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BB&T Winston-Salem Reviews

Updated October 9, 2017
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BB&T Chairman & CEO Kelly S. King
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49 Ratings

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  • Work/life balance isn't the best (in 22 reviews)

  • Tough to make sales goals when no one walks into your branch (in 49 reviews)

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  1. "Risk Analyst I"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Risk Analyst in Winston-Salem, NC
    Current Employee - Risk Analyst in Winston-Salem, NC
    Recommends

    I have been working at BB&T full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good pay, funded pension program, and great 401k match. Time off easy to accrue and also purchase. Fair program for sick/illness/disability time off. Insurance is decent and can get discounts based on fitness levels.

    Cons

    Depends on the department.


  2. "finance"

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    Current Employee - Regulatory Reporting Specialist in Winston-Salem, NC
    Current Employee - Regulatory Reporting Specialist in Winston-Salem, NC

    I have been working at BB&T full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Benefits are very good. Vacation time and matching 401k

    Cons

    No work/Life balance at all

  3. "Bank in Town"

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    Current Employee - Credit Risk Review Officer I-Banking Officer in Winston-Salem, NC
    Current Employee - Credit Risk Review Officer I-Banking Officer in Winston-Salem, NC
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BB&T full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    When times are good, they're good.

    Cons

    When times are bad, they're bad.


  4. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Quantitative Trader in Winston-Salem, NC
    Current Employee - Quantitative Trader in Winston-Salem, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at BB&T full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Senior management is caring and receptive to feedback
    Good work life balance: Work hours are not too long
    Employees tend to stick around longer

    Cons

    Not enough challenges.
    Not enough career opportunities. Compensation lower than the industry average.


  5. "Working with BBT"

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    Former Employee - Teller in Winston-Salem, NC
    Former Employee - Teller in Winston-Salem, NC
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BB&T (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    I loved this company and the things it has to offer.

    Cons

    The coworkers are usually friends of someone who is in charge.

    Advice to Management

    Be fair. Be kind. Be competent.


  6. "Look to other financial organizations..."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Winston-Salem, NC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Winston-Salem, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BB&T full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Management maintains a very conservative attitude.

    Cons

    Loyalty and hard work is not always recognized.
    Experience and time served does not matter during staff reductions.


  7. "Great Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Quantitative Developer in Winston-Salem, NC
    Current Employee - Quantitative Developer in Winston-Salem, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BB&T full-time

    Pros

    Good work-life balance and Great management

    Cons

    Work is old schooled, limited career opportunities

  8. "Awesome people"

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    Former Employee - Customer Care Representative in Winston-Salem, NC
    Former Employee - Customer Care Representative in Winston-Salem, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at BB&T full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great CEO you are the best ever

    Cons

    None this place is wonderful

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing great


  9. "Treasury Analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Treasury Analyst II in Winston-Salem, NC
    Current Employee - Treasury Analyst II in Winston-Salem, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BB&T full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good Salary, great benefits, little to no drama,fair treatment,over 30,000 employees. BB&T is a great company to work for and really care about their employees, customers and community.

    Cons

    Not that diversified,not the most exciting industry. BB&T needs to diversify the location of their support jobs. If I want to relocate and stay in my support role I have to do it in Winston Salem.

    Advice to Management

    Loosen up the culture and provide perks like free drinks.


  10. "Branch banker team lead"

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    Current Employee - Branch Banker Team Lead in Winston-Salem, NC
    Current Employee - Branch Banker Team Lead in Winston-Salem, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BB&T (More than a year)

    Pros

    Benefits are pretty good to me

    Cons

    Staffing is the worse ive ever seem and goals are unrealistic

    Advice to Management

    Staff the branches


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