Compare Yorkshire Building Society vs first direct BETA

See how first direct vs. Yorkshire Building Society compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Yorkshire Building Society

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Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 138 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 47 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.5
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Yorkshire Building Society Ceo Mike Regnier
84%
84%Mike Regnier
CEO Approval
first direct Ceo Joseph Gordon
50%
50%Joseph Gordon
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
46%
% Recommend to a friend
60%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
31%
Positive Business Outlook
42%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Advisor7 Salaries
£15,111/yr
Business Analyst5 Salaries
£38,153/yr
CCR2 Salaries
£19,468/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative25 Salaries
£19,560/yr
Senior Manager1 Salaries
£45,935/yr
Team Manager4 Salaries
£29,142/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 12 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 10 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 5 reviews)
"Benefits package"(in 3 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Ybs"(in 8 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
"Call centre"(in 3 reviews)
"No progression"(in 2 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Branch Manager

I have been working at Yorkshire Building Society full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Flexibility Development Culture and the people I work with

Cons

Less progression in the branch network

Former Employee - Financial Crime and Risk Officer

I worked at first direct full-time for less than a year

Pros

The people who work there are brilliant. The hours are good and you receive a competitive salary and plenty of benefits.

Cons

Work can sometimes be a bit monotonous

Job Postings