Scotiabank Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Jan 23, 2021

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Scotiabank President and CEO Brian J. Porter
Brian J. Porter
2,528 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great work environment and employee benefits(in 328 reviews)

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

  • Cons
  • "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
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Summer Analyst

      Jan 14, 2021 - Summer Analyst 
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      Pros

      Good work life balance at the company.

      Cons

      Didn't have any problems working here.

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    2. 4.0
      Current Contractor

      Work life balance

      Jan 23, 2021 - Data Analyst in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      Great work life balance and people are easy to work with

      Cons

      Cannot think of any cons

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Overall great experience

      Jan 21, 2021 - Project Analyst 
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      Pros

      - great pay - good work life balance

      Cons

      - not enough opportunities to move up

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Very Positive Experience

      Jan 21, 2021 - Human Resources 
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      Pros

      Great team, great resources, advancement opportunities

      Cons

      Work/Life Balance A lot of red tape

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company, which cares a lot for their employees

      Jan 13, 2021 - FP&A Director in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      Flexibility Interest work Some opportunities for growth

      Cons

      Quite poor work life balance

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    7. 4.0
      Former Contractor

      Analyst

      Jan 14, 2021 - Tax Analyst in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      Good working environment, work life balance

      Cons

      Contract, hard to become fulltime

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    8. 5.0
      Former Contractor

      What you’d expect at a bank

      Jan 10, 2021 - Software Developer in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great work/life balance. Decent pay but easily manageable workload.

      Cons

      Not a lot of room for growth. What you do as a developer is not exactly the core business of the company- You are a cost to the company.

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Work

      Jan 8, 2021 - Programmer Analyst Advisory in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      Work life balance, work flexibility, great management, and benefits

      Cons

      I don’t see any cons

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    10. 3.0
      Current Contractor, less than 1 year

      Not the best place to work. Has good advancement opportunities

      Jan 21, 2021 - Associate in Edmonton, AB
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      Pros

      work life balance, not a lot of pros

      Cons

      pay, monotonous work, sales pressure

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    11. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Comfortable Environment

      Jan 6, 2021 - Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      Team members are supportive. Collegial atmosphere means there is always some one to turn to for guidance. Good work life balance

      Cons

      Salary wise the bank lags some of its peers in the big 5

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