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Bank of Communications Reviews

Updated May 8, 2017
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Pros
  • friendly working environment and learn a lot about foreign exchange trade (in 17 reviews)

  • Learn a lot about financial product (in 7 reviews)

Cons
  • always have to work overtime and customers are not always friendly (in 3 reviews)

  • Sometime may need to work overtime (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Summer Intern"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good experience. Everyone is there to help you.

    Cons

    Sometimes work after 5:00 pm.


  2. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good people, growth opportunity, client interaction

    Cons

    A little hierarchical, too many people on the same project


  3. "Intern"

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    Former Employee - Marketing Analyst in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Marketing Analyst in Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at Bank of Communications (More than a year)

    Pros

    They try to teach you what to do

    Cons

    You are not busy and you make tea


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  5. "Good Environment"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Daly City, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Daly City, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Bank of Communications (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    People at BOCOM International are very nice and helpful. As an intern, feel free to ask your coworker questions if you don't understand something.

    Cons

    During busy seasons, things can get very hectic and employees are usually doing OT a lot. It may be better if the company improves its work-life balance.

    Advice to Management

    It may take long for someone to get promoted. Please focus on improving your employees ranking system and focus on the work-life balance


  6. "good company to work for it"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Intern Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Intern Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of Communications (Less than a year)

    Pros

    This company is good place for you to practice yourself

    Cons

    It is hard for you to grow into leader


  7. "Great bank and great colleagues"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    work life balance very well; everyone is nice and helpful

    Cons

    No downside for this bank


  8. "Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Interact with the clients directly

    Cons

    Repetitive work everyday and limited potential career growth


  9. "Loan Officer"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Friendly Working environment. Like family but everyone worked too hard.

    Cons

    Great place to learn there.

    Advice to Management

    Take a break


  10. Helpful (2)

    "very comfortable."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
    Recommends

    Pros

    It is a public bank, so the employee compensation is pretty good. And working hours for my department is pretty nice.

    Cons

    Not easy to be hired by the company. You need have high educational background and good academic score in order for interview.

    Advice to Management

    They should communicate more with the employees. communications can not only build up the relations, but also motivate the employees in their work.


  11. "Deputy Manager of Credit & Risk Department"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    start-up company, strong head office and background

    Cons

    young branch, much responsibility and work stress


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