Virgin Money Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated 26 Nov 2020

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Virgin Money CEO David Duffy
David Duffy
33 Ratings
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  • "sometimes communications from senior management could be done better(in 23 reviews)

  • "Career Progression opportunities if you based in the south as the hq is up north(in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Amazing company who really care about their employees"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Banking Associate in Gosforth, North East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Virgin Money part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The company really cares about the wellbeing of it's employees. Flexible working, good work-life balance, flexible overtime available, modern office, lovely colleagues.

    Cons

    No cons to add. I had a great experience working for VM.

  2. "Great company to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Analyst/Consultant in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Money full-time

    Pros

    Customer focused Employee friendly Work life balance

    Cons

    No/ limited training opportunity Do not spend enough on employee growth


  3. "Good!"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Newcastle, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    - good holidays and work / life balance

    Cons

    - no career progression / minimal career progression

  4. "Good company that care for their employees"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Newcastle, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Money full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    relaxed working environment compared to other banks they maintain a good work life balance

    Cons

    Canteen food is poor (not much else)

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  5. "Hire competent managers"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Consultant in Glasgow, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Virgin Money for less than a year

    Pros

    Work life balance is good Probably have a job for life

    Cons

    Stuck in the past Petty management Air of complacency Dated practices

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  6. "Excellent Team"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Banking Adviser in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends

    I worked at Virgin Money full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good work life balance, annual bonus, good progression opportunities , staff mortgage

    Cons

    Expection of telesales, middle management

  7. Helpful (2)

    "Great people, poor strategy"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Technical Business Analyst in Glasgow, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Money for more than a year

    Pros

    great colleagues, good work life balance, accommodate flexible working

    Cons

    strategic leadership is poor and seems to be big disconnect between current infrastructure and what is needed

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  8. "Decent place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Analyst in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits package Competitive Salary Good work life balance

    Cons

    Lack of leadership Too political Micro management

  9. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Other in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work life balance, flexible working is actively encouraged. Good benefits and plenty to get involved in on a social/community side.

    Cons

    Lots of style but lacks substance.

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  10. Helpful (1)

    "Good Company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Insight Analyst 

    I have been working at Virgin Money full-time

    Pros

    Good work life balance Good Benifits

    Cons

    Poor Salary, Long working hours

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