Bank of Ireland Reviews

Updated Jun 1, 2020

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3.2
59%
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Bank of Ireland Group Chief Executive Officer  Francesca McDonagh
Francesca McDonagh
106 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work life balance, canteen does a decent brekkie too(in 43 reviews)

  • "Good people, a decent pension plan and a fairly supportive company when it comes to part-time education(in 23 reviews)

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  1. "Great place"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Stamford, CT

    I worked at Bank of Ireland full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent Benefits and vacation policy.

    Cons

    No room for growth in the US

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    Bank of Ireland2019-03-01
  2. "Friendly Place Low Pay"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of Ireland full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Very Flexible Work Hours; People are Friendly; Positive Work Environment is a big focus. This is a GREAT place for someone starting out their career.

    Cons

    Pay is on the lower end

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    Bank of Ireland2020-02-14
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Better out there"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Branch Manager in Pocatello, ID
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Bank of Ireland full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It was a good starting position that helped me network my way to a better position.

    Cons

    Uncompetitive rates, too many restrictions and low pay for the industry.

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    Bank of Ireland2018-08-05
  4. "Intern"

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

    I have been working at Bank of Ireland part-time

    Pros

    Good enviroment fun experience and nice people

    Cons

    fast pace work hard and not much of a break

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    Bank of Ireland2018-05-15
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Bank Manager"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank of Ireland full-time

    Pros

    Had 20 great years where they allowed me to build a career and move through the ranks

    Cons

    Zero loyalty to their employees.

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    Bank of Ireland2018-05-14
  6. "Great Experience"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Bank of Ireland full-time

    Pros

    Excellent atmosphere to learn and grow

    Cons

    Slow-moving bank processes compared to market

    Bank of Ireland2018-01-23
  7. "Bank of Ireland"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Bank of Ireland full-time

    Pros

    Great people and office culture

    Cons

    Slow career progression, top heavy

    Bank of Ireland2018-01-06
  8. "Bank of Ireland Operations"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Bank of Ireland full-time

    Pros

    Job Safety and well paid

    Cons

    Confined to office and lack of flexibility

    Bank of Ireland2017-09-22
  9. "Very good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of Ireland full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Flexible with a work life balance. Able to move around within the company without feeling guilty. Great company for single parents.

    Cons

    Development opportunities are not available to all employees only to some. It's hard to move up as an executive assistant

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    Bank of Ireland2017-06-21
  10. "Great place to work if you're Irish."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank of Ireland

    Pros

    Great benefits. Almost unheard of from vacation package to health benefits.

    Cons

    Lacks diversity. Work/life balance heavily depend on your title.

    Bank of Ireland2015-10-14
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