Bank of the Philippine Islands
3.8 of 5 20 reviews
www.bpi.com.ph Makati, Philippines 5000+ Employees

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Updated Mar 07, 2014

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Aurelio Montinola III

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82% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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One of the best place to learn about the corporate world

Junior Specialist (Former Employee)
Makati City (Philippines)

I worked at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time for more than a year

Pros1. Good pay with outstanding allowance and benefits.
2. friendly officemates
3. Not biased to what school you graduated from

Cons1. working environment
2. promotion is hierarchy based

Advice to Senior ManagementAs much as possible create a breathable and balance working environment

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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A satisfying job.

Team Leader Human Resources Assistant/Marketing Associate (Former Employee)
Manila, Manila (Philippines)

I worked at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time for more than 3 years

ProsThe company is Good ground for training

ConsThe salary is not enough.

Advice to Senior ManagementSalary improvement

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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My experience with BPI made me a highly ethical employee which contributed to my success.

Internal Audit Examiner (Current Employee)
Makati City (Philippines)

I have been working at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time for more than 3 years

ProsEveryone in our team is like family.

ConsProbability of being promoted is very low, might take 4 to 6 years with minimal salary increase.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Tech Analyst (Current Employee)

I have been working at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time for more than 3 years

ProsYou will learn a lot

ConsLow pay for tech analysts

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to your employees

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good for new graduates

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Bank of the Philippine Islands

Proshave the best training in the industry. you will be immersed in all the groups in a bank, which will enable you to see things on a bigger picture.

Consslow career progression. seniority versus merit, which is understandable given that the business is already stable.

– I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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In terms of local banks, it should be fine

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time for more than 3 years

ProsYou get to go home at 5:30pm, usually

ConsThere may be too much changes that can be confusing at times

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Optimistic

Adventurist (Current Employee)
Manila, Manila (Philippines)

I have been working at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time for more than 10 years

ProsTo travel and met new peolple!!!

ConsThe Language!!!you need to learn their language in every country you visit and specially their culture

Advice to Senior ManagementAdvice?

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Its ok

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Bank of the Philippine Islands

ProsEvery thing is automated. Most people are professional. Big and secured. Lots of opportunities. Big salary. Specialized work. Training opportunities.

ConsVery strict. Super weird rules. Slow promotions. Very competitive. I will not last here. BPI is ok but everything is too tight.

Advice to Senior ManagementBe more lenient in giving out promotions

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Best bank in asia

Bank Teller (Current Employee)
Makati City (Philippines)

I have been working at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time for more than a year

ProsThe management is good,benefits and salary are reasonable
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ConsSometimes if we have ot,its ty.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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enjoyable and exciting..

Messenger (Former Employee)
Makati City (Philippines)

I worked at Bank of the Philippine Islands as a contractor for less than a year

Prosbpi bosses and employees are graceful and highly respected

Conssometimes they give command in a wrong timing.

Advice to Senior Managementlook on the way on how the contractual employee do their best on the job and give them credit on it...

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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