    Weak management due to prevalence of key person risk in some units

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  4. "Good people/teams"

    4.0
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Trader in London, England

    I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Surrounded by very good teams/good skilled people, was always the high point of working here.

    Cons

    None that I can currently think of.

  5. "Senior Associate"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    work life balance is ok but office is not very mixed

    Cons

    under pays compared to market

  6. "Great place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good culture, 9 -5, okay benefits, good central location

    Cons

    pay is a on the low to medium range compared to the rest of the Market

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  7. Helpful (1)

    "Positiv experience"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Program Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    friendly cross-group working good work life balance

    Cons

    Big gap between Europe and Australia

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  8. "Executive Assistant"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    High Calibre of expertise amongst EA Team at CBA Globally

    Cons

    Ratio Managers to EA's can be high

  9. Helpful (1)

    "manager"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Manager in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia

    Pros

    great people to work with, very bright and experienced people very interesting work. the right amount of direction without too much prescription about how to do it.

    Cons

    difficult to change anything about systems and processes, a risk averse culture is not consistent with innovation and progression. each team has its own distinctive culture. some are more collaborative than other

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  10. Helpful (2)

    "asset management"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    asset management is a great business. there are a variety of teams that have different approaches and cultures. good range of products and some great people

    Cons

    there is an inconsistency of culture depending on the team also a very risk averse commercial decision making process.

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