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Bank of America Reviews

Updated 25 March 2019
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Bank of America President & CEO Brian T. Moynihan
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  1. "ITIL qualified Technology Service Delivery Manager"

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    Current Employee - Incident Manager in Chester, England
    Current Employee - Incident Manager in Chester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Situated locally, excellent broad range of benefits, opportunities to grow and develop moving across lines of business.

    Cons

    Roles require commitment, management are not always located in your office location.


  2. "Great company, Poor bonuses"

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    Current Employee - Vice President - Technology in London, England
    Current Employee - Vice President - Technology in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good international work experience, with great minds to work with

    Cons

    They need to keep up with market standards

    Advice to Management

    Please revise salary appraisal percentages and bonuses. The likes of Goldman and JP are far ahead in the game.

  3. "Internship Review"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    - Great company with amazing people and managers who really care about you
    - Numerous development opportunities

    Cons

    - Hours can vary greatly


  4. "good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    great culture and interesting work

    Cons

    need more benefits for its employees


  5. "Good employee benefits"

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    Current Employee - Vice President in Kingston upon Thames, England
    Current Employee - Vice President in Kingston upon Thames, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good employee benefits. Encourage team work

    Cons

    Role very segregated. Very US focused


  6. "Good benefits package"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits if you make the most of them. Pension is reasonable.

    Cons

    Your experience and progression will depend on your management and division

    Advice to Management

    If you don't keep subordinates up to date on the business issues will arise.


  7. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Junior Trader in London, England
    Former Employee - Junior Trader in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits. Relaxed but serious environment. Nice colleagues.

    Cons

    Often expected to work longer than contract hours but that is normal for a trading job.

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up!

  8. "trader"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time

    Pros

    collegiate culture and willingness to help

    Cons

    slow to change and very rigid structure


  9. "Friendly and supportive environment"

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    Former Employee - FX Settlements Officer in Chester, England
    Former Employee - FX Settlements Officer in Chester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    A lot of project work
    Encouraged employees to collaborate and get to know each other outside of work
    Good management

    Cons

    Not enough personal development
    Very hard to get promoted even from officer to senior officer

    Advice to Management

    More rewards


  10. "PRESSURISED INVESTMENT BANK ENVIRONMENT"

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    Former Employee - Product Specialist in London, England
    Former Employee - Product Specialist in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Global company that provides International exposure. Good training

    Cons

    High pressure with poor wok/life balance

    Advice to Management

    Should support better career opportunities for women