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City National Bank Overview

Los Angeles, CA (US)
1001 to 5000 employees
RBC
1954
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Banks & Credit Unions
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
East West Bank, Bank of the West, First Republic Bank
Not all banks are created equal. City National Bank was founded by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs during the 1954 boom in Los Angeles. That legacy of integrity, community and unparalleled client relationships continues to drive phenomenal growth today.

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Mission: City National's mission is to provide the ultimate banking experience for successful entrepreneurs and professionals through an uncommon dedication to extraordinary service, proactive advice and total financial solutions.

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City National Bank President and CEO; Chairman and CEO, City National Bank Russell D. Goldsmith
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    I worked at City National Bank full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great corporate culture
    Close-knit team feel
    Opportunity for advancement
    Great place for networking
    Really interesting and wonderful clients

    Cons

    A bit of bureaucracy that comes with working in banking
    A bit behind in technology

    Advice to Management

    You need to develop your technology to attract younger clients

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City National Bank Photos

City National Bank photo of: Multicultural group leaders w/ William Onuwa, RBC's Chief Auditor
City National Bank photo of: City National is the first company with two branded buildings in Downtown LA
City National Bank photo of: Great space for teams to meet, outside the City National Plaza - Downtown LA
City National Bank photo of: Outdoor cafe in the plaza outside of our Downtown LA headquarters
City National Bank photo of: Galley gathering space, 400 Park Ave
City National Bank photo of: Open floor plans and modern spaces, 400 Park Ave
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City National Bank Interviews

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    Operational Risk Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at City National Bank (Los Angeles, CA (US)) in December-2016.

    Interview

    I applied online and received a call from HR about a week later. I had phone interviews with HR, the hiring manager, and a peer coworker. Then I had face-to-face interviews with the same individuals, as well as the department EVP. The process took about 2 months and I received the job offer.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked me to describe my prior work experience and how it would help me prepare for the new job.   Answer Question
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City National Bank Awards & Accolades

  • America's Best Employers for Diversity, Forbes, 2018
  • America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009

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