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BNP Paribas Overview

Paris (France)
10000+ employees
Company - Public (BNP)
$10+ billion (USD) per year
With about 18,000 new contracts worldwide in 2014, BNP Paribas maintains its position of a large-scale employer on the market.

Whether across Europe or around the globe, BNP Paribas provides clients with the banking solutions they need to achieve their ... Read more

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BNP Paribas – Why Work For Us?

BNP Paribas is a leader in banking and financial services in Europe, with four domestic markets: Belgium, Luxembourg, Italy and France. The Group has approximately 188,000 employees in 75 countries worldwide. The underlying principle of recruitment at BNP Paribas is to integrate its employees over time. Given its wide range of businesses, the Group actively and responsibly manages its internal mobility by offering its employees many opportunities for advancement within their chosen business line or more widely within the Group.

Together, let's design tomorrow!

At BNP Paribas, we recruit new employees with the understanding that they will help us design tomorrow’s world and the bank of the future.

Our company represents 189,000 employees working in more than 75 countries. In every country, whether we are a leading player or still developing our operations, our teams apply our agile, open, innovative and responsible approach to design the banking experience of the future.

Driven by a strong tradition of service provided to individual people and businesses alike and strongly attentive to the wider world, BNP Paribas has always regarded ethics as central to its mission. The relationship of trust with its clients that the bank has built up over time today constitutes its number one asset.

Formally launched in 2001 and reinforced in 2010, the Group’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) policy is rooted in four main areas, in which our actions as a Responsible Bank take concrete form :

  • Economic responsibility
  • Social responsibility
  • Civic responsibility
  • Environmental responsibility

See our CSR 2015 report here

BNP Paribas Reviews

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    Opportunity to learn many different businesses from a single position, internal mobility


    Lack of career development help, lower compensation compared to similar banks, European focus/lack

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BNP Paribas Photos

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BNP Paribas Interviews



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    I applied online. I interviewed at BNP Paribas.


    We arranged a phone interview via email. Phone interview lasted about 10 minutes. Woman said she would call me back but never did. I tried to follow up via email but no reply. Negative experience over all.

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BNP Paribas Awards & Accolades

  • Top Employers Europe, Top Employers Institute, 2017
  • Top Employers Europe, Top Employer Institute, 2016
  • Top Employers Europe, Top Employers Institute, 2015
  • Best Banking Performer, France, Global Brands Magazine, 2015
  • Best Banking Performer in France, Global Brands Magazine, 2013
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