Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Reviews

Updated Jun 13, 2021

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Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada President, CEO, and Director Louis Vachon
Louis Vachon
621 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. 5.0
      Current Employee

      great employer

      Jun 8, 2021 - KYC in Montreal, QC
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      Pros

      Many interesting possibilities of advancement

      Cons

      If your french is not on point it could be a problem if you want to work at the head office.

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Nice environement

      Jun 13, 2021 - Banking Advisor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      nice environement, good benefits there

      Cons

      Same cons as any banking environement

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Very Competitive

      Jun 11, 2021 - Mortgage Development Manager in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great team of colleagues helpful and considerate.

      Cons

      Very competitive with unrealistic timelines to obtain.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great growth culture

      May 24, 2021 - Financial Advisor in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Recognition, and growth opportunities are nothing short.

      Cons

      Extra hours of work occasionally

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      Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

      Conseillère de communauté

      Thanks for sharing your feedback!

    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work out, good people, sometimes too political

      May 31, 2021 - Lead Software Developer in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      * good salary * Career progression * Lots of work

      Cons

      * It's Bank, it gets political pretty quickly * Too many processes and restrictions in place when it comes to experimenting with newer tech (AWS, kid, etc.) * Huge disparity in programming/design skills within the IT department

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      Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

      Conseillère de communauté

      Thank you for sharing your experience! Don't hesitate to share your improvement ideas with your manager or through the weekly survey Officevibe.

    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Investment analyst

      Jun 7, 2021 - Financial Analysyst in Montreal, QC
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      Pros

      Good work environemnt with nice people

      Cons

      Salary structure not incentive for long term

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work

      May 13, 2021 - Financial Analyst FP&A in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Multiple learnings possibilities within the Bank

      Cons

      Very hierachical organization with few growth possibilities

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      Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

      Conseillère de communauté

      Thanks for taking the time to share your experience! We hope that we'll have the chance to work with you again in the future.

    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great place

      May 13, 2021 - Portfolio Manager in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay, good environment. Great people

      Cons

      Work too hard, don’t have enough staff

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      Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

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      We're happy that you're enjoying your work environment! Don't hesitate to talk to your manager about your work load to verify what can be done.

    9. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Great Place

      Jun 3, 2021 - Customer Service Agent 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great career advancement. Great team to work with

      Cons

      Transportation is really a problem

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      Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

      Conseillère de communauté

      Thanks for your review!

    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good corporate culture

      Jun 2, 2021 - Investment Advisor in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - good corporate culture - respectful & caring management - opportunities to grow professionally

      Cons

      - training process could be improved

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      Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada Response

      Conseillère de communauté

      Thanks a lot for sharing your experience and feedback! We're glad that you enjoyed your time with us.

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