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Commonwealth Bank of Australia Reviews

Updated 24 April 2019
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  • "I have run into some red tape within the organisation that has halted work on projects (although it was finished with approvals)" (in 61 reviews)

  • "But the focus on work life balance helps manage these volumes" (in 22 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Good Company"

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

    I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time

    Pros

    good services provider in Australia

    Cons

    no cons, good services provider in Australia


  2. "I want working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Commonwealth Bank Place in Sydney is a fantastic purpose built modern work environment. Excellent investment in tech for employees and customers.

    Cons

    Should be a more transparent and also handle change better at the local level

    Advice to Management

    In need of better change management plans for BU transformations. Try to promote and retain talent internally

  3. "Excellent workplace with work life balance"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Mumbai
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance, career opportunities, new outlook towards work

    Cons

    Should be a more transparent and also handle change better at the local level


  4. "Customers first"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    As cba puts customer first you can be sure that at all times you are working for what is important - the customer
    employees are appreciated for what they do and will always be taken care of

    Cons

    Limited options for roles in other countries.


  5. "CBA - largely a great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Sydney (Australia)
    Current Employee - Manager in Sydney (Australia)
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    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    - lovely people
    - generally helpful people
    - wants to be innovative

    Cons

    - slow and bureacratic
    - work slowed down by increased focus on risk / compliance

    Advice to Management

    be careful in trading off accountability and speed / empowerment


  6. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time

    Pros

    People, culture, career, promotion, work life balance

    Cons

    Risk management, complex decision making process


  7. "customer service representative"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Rhodes (Australia)
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Rhodes (Australia)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    flexible working environment, various growth opportunities

    Cons

    high sales target and individual KPIs

  8. "Cool Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Analyst in Sydney (Australia)
    Current Employee - Analyst in Sydney (Australia)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great work culture
    Fun people
    Great progression opportunities

    Cons

    Banking industry is getting hammered with all these extra compliance checks following the royal commission

    Advice to Management

    Celebrate success more


  9. "customer service specialist"

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

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Plenty of internal opportunities within bank where you want move to another department

    Cons

    Sometime need to stand all day as customer specialist.


  10. "Relationship Manager"

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    Former Employee - Relationship Manager in Sydney (Australia)
    Former Employee - Relationship Manager in Sydney (Australia)

    I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    flexible work arrangement, good system

    Cons

    not really any cons found