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Leeds Building Society Overview

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Leeds, England
501 to 1000 employees
1875
Company - Private
Finance
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Yorkshire Building Society, Skipton Building Society, Coventry Building
The UK's 5th largest building society with a nationwide branch network, a Leeds based Head Office, Call Centre in the North East and operations in Gibraltar, Spain and Ireland. Our successful, sustainable business model continues to deliver excellent financial ... Read more

Mission: Our vision is:

“To Be Britain’s most successful building society”

Our mission statement is:

“Our purpose is to help people save and have the home they want. We will continually ... Read more

Leeds Building Society Reviews

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Leeds Building Society Chief Executive Peter Hill
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7 Ratings
  • "Fantastic Company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Leeds Building Society full-time

    Pros

    Small & Friendly
    Strong values
    Good career progression
    Good training and development
    Approachable Chief Exec
    Good benefits and pension

    Cons

    Procedures and processes are a bit behind the times
    Branch network run on minimum staff

    Advice to Management

    Increase staff levels across branch network

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Leeds Building Society Interviews

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    Systems Test Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Leeds, England
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Leeds Building Society (Leeds, England) in July 2016.

    Interview

    I applied for this position via an agency and then had to complete my application online via the companies portal. It was a straight forward process and there are no unfamiliar questions.

    Interview Questions

    • There were a mixture of questions. They like to focus on competency based questions. Initially they ask about yourself and why you wish to change your job etc.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    I was able to go back to the recruiter and negotiate my offer.

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Leeds Building Society Awards & Accolades

  • 1 Star Accreditation for Best Companies to Work For in the UK, Best Companies Group, 2016
  • Investors In People - Standard, Investors in People, 2015
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