First Midwest Bancorp

First Midwest Bancorp Reviews

25 Reviews
25 Reviews
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First Midwest Bancorp President, CEO, and Director Michael L. Scudder
Michael L. Scudder
15 Ratings

    Good career growth potential

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at First Midwest Bancorp full-time (more than 5 years)


    There is good work life balance, career growth potential, good co-workers and executive management.


    I don't see many cons in my opinion as the company does a good job

    Positive Outlook
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First Midwest Bancorp Interviews

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Interview Difficulty




    Credit Analyst Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at First Midwest Bancorp in October 2011.

    Interview Details

    Got a call one night to set up an phone interview. Typical behaviorial questions and then got a call the next day to move on to an in person interview. In person interview was with my future manager a week later. At the end of the day I was informed I was accepted for the internship.

    Interview Questions
    • Name a time where you had to go out of your way to help a customer?   View Answer
    • Name a time where you resolved an issue.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    It was an unpaid internship. Nothing to negotiate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

First Midwest Bancorp Awards & Accolades

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Top 100 Workplaces, Chicago Tribune, 2011
Chicago's Top Workplaces, Chicago Tribune, 2010
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Headquarters Itasca, IL
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1982
Type Company - Public (FMBI)
Industry Finance
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

There's a lot of cabbage in corn country. Just ask First Midwest Bancorp, the holding company for First Midwest Bank. Through about 100 branches, the bank mainly serves suburban Chicago, though its market extends into central and western Illinois and neighboring portions of Iowa and Indiana. Focusing on area small to midsized businesses, it offers deposit products, loans, trust services, wealth management, insurance, and retirement plan services; it has approximately $4.5 billion of client trust and investment assets under management. Commercial real estate loans account... More

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