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Commonwealth Bank of Australia Overview

Sydney (Australia)
10000+ employees
1911
Company - Public (CBA)
Banks & Credit Unions
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
Westpac Group, ANZ Bank, National Australia Bank
The Commonwealth Bank is Australia’s leading provider of integrated financial services including retail banking, premium banking, business banking, institutional banking, funds management, superannuation, insurance, investment and sharebroking products and ... Read more

Mission: Our vision is to excel at securing and enhancing the financial wellbeing of people, businesses and communities.

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    I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time

    Pros

    Great leadership.
    Good training and development.
    Ok remuneration.
    Good opportunities if you are on leadership track.

    Cons

    Working across the different business units.
    Conflict between departments on responsibilities.
    A very large organisation.

    Advice to Management

    Keep simplifying.
    Find new ways to deliver work horizontally across the organisation.
    Remove impediments for your staff.

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Commonwealth Bank of Australia Interviews

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    Capital Market Sales Interview

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    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 5+ months. I interviewed at Commonwealth Bank of Australia (New York, NY) in April 2017.

    Interview

    I had TOTAL 8 interviews over months It boiled down to me or one other on the 6th They took other. I got "Called" back being told we want you too only to be told oh, we don't have a headcount

    Interview Questions

    • Market related, sales figures, client types, repeated to at least 15 people   1 Answer
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Commonwealth Bank of Australia Awards & Accolades

  • Best Banking Performer in Australia, Global Brands Magazine, 2013
  • Most InDemand Employers, LinkedIn, 2013
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