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Updated January 28, 2018
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Bank of America President & CEO Brian T. Moynihan
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  • Sometimes it can be difficult work/life balance (in 477 reviews)

  • terrible upper management leads to many people leaving the company (in 413 reviews)

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  1. "Job Review"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Operations in Atlanta, GA
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of America part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great Benefits
    Great Leadership
    Growth Potential
    Good Schedule
    Great Career Planning

    Cons

    Better pay options
    Better pay options
    Better pay options
    Better pay options
    Better pay options


  2. "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Benefits are outstanding. Take advantage of all we have to offer

    Cons

    The opportunity to move up is a challenge

  3. "Customer Sales Associate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kennesaw, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kennesaw, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great benefit package and vacation time

    Cons

    Demanding schedule and unrealistic quotas


  4. "Cash department- hard work, fast pace, flexible, team family."

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    Current Employee - Accounting Specialist in Kennesaw, GA
    Current Employee - Accounting Specialist in Kennesaw, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Better benefits than most companies. Flexible in done departments. Cafeteria on site. Promote networking within the company. 4 months maternity leave for mother/father.

    Cons

    Not paid what other employers are paying their employees. The company puts more in to their benefits then salaries. Focus in on quantity not quality

    Advice to Management

    Appreciate your employees more with promotions that increase pay, instead of with promotion of title. Appreciate the employee who has been loyal to the company for years and not just treat as a number in a seat


  5. "Teammate"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great co-workers to work with

    Cons

    Compliance nightmare. Too many ways to fail administrative requirements.

    Advice to Management

    Don't be so anal. Focus on customer service. Want employee perfection. Unrealistic.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Operations Manager"

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    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Paid holidays that's basically it there's nothing good with this company

    Cons

    Low pay , staffing issues , long hours , ridiculous pay rate .

    Advice to Management

    Hire more people and stop pushing people to mobile app or online banking . Provide actual training . Pay people what they deserve i was an operations manager getting paid less than a new hire !!!!


  7. "Fraud Analyst II"

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    Current Employee - Fraud Analyst in Kennesaw, GA
    Current Employee - Fraud Analyst in Kennesaw, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The culture is all inclusive and friendly, yet professional. The company really has great benefits. Years in and I’m still learning about benefits available to me.

    Fair potential for promotion. Transfers out of state are easy. For the same role you merely have to call ahead and show up. Great upward mobility.

    Cons

    The pay sucks, to be frank. Competitors pay a bit more. One of the very few reasons keeping many of us from leaving is uncertainty about the other banks in their culture and jobs security. There have been some managers with ego issues that were a bit narcissistic, but they don’t last long. The changes in the fraud department regarding quality has been a bit overkill. Too many changed that aren’t necessary.

    Please don’t need to go out of disability. Metlife is the STD and LTD carrier. Employers talk and they are very difficult to deal with a basically look for reasons to deny claims. I have postponed taking leave and having surgery because of this very reason. Not wanting to deal with the headache that it Metlife. I’ve heard horror stories about legitimately disabled people being denied despite. Everyone hates Metlife.

    Advice to Management

    You guys do an awesome job. Keep it up, and please don’t ever start to micro-manage like a small number of managers. It really kills morale. We are educated and trained professionals who are very capable of doing our jobs. Having someone over your shoulder leaves a feeling of distrust in our ability.

    Speak to upper management and get rid of Metlife. I foresee and lawsuit coming and that’s based on employee conversation about the many issues with them.

  8. "Preferred Sales Agent"

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    Former Employee - Former Employee in Kennesaw, GA
    Former Employee - Former Employee in Kennesaw, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great benefits ok pay friendly staff

    Cons

    Micro management there is a huge pressure to sale on every call. Must document when go to bathroom. No employee engagement, management will make you feel as if your not successful if you do not sale the products.

    Advice to Management

    Reduce sales pressure
    Reduce the micro management
    Include more employee engagement programs


  9. Helpful (3)

    "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Fraud Analyst in Kennesaw, GA
    Current Employee - Fraud Analyst in Kennesaw, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    3 weeks vacation, 80 hours of sick time

    Cons

    stressfull enviorment, retalliation ,poor leadership

    Advice to Management

    The company is great, but the leadership needs improvement


  10. "Relationship Manager"

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    Current Employee - Relationship Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Relationship Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fair pay although unrealistic goals, Good benefits, and teammates, enough paid time off. Good for developing and growing professionally.

    Cons

    Learn and start looking for better opportunities since they are very limited here, you have to be very close to management in order to grow. You're just a number and when you don't perform they do not care about you. Get used to micromanagement...

    Advice to Management

    Be more human and have more contact with "Sellers" understand and listen more.


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