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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 share broking products and ... Read more

Mission: Our purpose is to improve the financial wellbeing of our customers and communities.

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    I worked at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Collaborative environment, great people, a lot of opportunity to grow professionally and personally

    Cons

    It's a big company and can be slow to make decisions and get things done

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Commonwealth Bank of Australia Interviews

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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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