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Citibank Los Angeles Reviews

Updated July 17, 2017
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  • Work life balance does not really work here (in 171 reviews)

  • No Work-Life Balance, Long Long Working Hours (in 44 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Citi Private Bank"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Entrepreneurial culture and fast paced with a broad array of products and welll known in the market.

    Cons

    Heavy on compliance with a lot of management layers and little delegated authority to the private bankets

    Advice to Management

    Delegate more authority to line bankets and listen to senior client facing execs to be market responsive.


  2. "Too much politics"

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    Former Employee - Personal Banker PB1 in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Personal Banker PB1 in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Citibank full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Fringe benefits are quite good.

    Cons

    Politics runs everything in their system. Boss would take bread from high producers to feed their buddies.

    Advice to Management

    Rotate managers and area managers every 2 years

  3. "Work in Progress"

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    Former Employee - CAP Analyst in Culver City, CA
    Former Employee - CAP Analyst in Culver City, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Citibank full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Facilities are located in very nice centers.

    Cons

    Management is detached and aloof. The work environment is very stale.

    Advice to Management

    Create a more employee friendly environment.


  4. "Teller"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Bank Teller in Huntington Beach, CA
    Former Employee - Bank Teller in Huntington Beach, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Citibank part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Management truly cared about employees.
    Company offers scholarships to employees, even at a part-time level.
    Provides excellent on-site training to help prepare you for the job at hand.

    Cons

    Placed a lot of pressure on their employees during times of audit.

    Advice to Management

    My manager was always amazing and took the time to listen to all of their employees. I would say keep up the good work!


  5. "Citi review"

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    Former Employee - IT Manager in Fountain Valley, CA
    Former Employee - IT Manager in Fountain Valley, CA

    I worked at Citibank full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    It's all about the great people.

    Cons

    Long hours, but worth the dedication for the people.

    Advice to Management

    Great managers.


  6. "Sales"

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    Former Employee - Sales Representative/Consultant in Huntington Beach, CA
    Former Employee - Sales Representative/Consultant in Huntington Beach, CA

    I worked at Citibank (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great company, great opportunities across multiple lines of business.

    Cons

    very large company, micro managed,


  7. "Branch Manager, VP"

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    Former Employee - Branch Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Branch Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Citibank full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Sense of pride in working for large global corporation

    Cons

    The corporate politics were sometime unbearable

    Advice to Management

    Be more focused in acknowledging accomplishments as opposed to political influence within team members

  8. "Retail Day One Processing"

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    Former Employee - Operations Support Assistant in Panorama City, CA
    Former Employee - Operations Support Assistant in Panorama City, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Citibank full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Enjoyed staff and management. Being recognized for accomplishments. Pay for performance.

    Cons

    Need covered parking or more trees in parking lot.


  9. "Teller"

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    Current Employee - Teller in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Teller in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Excellent work environment, colleagues are like family.

    Cons

    Repetitive work and strict sales goals


  10. "TELLER"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Teller in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Teller in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Citibank (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great company to grow with, 401k, good pensions, good vacation days, friendly staff, pay if higher than other banks.

    Cons

    Work hours from 10-5, not busy bank, pay could be better, a lot of sales opportunity, force to sell everyday.


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