Royal Bank of Scotland
3.1 of 5 592 reviews
www.rbs.com Edinburgh, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

Royal Bank of Scotland Reviews

Updated Apr 14, 2014
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3.1 592 reviews

                             

70% Approve of the CEO

Royal Bank of Scotland Group Chief Executive Ross McEwan

Ross McEwan

(10 ratings)

54% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Work-life balance is fair and constant monitoring of your growth as an individual here"
    in 144 reviews
  • "Nice work environment at Stamford CT, state of the art building and work spaces"
    in 32 reviews
Cons:
  • "work life balance may act as a problem as the commitment towards job increaces"
    in 14 reviews
  • "Senior management need to be reviewed"
    in 26 reviews
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very good

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Royal Bank of Scotland

Prosno doubt it is the best employeer

ConsSenior management need to be reviewed

Advice to Senior ManagementNot too good work

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Best Pace to Work

Software Designer (Former Employee)
Chennai (India)

I worked at Royal Bank of Scotland full-time for more than 3 years

Prosgood work life balance. Need to work extra time only when it is really needed.fantastic team.

Conscannot expect for much career growth

Advice to Senior Managementemployees look out for career growth rather than their salary packages. So this one item management needs to concentrate

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3-month intern

Administrative Assistant (Former Employee)
Beijing, Beijing (China)

I worked at Royal Bank of Scotland as an intern for less than a year

ProsPeople here are professional and all working hard. They are friendly to everyone in the group, no matter what kind of work you are doing. You are encouraged to learn new knowledge and skills.

ConsSome departments, like investment banking, would have heavier workload so that they would work overtime a lot than others.

Advice to Senior ManagementVery good

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Awesome

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Stamford, CT

I have been working at Royal Bank of Scotland as a contractor for less than a year

ProsAmazing environment at Stamford, CT location, great people, uplifting environment and extremely supportive managers

ConsBank is not doing too good, so lot of budget cuts.

Advice to Senior Managementnone

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Debt Recovery Officer (Former Employee)
Telford, England (UK)

I worked at Royal Bank of Scotland full-time for more than a year

Pros- very nice environment,
- friendly people,
- good salary in terms of experience,
- good place to learn and grow

Cons- could be a hard place to work for someone who hates dealing with angry customer

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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One of Best company

Systems Analyst (Current Employee)
Delhi (India)

I have been working at Royal Bank of Scotland as a contractor for more than a year

ProsGood Culture, Good organisation structure, Good Managers, Great Facility

ConsHard to find one. Thanks

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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people org

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Royal Bank of Scotland

Prospolicy are people centric and progressive

Conshow does one dump garbage

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Best bank with amazing work culture as they follow strictly on compliance and rules.

Wealth Manager- VGPB (Former Employee)
Chennai (India)

I worked at Royal Bank of Scotland full-time for less than a year

ProsThey are the best as they give good training on the banking process and the other products which meet clients financial goals.

ConsI consider this organization lacks only on the job security.

Advice to Senior ManagementGive more training and guidance for the employees at the initial stage and oppurtunity top perform.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Excellent.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Royal Bank of Scotland

ProsHumble environment, willingness to teach and coach, focus on human talent development.

ConsStill recovering from the Government Buyout.

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Wonderfull experience with RBS

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Southampton, England (UK)

I worked at Royal Bank of Scotland full-time for more than a year

ProsBest manager i have in life. "Caley Ruck"

ConsVery Slow in decision making

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