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Nationwide Building Society Reviews

Updated Jul 19, 2019

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Nationwide Building Society CEO Joe Garner
Joe Garner
211 Ratings
  1. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Treasury Analyst in Swindon, Wiltshire, South West England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Nationwide Building Society full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    People, culture, work life balance, compensation

    Cons

    Location of the HQ is not great.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.

    Nationwide Building Society2019-06-21
  2. "Enjoyable"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Hackney, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Nationwide Building Society full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very good way of learning about the banking industry

    Cons

    Becomes very repetitive and you would want to find new challenges

    Nationwide Building Society2019-06-19
  3. "Okay"

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    Current Employee - Personal Banking Manager in Dunfermline, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nationwide Building Society full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Pay is alright and nationwide have good products

    Cons

    They say they aren’t target driven but they are, so many horrible customers

    Nationwide Building Society2019-07-02
  4. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Financial Crime Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nationwide Building Society full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great pension package. Lots of opportunity to move around if you want. Understanding company.

    Cons

    Can be cliquey and mostly men in higher rolls

    Advice to Management

    To be fairer when promoting and giving development opportunities

    Nationwide Building Society2019-06-13
  5. "Job security"

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    Former Employee - Member Representative in Birmingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Nationwide Building Society full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    You work 9 to 5 and you have a secure job

    Cons

    Deadend job, low salary,

    Nationwide Building Society2019-06-25
  6. "Study support/pension"

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    Current Employee - Accountant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nationwide Building Society full-time

    Pros

    Strong pension contributions and full study support to cover all needs

    Cons

    2 year lock in after qualification date on study fees

    Nationwide Building Society2019-06-09
  7. "It's alright"

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    Current Employee - Senior Customer Consultant in Northampton, England

    I have been working at Nationwide Building Society full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Bonus each year. good holiday, great for social life.

    Cons

    Stress and feeling like a number.

    Nationwide Building Society2019-06-16
  8. "Poor Pay"

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    Former Employee - Customer Advisor in Macclesfield, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Nationwide Building Society full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice people to work with

    Cons

    Low pay and too many targets

    Advice to Management

    reduce targets!

    Nationwide Building Society2019-06-13
  9. "Good employer"

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    Former Employee - Senior Advisor 

    I worked at Nationwide Building Society full-time

    Pros

    Good at promoting its employees internally.

    Cons

    The systems used do not contribute fully to productuvity.

    Nationwide Building Society2019-06-13
  10. "Good culture"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nationwide Building Society full-time

    Pros

    Great people and benefits packages

    Cons

    Slow to do things and deliver change

    Nationwide Building Society2019-05-22
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