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Desjardins Reviews

Updated 5 Dec 2019

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3.9
83%
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92%
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  • "La charge de travail est parfois grande(in 21 reviews)

  • "lack of opportunities if you don't speak french(in 16 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "best financial institution"

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    Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Rockland, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Desjardins full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Many job opportunity to work at this financial institution

    Cons

    Changes of employee often which needs a lot of training

    Advice to Management

    More communication between departments/ employee and management

    Desjardins2019-11-01
  2. "Good benefits"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Desjardins part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits offered to employees

    Cons

    Harder to move up within the company

    Desjardins2019-12-05
  3. "super great interview"

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    Current Employee - Call Center Representative 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Desjardins part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    super easy and relax interview

    Cons

    have to be friendly with management

    Desjardins2019-12-03
  4. "Best job ever"

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    Former Employee - Procurement in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Desjardins full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good company with great values. Department has an amazing vibe

    Cons

    Don’t have flexibility . Work from home is only for urgence

    Desjardins2019-11-27
  5. "Great!"

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    Current Employee - Actuarial Co-op in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Desjardins full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good people, warm and welcoming environment.

    Cons

    I can't think of any really.

    Desjardins2019-11-23
  6. "Great employer"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources Manager in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Desjardins full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Stability is a big plus, streamlined processes.

    Cons

    A lot of bureaucracy and more individual approach would be necessary for sustainable growth.

    Advice to Management

    Create more strategic initiatives for personal growth.

    Desjardins2019-11-19
  7. "Auto Claims - PD"

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    Former Employee - Claims Adjuster in Aurora, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Desjardins full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Flexible schedule. Good place to start for someone with zero industry experience. Employer pays for industry related further education. Moren than decent benefits.

    Cons

    Job can become redundant. Excessive micro-management. Typical beaurocratic work environment. Self-created stressful work environment which results in high turn over rate and medical leaves.

    Desjardins2019-12-03
  8. "Great place"

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    Current Employee - Internal Sales Representative in Montreal, QC

    I have been working at Desjardins full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good salary, job security and atmosphere.

    Cons

    Slow to progress and idiotic upper-management decisions.

    Desjardins2019-11-18
  9. "Was fun"

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    Former Employee - Intern 

    I worked at Desjardins full-time

    Pros

    Great flexibility and great people to work with

    Cons

    Some days were not the best

    Advice to Management

    Good

    Desjardins2019-11-10
  10. "Too much politics"

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    Current Employee - Business Intelligence Analyst in Lévis, QC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Desjardins full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Work Life balance is good

    Cons

    too much politics, lots of blockers

    Desjardins2019-11-25
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