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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    Interesting files, company supports changing departments

    Cons

    Long hours, culture can be political


  2. "manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    usual benefits
    work from home
    option for stock

    Cons

    lower salary
    long hours....depending on which division you work for
    lots of politics

  3. "Above average"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Financial Advisor in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Senior Financial Advisor in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The work environment fosters a good team work culture

    Cons

    Long hours and bigger branches are still decorated from the 90s!


  4. "Audit Analyst"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

    I worked at Scotiabank as a contractor

    Pros

    Positive culture
    Vacation
    Work closely with upper management - lots of exposure

    Cons

    Long hours - difficult to maintain work life balance


  5. "Risk Management"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Risk Manager in Toronto, ON
    Former Contractor - Risk Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Scotiabank as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good work environment and technology.

    Cons

    Long hours and layers of managment


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Scotiafunds Financial Reporting Team"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    Get to partake in a variety of work.

    Cons

    Very long hours during annual reporting and semi reporting periods (up to 12 hours every day at least)


  7. "Senior Recruitment Consultant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great culture, hard work rewarded

    Cons

    Long hours, no work life balance model

  8. Helpful (2)

    "I was not a fan of Scotiabank."

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Advisor in Whitby, ON
    Former Employee - Financial Advisor in Whitby, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Nice people
    Talking to customers is fun

    Cons

    Rushed training
    Long hours
    Not much room to move up
    Job seems dishonest as customers were coming in for advice and management wanted us to push product on them

    Advice to Management

    Train employees better


  9. "Processing Clerk review"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    the lunch room was great and that was about it

    Cons

    long hours and low pay scale


  10. "Sales and Service Associate"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales and Service Associate in Trinidad, WA (US)
    Former Employee - Sales and Service Associate in Trinidad, WA (US)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Steady Reliable and Productive

    Cons

    Long hours less pay and slow growth

    Advice to Management

    Pay employees more for the extensive hours and have better benefits