Scotiabank Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated May 16, 2020

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Scotiabank President and CEO Brian J. Porter
Brian J. Porter
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  • "Good Team, Work life balance is great(in 252 reviews)

  • "Excellent work environment with extremely professional staff that always looked to put customers first(in 243 reviews)

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  1. "Sales & trading analyst"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales & Trading Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay, lots of opportunity to grow, innovative work.

    Cons

    Long hours, large part of pay is bonus

  2. "great people"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON

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

    Pros

    great people and fun environment

    Cons

    long hours sometimes and old building

  3. "Balanced reciew"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Sales Manager 

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    Average pay, great culture, team spirit encouraged

    Cons

    Long hours, pay could be better

  4. "PO high stress low salary"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Commercial Real Estate Intern 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    some days allowed from home

    Cons

    high stress and long hours with high demands

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  5. "Bad culture"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Risk Manager in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Just average for a bank

    Cons

    long hours no budget for hiring a vacancy or education fund bad managers hierarchy

  6. "If you can handle the pressure its ok"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Teller in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Scotiabank part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good insurance benefits, many shifts

    Cons

    Bad management, lacking training, lack of support from fellow employees, long hours, you take the blame for mistakes management didn't train you on and balancing the customer service part with knowing security measures is difficult

  7. "Stable job"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    shift, work life balance, good managers

    Cons

    salary could be improved, long hours,

  8. "Intense work with lot of learning opportunity"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Corporate Banking Analyst in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Scotiabank for less than a year

    Pros

    good networking opportunities excellent learning opportunities

    Cons

    intense work long hours from 8:30-6:30

  9. "Great Experience"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Business Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Scotiabank for less than a year

    Pros

    • Team was very engaging and welcoming • Lots of opportunities to network • Had autonomy in the tasks that were delegated to the interns

    Cons

    • Long hours when steering committee meetings came close

  10. "long hours"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Training Manager in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    good benefits, opportunities to move to other areas

    Cons

    long hours, management not supportive

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