Yorkshire Building Society Reviews

Updated Aug 4, 2022

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Pros
  • "Family oriented great culture good work life balance(in 20 reviews)

  • "flexible working, company that understands your needs, great place to work(in 18 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "compared to other building societies/ banks, you will get paid a lot less at ybs(in 8 reviews)

  • "Career progression and scope for promotion(in 7 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great Place to Work

      Aug 4, 2022 - Customer Service Advisor in Lancaster, England
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      Pros

      Nice work colleagues, Great training, Easy systems, lovely Customers, Good Pay.

      Cons

      Work Saturday Mornings, staff shortage.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

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      Aug 3, 2022 - Analyst in Leeds, England
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      Pros

      Great compensation and flexible working

      Cons

      None which come to mind

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      It's ok

      Aug 1, 2022 - Administrative in Bradford, England
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      Pros

      Great colleagues and financial discounts

      Cons

      None really I can think of

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great experience

      Aug 1, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      From start to finish the interview and onboarding journey for me was great. I felt informed and knew what was happening from start to finish. The leadership I spoke with were knowledgeable and very welcoming.

      Cons

      None so far. Thank you

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Putting customers and colleagues first

      Aug 1, 2022 - IT Delivery Manager in Leeds, England
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      Pros

      - Warm and welcoming teams who support you from Day 1 - Better transparency from senior management down

      Cons

      - Adoption of new technology is not as advanced as expected

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Low salary

      Jul 27, 2022 - Customer Service Representative in London, England
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      Pros

      Lovely, colleagues, good training, manager flexible

      Cons

      Low salary, no chance for progression

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good company to work for

      Jun 17, 2022 - Risk Analyst 
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      Pros

      Good career progression and nice people

      Cons

      Salary is low compared to other companies in the same field

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Not a great experience

      Jun 3, 2022 - Analyst in Bradford, England
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      Pros

      close to home free parking good pay

      Cons

      Mis-communication A very generic strategy in place that didn't factor lots of details and specifics. Inexperienced management- the middle management level has no formal training about leading people and teams.

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Exciting, fun and challenging place to work

      May 9, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Leeds, England
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      Pros

      Since joining last year, I can honestly say I have enjoyed every moment. YBS is a great organisation to be part of, great culture people and challenges to get stuck in to. I felt part of the team and wider business immediately which was a great feeling

      Cons

      None that i can think off at this juncture

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Great place to work

      Apr 26, 2022 - Service Delivery Manager 
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      Pros

      Flexible, friendly, great team ethic.

      Cons

      Sometimes the pay is not as good as other financial providers but there are other benefits.

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    Yorkshire Building Society has an overall rating of 4.0 out of 5, based on over 289 reviews left anonymously by employees. 80% of employees would recommend working at Yorkshire Building Society to a friend and 75% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 1% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Yorkshire Building Society employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.8 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Yorkshire Building Society. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

    80% of Yorkshire Building Society employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Yorkshire Building Society 4.2 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.1 for culture and values and 3.4 for career opportunities.

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