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"Demanding, but most of the time, rewarding"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Private Banking Officer in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
Current Employee - Private Banking Officer in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
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Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Royal Bank of Scotland full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

Direct contact with our customers. Get an instant sense of things right and wrong.
Good sense of direction from management

Cons

Management styles vary from department to department.
Poor software for staff use over different department means different approaches to work
Training schedules vary wildly

Advice to Management

better communication with staff. Standardise more interdepartmental co-operation so less chances for miscommunication to the public or something falling between the cracks.

Other Employee Reviews for Royal Bank of Scotland

  1. "Superb experience for graduates"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Graduate Trainee in Manchester, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Graduate Trainee in Manchester, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Royal Bank of Scotland full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent training, good management and competent mentors
    Compensation may be attractive and at times higher than its competitors
    Friendly working culture that really supports you in your work and assignments

    Cons

    Workload maybe too much, insufficient time provided for completion of difficult tasks, high expectation

    Advice to Management

    Do invest more time and effort on graduates


  2. "Good work environment and exposure to technology, but lacking in proper decision making at management level"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good technology exposure
    Collaborative environment
    Great work life balance
    Flat hierarchy
    Good exposure to business and opportunities for owneship
    Decent pay

    Cons

    Lethargic management decision making from senior management
    Inconsistent decision making and lack of direction in project management
    Inconsistent cost control decisions

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