Allied Irish Banks Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Nov 18, 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. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good place to work

      Dec 20, 2020 - Bank Official in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work life balance, great management

      Cons

      No opportunities for progression. No permanent contracts

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      1 person found this review helpful
    2. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Understaffed and overworked

      Nov 18, 2021 - Business Customer Advisor in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Simple work - Good colleagues - Good local management - Great work / life balance

      Cons

      - No progression - Terrible salary - Poor senior management

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Must do better

      Nov 15, 2021 - Financial Accountant in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Relaxed office culture Work life balance is good

      Cons

      Zero opportunity for progression No benefits

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    4. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Get your experience and leave!

      Nov 4, 2021 - Risk Analyst in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Good place to learn and gain experience when starting out. - Work/life balance is not the best but better than most competitors. - IT infrastructure is adequate

      Cons

      - Progression is slow - Performance targets are vague - Extra effort is not appreciated - High turnover of Junior staff

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good work environment

      Sep 28, 2021 - Quantitative Risk Analyst in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible working arrangements, Interesting projects, Good work-life balance

      Cons

      Slow promotion rate, small increases

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Good company

      Sep 24, 2021 - Officer in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work life balance. People are generally nice.

      Cons

      Communication could be better from top brass.

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    7. 4.0
      Current Temporary Employee, less than 1 year

      Great

      Sep 21, 2021 - Transaction Services 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work life balance and management is chill.

      Cons

      Not much progression, could be better paid.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Not a bad place to work

      Sep 1, 2021 - Customer Operations Specialist in Naas
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice atmosphere. Friendly. Work/life balance is good.

      Cons

      Could pay staff more. Not much room for growth.

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    9. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Stay clear.

      Jul 21, 2021 - Bank Official 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work life balance and a good Pension

      Cons

      Very much work from the top down. Overworked to the finest. Understaffed. Asked to take shorter lunch breaks. Stay well clear. Networked to arrange a shadow day at head office and was denied this by my manager

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great place to work

      Jul 12, 2021 - Accountant in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      salary people interesting work location

      Cons

      long hours poor management work life balance

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