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Westpac Group Reviews

Updated Aug 14, 2019

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Brian Hartzer
322 Ratings
  1. "planning"

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    Current Employee - Financial Planner 

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

    Pros

    flexibility, great support from managers, career development

    Cons

    uncertanity, and more admins, paperwork

    Westpac Group2019-06-29
  2. "Not just a job, but like a family"

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    Current Employee - Personal Banker Specialist in Erina
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Training, development, resources and life style is incredible. Westpac are big on work/life balance and are very understanding. If you air your voice they will give you every resource and opportunity to help you develop your career further within the group. I worked hard for a year and spoke to my bank manger about move into home lending. Within a month I was put in a fast track course to become a lender. Best...

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    Cons

    Just like any job there is stress from work load.

    Westpac Group2019-06-28
  3. "Pressure"

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    Former Employee - Web Chat Consultant in Concord
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Westpac Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good staff benefits Friendly staff Decent enough pay lots of career paths rostered day off every month health and wellbeing days fundraising events Monthly/quarterly or annual bonus pay

    Cons

    Management can at times ignore staff concerns Some management are obvious ladder climbers Internal roles can be biased and based on a who knows who basis stressful can be pushy with sales targets

    Westpac Group2019-07-11
  4. "Technology projects in Westpac Group"

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    Current Employee - Program Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Flexible working, good location, diversity

    Cons

    Too many overbearing process, lack of decision making ability in leadership

    Westpac Group2019-06-24
  5. "Improve efficiency"

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    Current Employee - Network Architect in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good employer, Good salary, Good work life balance

    Cons

    Inefficient IT teams, IT Management is not skilled.

    Advice to Management

    Need to hire better skilled employees

    Westpac Group2019-06-22
  6. "Culture"

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    Current Employee - Associate Relationship Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Manager cares about your wellbeing

    Cons

    can't think of one cons for the job

    Westpac Group2019-06-18
  7. "A balanced place with great culture"

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    Current Employee - Senior Solutions Architect in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great culture, focus on service and values. Large project spend and opportunity to work with some of the best people and tech.

    Cons

    Risk averse, which means very hard to go entrepreneurial. Doesn't strive to be first in the market

    Advice to Management

    Balance Risk vs benefits. Need to take some calculated risks to be a market leader else be content with being a lagger.

    Westpac Group2019-06-17
  8. "Mixed bag"

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    Current Employee - Head of Financial Institutions in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Talented people who believe they can change the business if enabled to do so!

    Cons

    Group think, inertia, slow to decision and action, lack of leadership vision

    Advice to Management

    Need to enable (different to empower) people to succeed and trust the team - leaders do not have a monopoly on smart ideas!

    Westpac Group2019-06-29
  9. "Advice"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Very supportive of employees when needed, flexibility with work life balance.

    Cons

    Closing the advice business for face to face clients

    Westpac Group2019-06-14
  10. "People-focused"

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    Current Employee - Change Associate 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time

    Pros

    You make really good connections with the people you work with

    Cons

    Promotions are slow and often only offered when planning to leave. They underpay, and try to compensate with the benefit of a nice job title.

    Westpac Group2019-06-27
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