Nationwide Building Society - Underwriting in Bournemouth - Not a good place to be! | Glassdoor.co.uk
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    "Underwriting in Bournemouth - Not a good place to be!"

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    Former Employee - Mortgage Underwriter in Bournemouth, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Nationwide Building Society full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Beautiful offices in Bournemouth Decent salary Working hours 35 per week (slightly less than other companies) Good training Community initiatives - many volunteering opportunities

    Cons

    No work life balance Very stressful environment and no support from managers Employees treated like nothing, no consideration given to anything they have to say or feel If any negative feedback was expressed, manager would pull employer to a meeting to say negativity will not be tolerated High turnaround of people No progression Same roles in Swindon Head Office paid at much more money - issue raised with HR and Union...

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    Advice to Management

    This is not a XIX century slabe house - start treating people with respect

    Nationwide Building Society2016-08-04
  1. "Great values and environment"

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    Current Employee - Finance Business Partner 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nationwide Building Society full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Friendly, value driven, customer focused, flexible, pension, forward looking

    Cons

    Salary, slow advancement, siloed, parking, risk averse

    Nationwide Building Society2019-08-16
  2. "Good Start"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Risk Analyst in Swindon, Wiltshire, South West England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Nationwide Building Society full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good Start to career help in development

    Cons

    More development is focused on graduate program and not other entry level jobs Slow to adopt new technologies

    Nationwide Building Society2019-08-15

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