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Standard Chartered Bank Reviews

Updated November 18, 2017
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Standard Chartered Bank Group CEO Bill Winters
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  1. "Business Planning Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Standard Chartered Bank full-time

    Pros

    It's a very dynamic and diverse team. The company invest a lot to junior staff. Good international mobility

    Cons

    Underpay if you stay too long within the same role. Culture could be dramatically different in different offices.

    Advice to Management

    Listen more from various stakeholders and understand what's going on at the bottom.


  2. "Intern at Standard Chartered"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    I really felt like I was doing important work; never felt like an intern.

    Cons

    Pay was low, and no benefits (normal for an internship in China)

  3. "n/a"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Standard Chartered Bank full-time

    Pros

    fair, friendly & nice work place

    Cons

    none, none, none, none, none

    Advice to Management

    none


  4. "Competitive environment where the ones with highest EQ survive"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Standard Chartered Bank full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working and ability to work from home when required.

    Cons

    Very competitive workplace. Promotions depend on being in the right place at the right time working with the right manager. High attrition rate in certain areas.

    Advice to Management

    Match people to jobs better. Map skills and talent to the right job.


  5. "Project manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Standard Chartered Bank full-time

    Pros

    opportunity to work with several departments, products and regions

    Cons

    The negative thing is the slow career growth


  6. "Good place for life time career"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Standard Chartered Bank full-time

    Pros

    Great work culture and good environment

    Cons

    I did not find any cons for this company


  7. "Great culture"

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    Current Employee - Director in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Director in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Standard Chartered Bank full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great people, flexible hours, generous benefits

    Cons

    Need better IT and less reshuffle

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Too much politics"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Standard Chartered Bank full-time

    Pros

    At least 25 days vacation

    Cons

    People spend a lot of time working on their promotions and not focused on the job. Very tribal and a number of sacred cows.


  9. Helpful (2)

    "Internship Experience"

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    Former Employee - Private Equity Intern
    Former Employee - Private Equity Intern

    I worked at Standard Chartered Bank (More than a year)

    Pros

    It was a nice opportunity to get a real world experience

    Cons

    Spent most of my time on tedious tasks such as fetching coffee and food
    No one was really there to give me any guidance or tasks

    Advice to Management

    We, interns, are there to provide any support and learn from you.
    Please show us a little bit of guidance.


  10. "Specialist"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Standard Chartered Bank full-time

    Pros

    Good job with excellent benefits

    Cons

    Long hours but well compensated


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