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Scotiabank Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated 3 Mar 2020

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Scotiabank President and CEO Brian J. Porter
Brian J. Porter
1,491 Ratings
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  • "Good Team, Work life balance is great(in 248 reviews)

  • "Excellent work environment with extremely professional staff that always looked to put customers first(in 231 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (4)

    "Relationship Management"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Scotiabank for less than a year

    Pros

    Great Boss, Sensible Work Life Balance

    Cons

    Satellite Office, Not Collegiate Teams

    Scotiabank2016-12-01
  2. Helpful (1)

    "Not recommended unless you are thinking to retire"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    Generous benefits good work life balance

    Cons

    little to zero scope for improving things or changing anything that has been done for the last 10 years in the same way unfriendly working environment they don't want to listen, you just execute army style, you do not questions, you do not challenge

    Scotiabank2019-04-08
  3. "Liquidity"

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    Good Work life balance overall

    Cons

    Less focus in London area

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    Scotiabank2018-08-13
  4. "Just like every other bank"

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    I worked at Scotiabank

    Pros

    Good work/life balance ok career progression

    Cons

    low pay poor benefits poor stock plan

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    Scotiabank2018-03-06
  5. Helpful (3)

    "Trader"

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    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank

    Pros

    Fair income Relative lay back culture Good work life balance

    Cons

    People in general are looking to earn the last bit at the end of their career, not very motivated

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    Scotiabank2015-07-30
  6. "Business partner through analysis with add value to support decision making process"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Finance Manager in Bogotá, Bogota
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Well-being, good communication, good work environment, opportunity to development to the people

    Cons

    Work life balance, Technology investment

    Scotiabank2020-02-21
  7. "Bad Work-Life Balance"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON

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

    Pros

    Steady income, big corporation, big network

    Cons

    Bad Work-Life Balance, worse pay than other banks

    Scotiabank2020-03-03
  8. "Good place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Compensation is good Work environment is good

    Cons

    Work life balance can suffer

    Scotiabank2020-02-15
  9. "Middle of the road FI trending from above average to below average employer"

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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Funding Specialist in Stratford, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Above average job security and opportunity within the company.

    Cons

    Politics, pay is not competitive, quality of work is near the bottom of the list of priorities in terms of recognition, appearance of providing work/life balance is used to disguise complete lack of care for mental well-being of staff.

    Scotiabank2020-02-26
  10. "great"

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    Former Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    good hours work life balance good ethics

    Cons

    limit opp to go up

    Scotiabank2020-01-29
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