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Barclays

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Current Employee - Personal Banker in Manchester, England (UK)
Current Employee - Personal Banker in Manchester, England (UK)

I have been working at Barclays full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Great people, Powerful company, Good benefits, Plush buildings, Get rewarded well at times, Secure job

Cons

Not enough emphasis and time on personal development, Reducing bonus's, A lot of competition for vacancies.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Spend a little more time on personal development, Don't cut bonus's for those people that have had nothing to do with the recent scandals.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1.  

    good, though there was is a lot of staff favourism

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    Former Employee - Scheme Loans Administrator in Nairobi (Kenya)
    Former Employee - Scheme Loans Administrator in Nairobi (Kenya)

    I worked at Barclays full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    - good salary, work satisfaction, self development opportunities, possible advancement to higher grades, mentoring, contract reviews.

    Cons

    a lot of corruption at Human resource department especially by the top directors, little room for airing views. excess expectation on contracts. overwhelmed staff.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to everybody including the clerical staff, implement changes in a more timely manner, not a hundred changes at once.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Work-Life Balance is great!

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    Current Employee - Senior QA Analyst in Wilmington, DE (US)
    Current Employee - Senior QA Analyst in Wilmington, DE (US)

    I have been working at Barclays as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    Flexibility in timings
    Nice culture
    Friendly atmosphere

    Cons

    No value addition
    Scope of growth is limited

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