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Scotiabank Manager Reviews

Updated Aug 17, 2019

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Scotiabank CEO Brian J. Porter
Brian J. Porter
133 Ratings
  1. "Contract"

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    Former Employee - Account Manager 

    I worked at Scotiabank for more than a year

    Pros

    Work life balance Great managers

    Cons

    Low morale due to poor attitude of existing employees

    Advice to Management

    Hire people who want to be there

    Scotiabank2019-06-06
  2. "Compensation Professional"

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    Current Employee - Manager Compensation in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great work environment. Overall very good employee experience.

    Cons

    None. Employer provides a great work experience

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great leadership

    Scotiabank2019-08-17
  3. "Working as branch manager"

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    Former Employee - Branch Manager 

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    -A lot of free time

    Cons

    -Meeting sales target for the team

    Advice to Management

    -Be more open-minded as to about results.

    Scotiabank2019-08-15
  4. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources Manager in Winnipeg, MB

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay for amount of work

    Cons

    Could be a better focus on employee progression

    Scotiabank2019-08-14
  5. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Senior Finance Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    benefits, location, employees, technology, great people

    Cons

    low salary, do not promote from within

    Advice to Management

    promote employees, and loyalty

    Scotiabank2019-07-31
  6. "Nice place to work"

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    Current Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    Nice workplace infrastructure Flexible hours

    Cons

    Promotion can take longer than competitors

    Scotiabank2019-08-12
  7. Helpful (1)

    "CEO could learn the "True Reality" of banking from Retiree, with 25 years of Experience"

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    Former Employee - Manager Personal Banking in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Executive offices provide - Great systems/products/policies! Good Benefits; Work and Balance; Direction of Banks Mission and Expections of employees, made very clear!!

    Cons

    Branches not properly monitored in carrying out bank's mission!! Poor Management skills - not enough education provided; Customer Service below standards; Hiring process not consistent; branches left to do their own thing!! Employees not treated fairly...some branches, there is NO work/life balance!!!

    Advice to Management

    Hire third party Coach (i.e. Agile Methology Training and/or Scrum Master Certification - specialized in areas of Banking) to identify areas in need!! Vis-Vis Customer Service, Management Skills, People Skills, Product knowledge; Adherence to Bank's Vision/Mission. Provide in-class training/seminar - One on One coaching! Effective Assessement/Reporting/Planning

    Scotiabank2019-08-08
  8. "Great work life balance"

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    Current Employee - Communications Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank for more than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits and work life balance

    Cons

    Bank politics, work smart to get promotions

    Scotiabank2019-07-25
  9. "It has the advantages and challenges from a bank"

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    Current Employee - Risk Manager in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits, good people around

    Cons

    Everything moves slow because the processes and bureaucracy. This is a big challenge because the aggresive deadlines planned that every day become more demanding inside of the institution.

    Scotiabank2019-08-08
  10. "general"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager 

    I have been working at Scotiabank for more than 8 years

    Pros

    company was very community oriented

    Cons

    job tend to be stressful

    Scotiabank2019-07-29
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