Westpac Banking Photos
- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
I have been working at Westpac Banking full-time (more than 8 years)Pros
Depending on the area you work in, there's lots of opportunity to get exposure to a range of products and functions across the bank. Reasonable work life balance. The maternity and working arrangements are very generous if you're a younger woman starting a family.Cons
As a few other people have mentioned, it can be ridiculously bureaucratic. Decision making is a long, protracted process, which seems to be an attempt at avoiding responsibility by mutualising everything. Information hoarding and "managing up" are common.Advice to ManagementAdvice
Give staff their autonomy, but make them accountable for their decisions.RecommendsNeutral OutlookNo opinion of CEO
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Application Details
I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 4 days – interviewed at Westpac Banking in October 2014.Interview Details
I went through consultant. Scheduled an interview very quickly.
Interviewer came very late.
He carried a different person's CV for my interview.
I gave him my CV and my recent award's/recognition letter which he doesn't bother to see.
Interviewer asked question about integration which i have exhaustive experience in my current job for which i have been recognized in my current org and explained him.Interview Questions
No OfferNegative ExperienceAverage Interview
- Interviewer is not prepared or occupied with something else. Answer Question
Westpac Banking keeps its pact to serve customers in Australia, New Zealand, and the neighboring Pacific islands. Its transforming deal to buy St.George Bank in 2008 catapulted Westpac from fourth to second among Australia's leading banks and it now has its sights set on becoming the largest financial services firm in the country. Westpac serves some 10 million customers through more than 1,400 branches. It offers consumer and business banking, investment services through its BT Financial Group, and corporate financial services through Westpac Institutional Bank. Its...