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BMO Financial Group Reviews

Updated 17 November, 2017
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BMO Financial Group Chief Operating Officer Darryl White
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Pros
  • work life balance, friendly staff (in 120 reviews)

  • Pretty good payment, friendly work environment (in 104 reviews)

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  1. "Wonderful group"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Compliance Officer in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Compliance Officer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I have to say that management is unparalleled. The corporate culture is great, and everyone is there to help out.

    Cons

    I don't have much to say on the negative side of things, BMO is a great company to work for.


  2. "FSM"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time

    Pros

    good training, great benefit package, vacation pay, friendly working enviornment

    Cons

    pressure towards sales target, micromanagement


  3. "Financial Services Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time

    Pros

    Great company with forward looking

    Cons

    too "conservative" sometimes as one of the big bank


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  5. "VP"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time

    Pros

    Good culture and forward looking.

    Cons

    Not applicable and Not applicable.


  6. "Financial Planner"

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    Former Employee - Financial Planner in Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Financial Planner in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BMO Financial Group full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -easy to use systems
    -benefits package
    -3 weeks vacation
    -potential for career growth

    Cons

    -salary is less compared to average

    Advice to Management

    Avoid office politics and do what is right for the customer and not always focus on scorecards.


  7. "Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BMO Financial Group full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Work life balanced; good benefits but salary may not be so competitive; good in-house learning opportunities. Great sponsor for charities.

    Cons

    Chances for further career advancement may not be so good. Don't know where to go for career advice and guidance. Otherwise, it would be a great employer.


  8. "developer"

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    Former Employee - Developer in Midtown Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Developer in Midtown Toronto, ON
    Recommends

    I worked at BMO Financial Group (More than a year)

    Pros

    great place to work and grow

    Cons

    nothing negative to talk about

    Advice to Management

    Great going, good team organisation


  9. "Wealth Management"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Wealth Advisor in Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Wealth Advisor in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BMO Financial Group (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Amazing benefits and great culture.

    Cons

    It is my nature not to say anything cons.


  10. "Great Company to work for"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Scarborough, MB
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Scarborough, MB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good balance between work and personal life
    Good benefits
    Option to work from home when you need it

    Cons

    Salary increase are not according to market
    Growing in your career is very slow


  11. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Service Representative III in Montreal, QC
    Current Employee - Service Representative III in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    great atmosphere, great leadership, flexible, amazing benefits.

    Cons

    opportunities only available in toronto.


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