Scotiabank Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Jan 22, 2021

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  • "Great work environment and employee benefits(in 328 reviews)

  • "Good work life balance at the company(in 305 reviews)

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  • "Very little work life balance as the work load is very high(in 114 reviews)

  • "Often long hours go uncompensated(in 75 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work.

      Jan 7, 2021 - Investment Banking Associate in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good experience at major bank.

      Cons

      Long hours, lots of late nights.

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    2. 4.0
      Former Contractor, less than 1 year

      Busy

      Jan 22, 2021 - Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good learning opportunity to learn

      Cons

      very busy, long hours during month ends

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      As expected

      Jan 14, 2021 - Assistant Manager in Ottawa, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Many branches and offices, easy to move around. Compensation package, including stock options.

      Cons

      Often long hours go uncompensated. Office politics as usual, like other large companies.

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

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      Dec 20, 2020 - Associate Director in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Decent benefits, good work life balance

      Cons

      Long hours, decreasing salaries, repetitive work

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Work

      Oct 29, 2020 - Strategy Manager in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great Exposure and very impactful work

      Cons

      Long hours can lead to burn out

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    6. 5.0
      Former Intern, less than 1 year

      Amazing Internship

      Oct 6, 2020 - Summer Intern - Capital Markets in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Amazing environment and everyone wants you to do well.

      Cons

      There are definitely long hours.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Intern

      Overview

      Sep 26, 2020 - FP&A Analyst in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - great pay, interesting work

      Cons

      - long hours, strict deadlines

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Decent place to work

      Sep 2, 2020 - Equity Research Associate in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Decent place to work at

      Cons

      Long hours and early mornings

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    9. 4.0
      Former Intern

      Great place to work at

      Aug 26, 2020 - S&T Summer Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Amazing corporate culture, lots of opportunities to try other desks in GCM

      Cons

      Intern tasks get repetitive, long hours

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good starting point

      Jul 6, 2020 - Financial Advisor in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      inclusive environment, supportive management, clear career path

      Cons

      long hours sometimes, big workload, work on weekends

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