Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Reviews

Updated Feb 28, 2021

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Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada President, CEO, and Director Louis Vachon
Louis Vachon
564 Ratings
Pros
  • "good salary good culture good work life balance(in 50 reviews)

  • "Good benefits with career growth possibilities within the company(in 44 reviews)

Cons
  • "should speak french as it is most common between employees(in 30 reviews)

  • "Needs to expand a little more outside of Quebec(in 22 reviews)

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  1. COVID-19

    "Good company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Small Business Account Manager in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Trust towards employees; good understanding of management; flexibility facing the Covid crisis.

    Cons

    If you're not ready to work hard, this will be a con, otherwise it will pay off and you will move up the ranks.

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  2. "Feedback"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Function Lead 

    I have been working at Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada full-time

    Pros

    Innovation, Agile, New technology, client friendly

    Cons

    many legacy system, old integration pattern

    Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

    February 23, 2021

    Thank you for your feedback! Don't hesitate to share your ideas with your manager, there is always room for improvement.


  3. Helpful (1)

    "Amazing company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Mortgage Specialist in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Great work dynamics - Company cares for the employees - Good leadership and management - Stable job with competitive salaries and benefits

    Cons

    -French dominated, french is a must for working in quebec

    Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

    February 23, 2021

    Thank you for your feedback! Since Montreal as a dominantly French speaking city, the employees are asked to communicate in French with clients who don't speak English.

  4. "Great promotion opportunities"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great HR support and management support

    Cons

    Less options bonuses compared to other companies

    Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

    February 23, 2021

    Thank you!

  5. "Excellent Leadership"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Experienced Management. Good Salaries. Good Social Benefits

    Cons

    Extended hours of work can sometimes take a tole on you

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    Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

    February 23, 2021

    Hello, thank you for your honest feedback! I would encourage you to have a discussion with your manager. It is more important today than ever before to have a work/life balance. Our employees and their health (physical and mental) is one of our priorities!

  6. "Good job"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Digital Marketing Specialist in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Independant work, possibility of remote

    Cons

    Lot of changes within teams

    Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

    February 23, 2021

    Thank you for your feedback!

  7. "Easy"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Receive and respond to emails

    Cons

    Bit boring but not bad

    Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

    February 23, 2021

    Thanks for your feedback!

  8. "Great employer, good benefits"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Analyst in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada full-time

    Pros

    It's a great place for a career.

    Cons

    A lot of old-style management

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    Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

    February 24, 2021

    Thank you for your feedback!

  9. "Good company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Portfolio Manager in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good benefits, stable work environnement

    Cons

    Lack of mentorship for people who want to progress

  10. "great stepping stone"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Toronto, ON

    I worked at Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada part-time

    Pros

    good work environment for new graduates

    Cons

    sales are pushed way too much

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