Allied Irish Banks Employee Reviews about "career progression"

Updated Sep 17, 2021

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Allied Irish Banks CEO Colin Hunt
Colin Hunt
192 Ratings
Pros
  • "Supportive employer with good work / life balance(in 84 reviews)

  • "Busy work environment, friendly people(in 44 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "The current recruitment freeze makes career progression impossible(in 37 reviews)

  • "Senior management not interested in development(in 25 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Current Contractor, more than 1 year

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      Sep 17, 2021 - Senior Business Analyst in Dublin, Dublin
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      Pros

      - Good atmosphere - Interesting project

      Cons

      - Slow career progression - Lack of internal mobility

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    2. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Get out early

      Jun 2, 2021 - Sales & Business Support 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good for entry Level job with little to no experience needed

      Cons

      very little career progression - would get a couple of years experience and move on!

      1 person found this review helpful
    3. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Awful place to work management have no values

      Apr 21, 2021 - Bank Teller in Cashel, Tipperary
      Recommend
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      Pros

      N/a there is nothing good to say

      Cons

      No career progression no matter how long your there

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Good place to start but limited growth and career progression

      Feb 10, 2021 - Data Analyst in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good place to learn data analytics skills

      Cons

      Limited career progression, salary progression and job variety.

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    5. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Corporate Banking

      Feb 26, 2021 - Relationship Manager in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Learn a lot, especially credit lending skills, good overtime

      Cons

      Department run by dinosaurs who don’t understand the threat of fin tech and earning a good return on capital. No career progression, teams operate in silos, salary reviews are minimal given unionisation, managers only interested in managing up and are afraid of department head, relationships with internal stakeholders broken (credit team)

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company to work for, but terrible emotionally-draining work

      Jan 17, 2021 - Bank Official in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Inclusive and encouraging work culture Great pay Great training

      Cons

      Taking calls from customers all day will destroy your mental health, I saw 3 of my colleagues break down crying on the floor, I don't know anyone who hasn't cried in the bathroom The current recruitment freeze makes career progression impossible

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Overall great experience

      Jan 19, 2021 - Operations 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work environment and team building was encouraged

      Cons

      Very little opportunity for career progression in role

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Very few employee benefits

      Jan 24, 2021 - Bank Official in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Not expected to work late hours

      Cons

      No bonuses, poor pay rises, very little in the way of employee benefits. Old school mentality - promote on tenure and merit. Not great for career progression.

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good place to start your career

      Sep 23, 2020 - Complaints and GDPR Consultant in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good environment Good work life balance Good social aspects It is a good place to start your career and get into the financial sector.

      Cons

      Difficult career progression Very public sector environment even though they are a private company Very political environment Low pay and resistance to change

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Hierarchial and blame culture

      Apr 10, 2020 - Relationship Manager in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Good base salary - Good overtime pay but needs to be pre-approved

      Cons

      - Poor management - Communication non existent - Blame culture - No career progression and little emphasis on coaching & training junior staff

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