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BMO Financial Group Reviews

Updated 18 March 2019
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Pros
  • "great work life balance and flexibility" (in 153 reviews)

  • "Very friendly work environment with ability to apply for full-time positions within BMO" (in 142 reviews)

Cons
  • "work life balance should be offered" (in 52 reviews)

  • "Hard to move around due to smaller bank" (in 35 reviews)

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  1. "credit funder"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at BMO Financial Group full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    work environment, benefits, bonus, insurance

    Cons

    salary needs to be updated vs to other financial instutiations


  2. "Out of touch management & old technology"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BMO Financial Group full-time

    Pros

    Good pay straight out of school
    Smart people to work with
    Tons of internal grow opportunities

    Cons

    Tons of politics
    Lots of meaningless procedures that could be streamlined
    Lots of infighting between departments
    Lots of outsourced workers being hired overseas

    Advice to Management

    Hire competent managers in your technology teams that understand the job and not just good at navigating corporate politics.

  3. "Sales"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time

    Pros

    Good pay, work from home

    Cons

    Benefits are not the best


  4. "Customer service"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group part-time

    Pros

    Staffs are nice and collaborative

    Cons

    Bmo technology is much slower than other banking institutions


  5. "Customer Service Representative"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group part-time

    Pros

    You learn a lot about finance. It does teach you to be more responsible about dealing with your own money and investments.

    Cons

    The clients can get really tedious.


  6. "Technical Support"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time

    Pros

    Best Company to work for

    Cons

    Not much Overtime provided in the work culture


  7. "Non"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at BMO Financial Group part-time

    Pros

    Professional, wealthy, successful, what more can you ask for

    Cons

    None in my opinion, great company

  8. "Client manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Client Manager in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Client Manager in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Nice people, good work life balance

    Cons

    Decisions are made, and changes implemented before the relevant procedures have been tested/agreed

    Advice to Management

    Invest in quality systems, and implement procedures prior to making changes


  9. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at BMO Financial Group full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Bonus program is very good

    Cons

    Management changes happen to frequently


  10. "Massive Enterprise, obvious bureaucracy"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BMO Financial Group full-time

    Pros

    Inclusive and inviting corporate culture

    Cons

    Bureaucratic processes can delay efficient work