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Barclays Reviews

Updated Jul 23, 2014
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3.1 514 reviews

71% Approve of the CEO

Barclays Group CEO Antony Jenkins

Antony Jenkins

(150 ratings)

57% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Some good people amidst a sea of people who've checked out; good work life balance(in 50 reviews)

  • Flexible work from home, multiple network of mentors(in 11 reviews)


Cons
  • Transfers are very rarely given to help staff in work/life balance unless you are management(in 18 reviews)

  • There have been increased senior management changes in recent years(in 24 reviews)

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    1 person found this helpful  

    It was good. a lot to learn and implement.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosyou get to learn a lot. the team is helping the people are nice.

    ConsNo competetive environment. Though it is a good point that everyone helps every one else.

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    1 person found this helpful  

    Ok

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosleave policy holidays work life balance

    Conssenior management pathetic Human resource

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    Highly ethical management and very good workl life balance.

    Process Advisor (Former Employee) Chennai

    ProsExcellent Company. Highly ethical management and very good workl life balance.

    ConsI do not have any negative comments on this company.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great Experience

    Global Technology Intern (Former Employee) Pune

    ProsGood Company, Good Salary, Friendly Colleagues, Nice Environment, Great Location

    ConsLong Interview Process, Limited Growth

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    good place to work & learn

    Associate (Current Employee) Chennai

    Prosgood paymaster & work Quality

    Consterrible working hours..problem with work life balance

    Advice to Senior Managementplease make workings hours are more employee friendly

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    It is good and have learn a lot

    Support Analyst (Current Employee) Pune

    ProsDomain knowledge with technology.
    will come to know the customer.

    ConsThere is no downside for working with barclaycard

    Advice to Senior ManagementNo advice for upper management

     

    An employer to avoid

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsOne thing good about barclays is the salary which is offered. They are one of the better paymasters in the market.

    Consvery random and frequent changes in organisation structure and strategy
    the work environment is not supportive and very stressful, no work life balance

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    There are not much technology exposure, Being an captive unit work culture is neutral.

    Tech Lead (Current Employee) Pune

    ProsGood salaries, Flexibility in work.

    ConsLot of internal politics, You cant switch jobs internally.

    Advice to Senior ManagementThey should not be self oriented.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good Experience

    Analyst (Former Employee) Mumbai

    ProsOpportunities are given if you work well

    ConsPay not that great compared to market

    Advice to Senior ManagementSet clear goals for employees

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    Barclays Technology Center Pune

    Analyst (Current Employee) Pune

    Pros1. Nice salary levels for a location like Pune
    2. Good Infrastructure

    Cons1. No work life balance
    2. Salary on offer is not the same as what is on the payslip.
    3. HR Management is almost non-existent here and they have no empathy towards the employees.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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