European Investment Bank Reviews

Updated Jun 28, 2020

To filter reviews, or .
3.3
63%
Recommend to a Friend
64%
Approve of CEO
European Investment Bank President Dr. Werner Hoyer (no image)
Dr. Werner Hoyer
30 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "The pay is not quite sufficient to live in Luxembourg(in 12 reviews)

  • "High risk of loosing employability as all roles are too EIB focused(in 9 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. Helpful (3)

    "Director of Marketing Management / District Manager                                                                    "

    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 European Investment Bank full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    I loved the work that I did I loved the people I worked with and being part of a team

    Cons

    The fact that the company moved back to Germany and close the offices in the United States

    European Investment Bank Response

    June 8, 2015Senior Employer Branding, Diversity & Outreach Officer

    Thank you for your positive comments. Please note the the European Investment Bank is located in Luxembourg and has recently opened a representative office in Washington DC, though this is currently fully staffed and we do not foresee any openings in the US in the near future.

  2. "Great benefits, but very bureaucratic"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Consolidated Resorts 

    I worked at European Investment Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great salary and benefits and great facility overall

    Cons

    Bureaucratic and slow career progress

  3. Helpful (3)

    "It consultant"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    IT Consultant in Jersey City, NJ

    I have been working at European Investment Bank

    Pros

    Some new technology was introduced

    Cons

    Impossible to get a raise

    Continue reading
  4. "Great place for interns"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Intern in Luxembourg
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at European Investment Bank full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - Involvement in the bank's activities - good amount of freedom and responsibilities

    Cons

    - Very low possibility of being hired internally - the allowance could be slightly better

  5. "Environment and burocracy"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Officer in Luxembourg
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at European Investment Bank part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    nice environment to work in

    Cons

    Burocracy and everyhting that is related to it

  6. "Great place to work. Good job/life balance"

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

    I have been working at European Investment Bank full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Benefits, interesting job, great people

    Cons

    Burocracy, location and slow career path

    Continue reading
  7. "HR trainee"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Trainee in Luxembourg
    Recommends

    I worked at European Investment Bank full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    salary, diversity, restaurant, cafeteria, sport, seminar

    Cons

    much work, big company, have to speak well english

  8. "assistant"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant in Luxembourg
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at European Investment Bank full-time

    Pros

    nice athmosphere and international environment

    Cons

    not easy to do internal applications

  9. "The best working environment ever experienced in my life"

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

    I worked at European Investment Bank full-time

    Pros

    People, Benefits, Independence, the feeling that what you do really matters.

    Cons

    Slow pace sometimes; no big chance of career from a Trainee position

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Big, complex, very political organization but interesting and with a broad range of opportunties."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Communications Officer in Luxembourg
    Recommends

    I have been working at European Investment Bank full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    New generation of EIB staff very nice to work with. Old generation - not so much.

    Cons

    People on golden contracts considering themselves Gods.

    Continue reading
Found 93 reviews