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Bank of America CEO Brian T. Moynihan
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  1. Bank of America customer service/collector

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    Former Employee - Senior Collector II in Newark, NJ
    Recommends

    I worked at Bank of America for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Great company to work for with great employee benefits

    Cons

    Really sad they closed the site. A lot of good employees including myself lost a good job

    Advice to Management

    Reopen 420 University ave Newark

  2. Financial center manager

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    Current Employee - Financical Center Manager in Newark, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Great company, cares for their employees, likes to promote from within

    Cons

    Being such a large company sometimes it hard to find the correct departments for certain things. Instead of taking ownership people get passed along.

  3. Foreclosure File Reviewer

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    Former Employee - File Reviewer in Newark, NJ
    Recommends

    I worked at Bank of America for more than 2 years

    Pros

    well trained upper management had strong relation ship and,interact with employees, good working environment ,met lots of professional co workers, had weekly meetings ,relating to job performance and product updates

    Cons

    did not have any comments for this area

    Advice to Management

    none

  4. Decent workplace

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    Former Employee - Mortgage Specialist in Newark, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    Flexible scheduling, good benefits, family environment

    Cons

    Growth movement is slow, not as frequent,

  5. Java Developer

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    Former Employee - Java Developer in Newark, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America for more than 2 years

    Pros

    get to try out new technology

    Cons

    lack of consistent development structure.

  6. HSS

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Newark, NJ
      Doesn't Recommend

      I worked at Bank of America

      Pros

      if you need to pay your bills and they hire you then go for it..

      Cons

      too many to list. They suck

      Advice to Management

      none - because they won't listen to it

    • Great experience

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      Former Employee - Fsa in Newark, NJ

      I worked at Bank of America full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Teaming was excellent - all help each other

      Cons

      Very numbers driven - sell to meet goals, not customer need

      Advice to Management

      N/A

    • Helpful (1)

      customer assistance rep

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      Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Newark, NJ
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Bank of America full-time for more than 9 years

      Pros

      great associates and a clean work environment. The lead team was helpful and their were lots of opportunities to advance.

      Cons

      Most of the time we were treated like a number instead of a person.

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      Competitive

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      Current Employee - Relationship Manager in Newark, NJ
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Bank of America

      Pros

      Great great benefits. Great company. They reimburse for childcare as well as schooling. The vacation time and sick time are also good.

      Cons

      I feel as though im underpaid since i am a female. Promotions within the company are incredibly hard to get. Not sure why. I was always a top performer.

    • Litigation paralegal

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      Former Employee - Senior Paralegal in Newark, NJ
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook

      I worked at Bank of America full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      It was Great company to work for the people were great the job was always learning new things and experiencing new avenues in the legal field

      Cons

      The cons were that that it was short lived and the ability to advance with the company wasn't there

      Advice to Management

      Create better training for employees that want to move up in the company

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