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National Australia Bank Reviews

Updated 21 November 2017
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Andrew Thorburn
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  • Regional management didnt seem to care to much for the front house employees, systems are putdated compared to other banks, work life balance hard (in 7 reviews)

  • Horrendous culture with no support from HR or senior management when issues were raised (in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Mortgage Sales Banker"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at National Australia Bank full-time

    Pros

    Great culture, lots of support

    Cons

    not enough pay, other bankers will try steal your deal


  2. "Customer Contact"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Docklands
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Docklands
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at National Australia Bank full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Wonderful people and a caring team

    Cons

    Tough induction course which is obstructing talent not encouraging it.


  3. "Lender salary"

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    Former Employee - Lender in Melbourne
    Former Employee - Lender in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Perfect Training for new starter

    Cons

    Sales pressure for new starter


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  5. "Branch Managee"

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    Former Employee - Branch Manager in Melbourne
    Former Employee - Branch Manager in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at National Australia Bank full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Ability to earn get financial incentives. Good staff benefits. Ability to move quickly up the ranks with good leaders on your side.
    Great independence to run branch as own business

    Cons

    Some senior staff act as children. If you don’t have your leaders support you can be terminated with ease. Very political nature in retail banking. Current state manager allows behavior to continue

    Advice to Management

    Focus on staff engagement and ensure bullying isn’t the norm as it is now


  6. "NAB"

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    Former Employee - Pricing Manager in Melbourne
    Former Employee - Pricing Manager in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at National Australia Bank full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great culture, people. Always trying to improve

    Cons

    Too many restructures can impact engagement

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you're doing


  7. "Financial Planner"

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    Former Employee - Financial Planner in Melbourne
    Former Employee - Financial Planner in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent training in sales and financial planning
    Supportive of further education
    Flexible work schedule allows for a good work life balance

    Cons

    Low base pay when compared to industry you will have to hit your targets to get bonuses to make a decent salary

    Advice to Management

    Focus on planners that put the client first rather than reward and praise those planners who 'shoot the lights out' it seems that a lot of those planners turn out to be dodgy


  8. "Good Interview"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at National Australia Bank full-time

    Pros

    Very straight forward interview and fast response time

    Cons

    Nothing negative to add as of yet


  9. "Planning Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at National Australia Bank full-time

    Pros

    Flexible work environment
    Close relationships with colleagues
    Higher than average pay rate

    Cons

    Political
    Perks for customer but not for employee


  10. "Work Life Balance"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Docklands
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Docklands
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great work life balance
    Great benefits for loans

    Cons

    Compensation not at par with market standards


  11. "PM at NAB"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at National Australia Bank full-time

    Pros

    Good opportunities and well run organisation

    Cons

    Complexities with various outsourcing arrangements


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