Citi Reviews

Updated 1 September 2014
Updated 1 September 2014
2,591 Reviews

3.2
2,591 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Citi generally has a good work-life balance for a financial services company (in 193 reviews)

  • Allowed to work from home at least three times a week, was given praise for work from upper management (in 74 reviews)


Cons
  • One of the greatest asset working here was the Work Life balance (in 91 reviews)

  • Senior management continues to move jobs from NYC to Buffalo to save money (in 113 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Good place to work

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Vice President  in  Bangalore
    Current Employee - Vice President in Bangalore

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

    Pros

    compensation
    friendly work environment
    senior management needs to communicate faster

    Cons

    office culture
    perks
    work/life balance
    technology-wise stuck in the past

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Hedge Fund Accounting

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    good workplace, very good managment, very nice employee engagement, learning and very good infrastructure

    Cons

    one should be completely open to work 24*7

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    good working

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Software Engineer  in  Bangalore
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Bangalore

    I worked at Citi full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good working culture great atmosphere supporting staff

    Cons

    hectic schedule unmanaged less growth

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    have some fun perks are less

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Great

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technology Analyst  in  Mumbai
    Current Employee - Technology Analyst in Mumbai

    I have been working at Citi as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    Compensation , good work culture , encouraging

    Cons

    no travel sometimes hectic than usual

    Recommends
  6.  

    It is good but not great

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    • Senior Management
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Initially the work experience good. Salary is also on the higher end. A good experience for staying for 2-3 years.

    Cons

    Work life balance is very poor in probably each and every team. growth opportunity is also limited.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Decent experience as a fresher

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Business Analyst  in  Bangalore
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Bangalore

    I have been working at Citi full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good salaries, good growth opportunities provided you are into a good team which are very less

    Cons

    Politics, idiotic managers, less emphasis on work-life balance, hard work is not recognized properly

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    consider to keep a check on some of the people managers who play with the careers of the employees reporting to them

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Great Career Opportinities

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - AVP- Financial Analyst  in  Mumbai
    Current Employee - AVP- Financial Analyst in Mumbai

    I have been working at Citi full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Comp
    Travel
    work life
    less opportunities to advance
    insights

    Cons

    work life
    appreciation
    less chances to advance
    culture
    no travel

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    unethical bank

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Citi

    Pros

    Global presence, responsiblity, fast promotions

    Cons

    unethical seniors, corrupt practices such as collusion between some seniors to manage personal expesnes

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    have HR audit to check unscruplous employees

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Exceptional organization. One of the best multi national banks to work for

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Operations Manager  in  Chennai
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Chennai

    I worked at Citi full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Process excellence, governance model, pioneering outsourcing strategy, six sigma quality, talent development. Tremendous growth opportunities

    Cons

    Too big, not flexible to people moving between Citi entities. Outdated technology, especially home grown core banking systems. Nothing much to call as con

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11. 1 person found this helpful  

    Business analyst

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    Current Employee - Senior Business Analyst  in  Bangalore
    Current Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Bangalore

    I have been working at Citi full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Not applicable for any pros

    Cons

    One of worst managers i have ever come across.
    Senior management will never bother your issues
    No work life balance

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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