BNP Paribas Fortis Reviews

Updated Jun 2, 2020

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3.2
52%
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85%
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BNP Paribas Fortis CEO Maxime Jadot
Maxime Jadot
56 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "french mentality not for young people(in 3 reviews)

  • "Is cutting costs in the branch network(in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Executive Assistant"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at BNP Paribas Fortis full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good Company to work for as they know how to treat employees like individuals. Good Benefits Great colleagues

    Cons

    None while I worked there

  2. "Okay but Fortis not same since merger of 2010"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at BNP Paribas Fortis full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Good brand - Vacation - Some training opportunities

    Cons

    - Management is out of touch and aloof

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  3. "Good middle of the road European bank"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BNP Paribas Fortis

    Pros

    Good lifestyle, and work life balance.

    Cons

    Too much bureaucracy and limits on advancement.

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  4. "It was neat"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Fund Accountant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BNP Paribas Fortis full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly people and a neat atmosphere to work. It was a good learning experience.

    Cons

    There was a lot of turnover, a lot of backstabbing it seems. Management was very poor in 2010

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  5. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Auditor 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at BNP Paribas Fortis full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Outstanding management team, excellent atmosphere within the team, challenging job

    Cons

    Career perspectives at the bank are somewhat limited

  6. "Ok to work at"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Commercial Advisor in London, England

    I worked at BNP Paribas Fortis full-time

    Pros

    Good job security and a bank with much know how

    Cons

    Is cutting costs in the branch network

  7. "Risk analyst"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Risk Analyst 

    I worked at BNP Paribas Fortis full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance and nice colleagues

    Cons

    Rare promotions and weak culture

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  8. "working for a belgian major bank"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in Brussels

    I have been working at BNP Paribas Fortis full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Professional, high level of expertise

    Cons

    Slow decision process, currently going through a major restructuring

  9. "All in all, good place to work if you want it easy"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brussels
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BNP Paribas Fortis full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Life/work balance. Enterprise values. multi cultural teams. Stability.

    Cons

    Salaries not very high, compared to market. Work atmosphere a bit old fashioned. Lots of gossiping.

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  10. "Great place to work"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Commercial Advisor in Ghent

    I worked at BNP Paribas Fortis full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good salary for the amount hours you work. Good benefits overall. Nice management.

    Cons

    They keep track of everything you do

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