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Growth potential is there!

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous in Sydney (Australia)
Current Employee - Anonymous in Sydney (Australia)

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

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Can see investments in people and positioned at the forefront of change management. Supportive culture as well.

Cons

Still quite bureaucratic and process-driven

Advice to Management

Don't fall short concentrating on short-term goals and neglecting the long-term objectives. Invest more in people and leadership development.

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  1. Generally good but sometimes frustratingly bureauocratic

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Sydney (Australia)
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Sydney (Australia)

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

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Opportunity to work on projects / programs with large scale. Best customer-facing technology in the market. Innovative and forward thinking.

    Cons

    A culture that accepts a lack of accountability and tolerates repeated failure (and not the fail fast and learn from the experience type of failure), from staff at all levels, makes project delivery extremely challenging. Over-specialisation in technology roles means that everything requires lots of people and meetings to get things done - we long for a dev-ops world. Internal technology is very dated (Windows XP, for example, is still standard operating system) and

    Advice to Management

    Great vision but need to drive execution - more accountability, less bureaucracy.


  2. Awesomeness

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - SDM in Sydney (Australia)
    Current Employee - SDM in Sydney (Australia)

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Workplace, teamwork, location, staff care about customers, they want the best, latest technology, treated as a person, work with the best, proper training, christmas parties, exceptional leaders who inspire, beautiful office environment

    Cons

    Nothing bad to report other than perhaps hot desking can be frustrating when trying to work within a team

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work


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