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Westpac Group Reviews

Updated 24 Aug 2019

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4.0
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79%
Recommend to a Friend
89%
Approve of CEO
Brian Hartzer
377 Ratings
Pros
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  • "too much red tape to get things done(in 26 reviews)

  • "Lack of employee engagement with senior management around significant business change(in 22 reviews)

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  1. "Review of a BA !!"

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    Current Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Sydney
    Recommends

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great company to work with, lots of benefits

    Cons

    too soon to talk about cons

    Westpac Group2019-08-04
  2. "Best in work life balance"

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    Current Employee - Internal Audit Manager 

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great W/L balance. Flexible working hours. Great culture.

    Cons

    Nothing significant i can think of.

    Westpac Group2019-08-24
  3. "Flexible and Autonomous working - as long as you don't want to be too Senior"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Given complete Autonomy to work in a way that suits me - treated like an adult!

    Cons

    Senior Leaders don't demonstrate this same behaviour - they work all hours, rarely take leave and effectively have to accept that to climb the ladder, you sacrifice your personal life

    Westpac Group2019-08-22
  4. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Senior 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Stable and supportive employer. People focussed.

    Cons

    Silos and lack of overall alignment

    Advice to Management

    Single strategy and all departments aligned to execute on it.

    Westpac Group2019-08-22
  5. "Good work balance and great team"

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    Current Employee - Network Engineer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The environment is healthy and life-work balance is quite good. Payment is market average, and exposure to new techs is good too.

    Cons

    Bureaucracy is a killer in most big companies, specially in banks..

    Advice to Management

    Keep the collaboration environment as is, this is a highlight of working for WP

    Westpac Group2019-08-20
  6. "best place to work for"

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    Current Employee - Financial Advice - Implimentation Coordinator in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    none to note down, overall easy pleasant working environment

    Cons

    a lot of applications to deal with - in terms of technology - not up to date

    Advice to Management

    none

    Westpac Group2019-08-19
  7. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant 

    I worked at Westpac Group full-time

    Pros

    Friendly team, good company perks

    Cons

    Can't really think of any

    Westpac Group2019-08-15
  8. "people are helping people business"

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    Current Employee - Personal Banker in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    we care people, both customers and employees

    Cons

    sometimes it is a lengthy process but again it is a bank risk management view

    Westpac Group2019-08-14
  9. "Great values"

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    Former Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Sydney
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Westpac Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great values Flexible working hours Great location

    Cons

    Too big - too many politics - too many people to sign off on things

    Advice to Management

    Think about the little ones

    Westpac Group2019-08-13
  10. "Great place"

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    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly and helpful. Great team.

    Cons

    Late nights in the big city

    Westpac Group2019-08-08
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