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Bank of America Reviews

Updated 22 September 2018
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Bank of America President & CEO Brian T. Moynihan
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  • "Work/Life balance can be overwhelming" (in 503 reviews)

  • "Communication with upper management can be difficult" (in 439 reviews)

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  1. "A good place to work"

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

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    good benefits package and pension

    Cons

    lack of mobility - better communication needed


  2. "Great place to work"

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

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    Great pay, benefits, opportunities.

    Cons

    Longer you work the better you are considered. As with anywhere you get a bad boss, or move to a poor area, you can get stuck.

    Advice to Management

    Allow free movement of people

  3. "Good company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    Dynamic, changing, and good package

    Cons

    Culture is still settling down after mergers and many changes


  4. "Big company, lots of learning"

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    Current Employee - F&O Ops in Chester, England
    Current Employee - F&O Ops in Chester, England

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Lots of learning opportunities, different lines of business

    Cons

    progression difficult - long road to promotion

    Advice to Management

    Invest in your most dedicated staff, some just want commendation


  5. "Analyst"

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

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    Commitment to diversity is visible

    Cons

    Overlooked top performers during Analyst early promotion due to arbitrary operational factors

    Advice to Management

    Fix the inconsistencies in the Analyst early promote system


  6. "Actually a great place to work"

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

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    Many opportunities. Never boring. Always challenging. Great manager and team.

    Cons

    Lots of do more with less. High pressure environment. Complex internal processes.


  7. "Global Banking Risk Executive"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    Values, People, Scale, Diversity, Benefits

    Cons

    Bureaucracy, Decision Making, Limited Mobility, Politics

  8. "Technology Manager"

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    Current Employee - Tech in London, England
    Current Employee - Tech in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    Great place - lots of opportunity

    Cons

    Top focused towards senir management


  9. "Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    diversity and inclusion, can move internally

    Cons

    long hours, lack of adequate training

    Advice to Management

    Promote internal candidates


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great firm"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    Diversity, Varied Career options, work Culture

    Cons

    Saturation at Senior levels, Career Advancement


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