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BMO Financial Group Reviews

Updated 23 June, 2017
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BMO Financial Group President and CEO, BMO Financial and Director Bill Downe
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  • Work life balance has gotten worse over time (in 39 reviews)

  • Hard to move up from my position but good since entry level (in 22 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate in Mississauga, ON
    Current Employee - Associate in Mississauga, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very professional working environment.
    Great team members.
    Shift premiums.
    Great benefits.

    Cons

    No coffee or tea . No refreshing things and a Gym to exercise for free within the location.


  2. "Nice workplace, nice colleagues and supervisors"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Very good working environment for beginners. Colleagues and supervisors are considerate.

    Cons

    Work process sometimes is a little bit rigid. Work schedule changes very week.


  3. "Business Process Analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Process Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Business Process Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent workplace and friendly environment. Everyone is given opportunity to grow and develop their career. Organisation working towards positive change.

    Cons

    Many business/operations units are located in small pockets across the city. Need to increase number of ATMs across cities.


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  5. "Financial Services Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - FIN Services Manager in Kitchener, ON
    Current Employee - FIN Services Manager in Kitchener, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good general training,
    Favorable brand recognition and integration of company's core values

    Cons

    Workload requires overtime (unpaid)
    At the end of the day, quotas & targets are what really matter.


  6. "4 Years BMO Experience in Canada"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative/Financial Services Coordinator in Guelph, ON
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative/Financial Services Coordinator in Guelph, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Excellent training program for new employees
    -Privileged to work with amazing colleagues that are passionate, knowledgeable, and care about doing whats right for client/customer
    -Best retail/commercial bank due to the fact that they put client/customer's needs at the focus of business
    -Greatly involved with social responsibility and various charitable and community events
    -Excellent benefits and compensation
    -Lots of opportunity for career advancement

    Cons

    -Turnover Rate (depending on circumstances)


  7. "Friendly and respectful culture, very accommodating"

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    Current Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time

    Pros

    Kind leaders who are respectful. Zero tolerance to bullying and belittling. Lots of support and a good sense of camaraderie

    Cons

    Salary can be on the lower side because the demand to work here is very high. Other than that there is nothing I could pinpoint

    Advice to Management

    Love the respectful, kind culture here. Everyone supports one another. Keep it up.


  8. "Unit Manager"

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

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

    Pros

    great benefits, great working environment

    Cons

    typical Bank environment, high turn over


  9. "Senior Marketing Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great team that strives to help you succeed and grow

    Cons

    Many times process can slow down the momentum/action to get a job done and deployed

    Advice to Management

    Keep investing in your employees


  10. "Great work experience"

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

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

    Pros

    great benefits, work exp, meet alot of different people

    Cons

    can be stressful if you get a poor manager

    Advice to Management

    hire managers who care about people so we can do our job to our fullest instead of mirco-managing even when we exceeding targets


  11. "Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Analyst in Toronto, ON

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

    Pros

    Great location and great light. Good benefit

    Cons

    Corporate world. No much advancement

    Advice to Management

    Develop more soft skills


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