Barclays Community Banker - Essential Banking Reviews

Updated 3 Mar 2021

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3.3
65%
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Barclays CEO Jes Staley
Jes Staley
28 Ratings
  1. "Great company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Community Banker - Essential Banking in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Barclays part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Share scheme, private medical, competitive salary, job security, bonus, pension

    Cons

    Fast paced and sometimes lack training necessary.

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  2. "Essential banker"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Community Banker - Essential Banking 

    I worked at Barclays

    Pros

    Great working environment, great place to grow in finance

    Cons

    a competitive relationship between colleagues


  3. "Okay"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Community Banker - Essential Banking in Glasgow, Scotland

    I have been working at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    Good pay after new hybrid role was announced

    Cons

    Some policies are just ridiculous and out-dated

  4. "Tt"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Community Banker - Essential Banking in Coventry, England

    I have been working at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    Good working conditions, look after staff, share scheme, pension

    Cons

    No cons to add really

  5. "Barclays"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Community Banker - Essential Banking 

    I worked at Barclays part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good Company, Good Experience, Good for your CV! & this role really tests your patience and ability to talk to customers, dealing with complaints and sales etc. you do learn a lot on the job

    Cons

    You do get a lot of customer complaints and sometimes left in the deep end with no real training

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  6. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Community Banker - Essential Banking 

    I worked at Barclays part-time

    Pros

    Great place to work, definitely recommend

    Cons

    No cons I can think of

  7. "Not the best place of work"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Community Banker - Essential Banking in Warrington, North West England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Barclays part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    They provided uniforms for the staff

    Cons

    Worst company I have worked for, very clicky environment and with management giving the favourite's the easier jobs

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  8. "good"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Community Banker - Essential Banking in London, England

    I worked at Barclays part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Salary e hours of work are good

    Cons

    Team do not want to work

  9. "Barclays"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Community Banker - Essential Banking in Watford, East of England, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Barclays part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    work life balance, management accommodating

    Cons

    management have favourites, sales job. no support in career progression outside of branch

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  10. "I worked for Barclays in UK, it was a good overall experience"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Community Banker - Essential Banking in Sunningdale, England
    Recommends

    I worked at Barclays part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Trust, positive team values and benefits

    Cons

    I don't have cons to say about this bank. But the push to sell products to achieve targets can get a bit annoying at times from customers perspective.

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