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United Overseas Bank Malaysia Reviews

Updated Sep 10, 2019

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  • "Less promotion opportunity for Gen Y, Management not open to new ideas, Must be prepare for long working hours(in 11 reviews)

  • "Not expecting a work life balance(in 9 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (6)

    "Relationship manager commercial banking"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at United Overseas Bank Malaysia full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good exposure and career advancement opportunities

    Cons

    Long working hours and stress environment

    United Overseas Bank Malaysia2014-12-31
  2. "Stable"

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    Former Employee - DCM Analyst 

    I worked at United Overseas Bank Malaysia part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Stable work life balance, not too much going on

    Cons

    Outdated technology and older co workers ( may not be a con)

    United Overseas Bank Malaysia2019-09-05
  3. "Banker"

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    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at United Overseas Bank Malaysia

    Pros

    Reputable name, good presence in Malaysia

    Cons

    Lack of growth opportunities, Lack of training sessions Poor working environment Poor system Lack of clear KPI Lack of recognition on works

    United Overseas Bank Malaysia2019-09-10
  4. "Senior Officer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at United Overseas Bank Malaysia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Central location Good compensation and benefits

    Cons

    Frequent overtime Poor work life balance

    United Overseas Bank Malaysia2019-08-23
  5. "Ok"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at United Overseas Bank Malaysia full-time

    Pros

    Delightful and friendly working environment

    Cons

    Limited career development and opportunity

    United Overseas Bank Malaysia2019-07-31
  6. "Personal Banker"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at United Overseas Bank Malaysia full-time

    Pros

    Still can get salary if no sales

    Cons

    If you got no sales, will kena pressured

    Advice to Management

    Quit lo once you horned your skill

    United Overseas Bank Malaysia2019-09-03
  7. "Investment consultant"

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    Former Employee - Investment Consultant in Butterworth
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at United Overseas Bank Malaysia full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Organised, energetic, compliant, always improving in service level, Integrity.

    Cons

    Nowadays - People quality lesser, product pushing, old fashion on management, too compliant, work life not balance.

    Advice to Management

    Can adopt some of the foreign bank such as American based bank. Always like the culture of American way of doing things.

    United Overseas Bank Malaysia2019-07-22
  8. "MA in UOB Malaysia"

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    Current Employee - Management Associate in Kuala Lumpur

    I have been working at United Overseas Bank Malaysia full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Good monetary and non-monetary rewards - Opportunity for growth and development

    Cons

    - Tedious and slow process due to the regulation in the banking industry - Not so advance computing system

    United Overseas Bank Malaysia2019-07-18
  9. "Job"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at United Overseas Bank Malaysia full-time

    Pros

    Good colleagues to work with

    Cons

    Location is a bit far

    United Overseas Bank Malaysia2019-07-06
  10. "Ops"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at United Overseas Bank Malaysia full-time

    Pros

    Good working team and flexi time

    Cons

    Stress level and need to hit target

    United Overseas Bank Malaysia2019-07-04
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