Scotiabank Reviews

Updated 4 Mar 2021

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Scotiabank President and CEO Brian J. Porter
Brian J. Porter
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  1. "Good employeer"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    Good work environment and nice people

    Cons

    Salary, life balance is not that great

  2. "Something of the past"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in London, England

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time for more than 5 years

    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


  3. "Delusions of being a big bank"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Director in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

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

    Cons

    Paid well and good benefits

  4. "scotiabank work culture"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate 

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    great work culture, good pay

    Cons

    risk averse bank, less growth

  5. "Worst experience of my career"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Finance - London Office in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Can not think of any-NONE

    Cons

    Biased culture Lie culture Slave culture Favouritism No growth plans Dictatorship No support from senior management

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  6. "Satellite office"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Hours are fairly good for banking standards

    Cons

    In order to properly advance and learn, need to be in NA

  7. "Nice place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Developer in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    Very nice environments and co workers Systems can be obsolete

    Cons

    Salary can be low. More perks should be given to the employees.

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  8. "good place to work"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    good place to work, great benefits, good career progression

    Cons

    old school banking mentality is not liked

  9. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Happy with culture & team

    Cons

    None so far except systems

  10. "Great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Associate Director 

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    You’re richer than you think

    Cons

    One team one dream s

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