Sovereign Bancorp

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Branch Manager

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Current Employee - Branch Manager in Boston, MA
Current Employee - Branch Manager in Boston, MA

I have been working at Sovereign Bancorp full-time (more than 8 years)

Pros

Great Relationships with the other Branch Managers. Opportunity to advance with the company. Decent Benefit Plan - On par with other Commercial Banks. Overall a good company to work for.

Cons

Stressful Sales Pressure - Increased when Santander purchased Sovereign Bank. The computer system very much slowed down the account opening and sales process.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

None at this time.

Recommends
Approves of CEO

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    Summer Teller

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    Former Intern - Teller in Oak Bluffs, MA
    Former Intern - Teller in Oak Bluffs, MA

    I worked at Sovereign Bancorp as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice place to work and nice people

    Cons

    Lots of sales and a lot of pressure.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop pressuring the retail.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Every Man For Themselves. Important

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    Current Employee - Bank Teller in Brooklyn, NY
    Current Employee - Bank Teller in Brooklyn, NY

    I have been working at Sovereign Bancorp part-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Easy to get hired in interview

    Cons

    Easy to get fired. (High turnover rate)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Ongoing training is important!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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