Scotiabank Reviews

Updated Oct 20, 2021

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3.9
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Scotiabank President and CEO Brian J. Porter
Brian J. Porter
2,157 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great work environment and employee benefits(in 328 reviews)

  • "Good work life balance at the company(in 305 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Very little work life balance as the work load is very high(in 114 reviews)

  • "Often long hours go uncompensated(in 75 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work

      Jul 30, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Scotiabank is a really great place to work with amazing super friendly people. I really enjoyed my time there.

      Cons

      As head office is based in Toronto it can feel as though you are somewhat removed from the core decisions being made.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good bank to work for

      Jul 24, 2021 - Market Risk Manager in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very kind culture, good people, lots of learning opportunities

      Cons

      Very small organisation in London so few opportunities to get promoted inside the same team/group

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work

      Jun 8, 2021 - Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      large organisation with lots of opportunities

      Cons

      common challenges of large organisations

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      yes

      May 12, 2021 - Marketing Assistant in Edinburgh, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      none to date. Unknown, Unknown

      Cons

      I can remember any bad quailties

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Nice

      Apr 3, 2021 - Trader 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Scotiabank has a strong team environment

      Cons

      Not a tier one or bulge bracket

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      .........

      Mar 20, 2021 - Director in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Diversity & Inclusion, good culture

      Cons

      Looking to do more with less employees - can be stressful

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good employeer

      Feb 22, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work environment and nice people

      Cons

      Salary, life balance is not that great

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    8. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      N/A

      Feb 26, 2021 - Vice President in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      There are times you might end up working long hours

      Cons

      Good, nice people to work with

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    9. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Something of the past

      Nov 11, 2020 - Senior Manager in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      It used to be a decent place where to work and develop professionally

      Cons

      New management killed it with no end in sight for redemption

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    10. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Delusions of being a big bank

      Oct 31, 2020 - Senior Director in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      No clue about what their clients want. Just need to listen

      Cons

      Paid well and good benefits

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