Barclays Employee Reviews about "good working environment"

Updated Jan 24, 2021

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Barclays CEO Jes Staley
Jes Staley
3,463 Ratings
Pros
  • "work life balance is maintained(in 1110 reviews)

  • "Initiatives for flexible working arrangement and quick reaction to the current pandemic(in 391 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours and the company is undergoing changes due to competition / pressure(in 344 reviews)

  • "Senior management is moving roles to offshore in Barclaycardus(in 213 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Intern

      Excellent

      Sep 5, 2020 - Technology Summer Developer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good salary. Excellent working environment.

      Cons

      It took a lot of time to get software provisioned.

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great company, up the salary

      Jan 18, 2021 - Personal Banker in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Honestly great working environment, very diverse teams

      Cons

      Paying too little, for the stress the retail and branch teams go through.

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Overall positive experience

      Dec 15, 2020 - Client Service Executive in Glasgow, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great management team. Good salary. Opportunities provided to branch out into other departments. Supportive work environment

      Cons

      Work life balance could be improved.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Contractor

      Cares about their employees

      Dec 2, 2020 - Executive Assistant in Northampton, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      High emphasis on looking after their employees Nice working environment/flexible re working arrangements Good salaries

      Cons

      It takes a while to get used to the various internal hierarchy and systems/processes IT support can be poor

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good Company to Work for

      Dec 1, 2020 - Front Office RAD Developer in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Relaxed work environment with good people

      Cons

      Is run on the cheap with no clear leadership at times. Tech is a bit of a mess

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      At a glance

      Nov 27, 2020 - Test Analyst in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Stable and secure working environment

      Cons

      Red tape and bureaucracy hinder agile development

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    7. 4.0
      Former Contractor

      Good experience

      Nov 22, 2020 - Director in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Pleasant colleagues and work environment Good cafeteria

      Cons

      Quite political and hierarchical Old bank not as technology advanced as Barclaycard

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    8. 5.0
      Current Intern, less than 1 year

      great

      Oct 20, 2020 - Summer Intern in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good work environment and supportive team

      Cons

      none, its all pretty perfect

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Top company

      Oct 21, 2020 - Analyst in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good working environment, lots of support for newcomers given WFH

      Cons

      have not worked here long enough to say

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    10. 4.0
      Former Contractor

      Good company to work for

      Oct 18, 2020 - Senior Java Developer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good working environment and culture

      Cons

      No cons , nothing to say. All good

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