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Bank Alfalah Reviews

Updated October 10, 2017
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Bank Alfalah CEO Atif Bajwa
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Pros
  • friendly environment ,healthy working space (in 5 reviews)

  • Working on New Initiatives, Emerging Brand name in Market (in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • Work life balance is really poor in back offices and departments having more operational tasks, tend to result in poor job satisfaction (in 4 reviews)

  • Busy premise, large footfalls leading to increased job stress (in 2 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "A very robust experience spanning more than a decade."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good competitive culture. Strong network. Group Synergies.

    Cons

    Compensation structure is not market oriented but improving fast.


  2. "Could be great!"

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    Former Employee - Head in Coral Springs, FL
    Former Employee - Head in Coral Springs, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank Alfalah (More than a year)

    Pros

    Nice environment. Easy going work place.

    Cons

    Group heads are insecure and things just don't get done. Great plans, no action.

    Advice to Management

    Change your Group Heads! Empower senior managers and HoDs.

  3. "Bank Alfalah through the years"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bank Alfalah full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Fastest growing bank in a very competitive environment and a good place for career enhancement.

    Cons

    Needs to fine tune some policies.


  4. "Trade Finance Officer"

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    Former Employee - Account in Ajman (United Arab Emirates)
    Former Employee - Account in Ajman (United Arab Emirates)
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank Alfalah full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Bank Al falah was the leading bank in banking sector

    Cons

    Now it is going to cost cutting that 'why employee going to switch

    Advice to Management

    bouns for all employees


  5. "Banking Sector"

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    Former Employee - Client Relationship Manager in Multān (Pakistan)
    Former Employee - Client Relationship Manager in Multān (Pakistan)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank Alfalah full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Hard Work combined with Sharpness a must when dealing with clients.

    Cons

    Busy premise, large footfalls leading to increased job stress.

    Advice to Management

    Strive to be the wisest.


  6. "Good Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Karāchi (Pakistan)
    Current Employee - Manager in Karāchi (Pakistan)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Bank Alfalah full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Working on New Initiatives, Emerging Brand name in Market

    Cons

    Salary is less as compared to market, Low in Bonus

    Advice to Management

    Analyse your Employee needs and care for them or you will loose talented players


  7. "Good bank to work for"

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    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Lahore (Pakistan)
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Lahore (Pakistan)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank Alfalah (More than a year)

    Pros

    A renowned bank to work for. Generally a good atmosphere

    Cons

    No work life balance. Frequently asked to stay at work till 9pm.

    Advice to Management

    Invest more in their people / employees.

  8. "Business Development Associate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Islamabad, Islamabad (Pakistan)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Islamabad, Islamabad (Pakistan)

    I worked at Bank Alfalah full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Small but motivated sales team.

    Cons

    Very little salary and sales bonus.


  9. "account and admin officer"

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    Former Employee - Account and Administrative Officer in Lahore (Pakistan)
    Former Employee - Account and Administrative Officer in Lahore (Pakistan)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank Alfalah full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    it was the country renowned and fast growing organization at that time.

    Cons

    the growth in the organization for employees and there incentives are not up to the mark.

    Advice to Management

    nothing.


  10. "Bank Alfalah: A view form within"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analytics Manager in Lahore (Pakistan)
    Current Employee - Analytics Manager in Lahore (Pakistan)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bank Alfalah full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Some of the best people to work with.
    Knowledge sharing is encouraged.
    Considered a strong brand to represent!

    Cons

    Internal policies do not hold weightage for all employees on equal basis.
    Rewards structure is murky

    Advice to Management

    More emphasis to hold talent and to enforce a better HR to employee relations structure.


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