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Current Employee - Great Place to Work
Current Employee - Great Place to Work

I have been working at First Niagara Financial

Pros

medical/dental coverage costs life insurance great 401k plan, immediate vesting for the 401k plan

Cons

distance between employment and home is long

Advice to ManagementAdvice

no advice

No opinion of CEO

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    Good place to gain experience, but the bank culture leads to lots of red tape and a very slow pace.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at First Niagara Financial full-time

    Pros

    Great office culture, good benefits, lots of PTO, good work/life balance, great people.

    Cons

    Wages a bit below average, seniority > talent, bank culture is tight with costs and leads to slow processes to get certain things done.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Consider raising wages to help retain talent.

    Recommends
  2.  

    Good, standard summer internship

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    Former Employee - Summer Intern in Tolland, CT
    Former Employee - Summer Intern in Tolland, CT

    I worked at First Niagara Financial as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    People are usually really nice. Very down to earth work environment

    Cons

    upper managament is not very open to subordinates

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    get to know your subordinates more, be visible.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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