Commonwealth Bank of Australia Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Jan 23, 2021

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Commonwealth Bank of Australia Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Matt Comyn (no image)
Matt Comyn
1,293 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work life balance, growth both vertically and horizontally(in 305 reviews)

  • "Flexible Working and excellent technical exposure(in 230 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Lots of red tape because of the nature of the business(in 94 reviews)

  • "Large organisation that is getting more nimble(in 66 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Excellent workplace with work life balance

      Apr 6, 2016 - Assistant Manager in Mumbai
      Recommend
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      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

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      The best work life balance and company culture encountered in my professional life

      Jan 21, 2021 - Senior Technical Analyst (IAM) 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Extremely flexible work-life balance Supportive managers Amazing Staff One of the most flexible work arrangements

      Cons

      Because work is so flexible you might not be able to work anywhere else

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great place to work.

      Jan 20, 2021 - Associate in Sydney
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      Pros

      Great culture, work life balance is really good, awesome people.

      Cons

      Such a large company comes with many legacy systems and processes.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great work life balance and overall work

      Jan 19, 2021 - Software Engineer in Sydney
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      Pros

      Work life balance, growth both vertically and horizontally

      Cons

      A lot of red tape to deal with

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Best job yet

      Jan 11, 2021 - Arrears Manager in City of Parramatta
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      Pros

      Professional attitude, but very laid back in my business unit, great work/life balance.

      Cons

      It's much more difficult for large organizations to be nimble enough to think on their feet and manoeuvre quickly.

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    6. 4.0
      Current Intern, less than 1 year

      Great company for interns

      Jan 23, 2021 - Summer Intern in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Excellent work-life balance, very friendly employees and supervisors, and a great workplace environment.

      Cons

      The bank moves slowly in terms of upgrading technology and their processes compared to a number of companies out there.

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Challenging environment

      Jan 23, 2021 - Team Manager in Melbourne
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      Pros

      Positive culture and people, leading in technology

      Cons

      Hard to achieve work/life balance

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good place to work

      Jan 18, 2021 - Specialist Software Engineer 
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      Pros

      Work life balance, work with talented people

      Cons

      Lots of red tape, slow pace

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Overall is ok

      Jan 16, 2021 - Customer Service Specialist in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Overall is ok, work life balance

      Cons

      Underpaid competitive but good environment

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Big company

      Dec 31, 2020 - Full Stack Web Developer in Sydney
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      Pros

      Nice work-life balance, flexible working hours

      Cons

      Less opportunity to grow, old tech stacks

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