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Commonwealth Bank of Australia Reviews

Updated 17 August 2018
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Pros
  • "I also take full advantage of the work/life balance offered here to support my volunteering commitments with full backing from managers" (in 141 reviews)

  • "Really accepting place to work; Good management culture in IT; Flexible working; You can express you opinion freely and will be listened to" (in 87 reviews)

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  1. "Verification Officer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Recommends

    I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great training and ongoing learning support. Good company culture. Great working hours with overtime being voluntary and paid at overtime rate.

    Cons

    Nothing particular. Salary is slightly lower than one or two of the other banks if there has to be a Con.


  2. "Senior business analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good salary
    Good culture
    Flexible work arrangements

    Cons

    Can easily get lost in the large corporation

  3. "Greay"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Sydney
    Former Employee - Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good people to work with
    Good perks

    Cons

    Bad management who didn't care

    Advice to Management

    Better


  4. "Analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good culture and good offices

    Cons

    Salary lower than other banks


  5. "analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good culture and flexibility to learn

    Cons

    people not sharing responsibilities and activity based working not encouraged


  6. "Retail bank personal loans"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Culture is fantastic, the work colleagues are awesome

    Cons

    some managers can be bossy


  7. "Working for Commbank Digital Team"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great design culture and friendly tech team.
    Great graduate program.

    Cons

    Political stakeholders from various businesses.
    Lots of changes in management creates instability.

  8. "Relationship Manager review"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Relationship Manager in Sydney
    Current Employee - Relationship Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great culture and work life balance

    Cons

    Pay is below market and hard to increase


  9. "Assessment Officer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Super work-life balance, very flexible.

    Cons

    Too much focus on KPI (cases)


  10. "Senior Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    My manager and team are lovely. The remuneration package is good.

    Cons

    Complexity of environment means it sometimes takes longer than I hope to get certain things done.

    Advice to Management

    More flexible working would be good.


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