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Bank of the Philippine Islands Reviews

Updated Jan 23, 2020

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3.8
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Bank of the Philippine Islands President and Director Aurelio Montinola III (no image)
Aurelio Montinola III
71 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Low salary and insufficient compensations(in 14 reviews)

  • "Long hours of work/Pressure/Lots of Customers(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Good company, takes care of you, but slow"

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    Former Employee - Relationship Manager 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good benefits, very cautious and careful,

    Cons

    Very slow to move and bureaucratic

    Advice to Management

    Please get rid of your IT and HR and do an overhaul or you will be left behind

    Bank of the Philippine Islands2019-05-01
  2. "A good place to start a career in banking"

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    Former Employee - Credit Officer 

    I worked at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time

    Pros

    You get exposed to so many business models

    Cons

    Management keeps changing the policies

    Bank of the Philippine Islands2019-08-22
  3. "New Accounts Representative"

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    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank of the Philippine Islands

    Pros

    Great Bank Company to Work for in the Philippines

    Cons

    Could be stressful specially in customer service

    Bank of the Philippine Islands2017-09-16
  4. "teller"

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    Teller in Manila, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank of the Philippine Islands

    Pros

    good experience really really ok

    Cons

    low salary not so good really

    Bank of the Philippine Islands2016-03-29
  5. "CSA"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits Great opportunity Nice coworker Friendly management

    Cons

    Stressful environment Low Salary Far branch Unproductive sometimes Favoritsm among coworker

    Bank of the Philippine Islands2020-01-20
  6. "Ok"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Manager 
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    16th month bonus Kind co workers

    Cons

    Application of salary increases should be analyzed, some new employees/junior employees earn more than seniors experienced employees

    Advice to Management

    Take care of senior employees to decrease resignations

    Bank of the Philippine Islands2020-01-17
  7. "Work life balance is good but the salary must be consider because you have multiple job description"

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    Branch Manager in Iba, Zambales
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of the Philippine Islands for more than a year

    Pros

    Work life balance the management is easy to be with

    Cons

    Salary and the increase per year is cheap

    Bank of the Philippine Islands2020-01-23
  8. "Okay company with great trainings"

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    Former Employee - Field Sales Officer 

    I worked at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Trainings are good and you get speakers with great credentials

    Cons

    BPI products are quite difficult to sell

    Bank of the Philippine Islands2019-12-12
  9. "Good benefits"

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    Former Employee - Phone Banker 

    I worked at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Quarterly bonus, medical and clothing allowance

    Cons

    Shifting schedule, always having system errors

    Bank of the Philippine Islands2019-12-10
  10. "Lots of perks and bonuses"

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    Former Employee - Sales and Marketing Associate in Makati City
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of the Philippine Islands full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Can be a bit top-down in terms of management. Conservative and very traditional.

    Cons

    Quarterly bonuses and annual bonus. They also include uniform and CBA bonuses every 3 years. Promotion can be a bit slow.

    Advice to Management

    More trainings and be open-minded with different people. Be inclusive not matter what age bracket.

    Bank of the Philippine Islands2019-11-01
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