Bank of Ireland Reviews

Updated May 21, 2022

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3.5
64%
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Bank of Ireland Group Chief Executive Officer  Francesca McDonagh
Francesca McDonagh
337 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good work life balance in the bank(in 80 reviews)

  • "Great people, generally good work life balance(in 42 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Not enough career progression in the company(in 25 reviews)

  • "Senior management get too involved in individual reviews that your line manager should have power to decide(in 19 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work and develop skill

      May 5, 2022 - QA Automation Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Many interesting projects, cutting edge tech, people are all very nice

      Cons

      cant think of anything to say

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Sales Manager

      May 19, 2022 - Asset Finance in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Employee benefits, great company, lots of opportunities

      Cons

      Back office Processes while working there

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great place to work!

      May 18, 2022 - Graduate in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friendly staff. Friendly approachable management. Training. Great Pension scheme

      Cons

      5 day working week, 9 to 5

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    4. 2.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Legacy all around processes, thought leadership and technology

      May 21, 2022 - Cloud Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Can stand out with your skills

      Cons

      Difficult to get things done, lack of will to disruption and change.

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Rating

      May 6, 2022 - Account Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great team and good working atmosphere

      Cons

      Constant target pressure every month

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Decent enough

      May 19, 2022 - Project Manager in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very large organisation so plenty of opportunities for interesting work

      Cons

      No clear salary progression and limited performance related pay.

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good place

      May 19, 2022 - Customer Service Manager (CSM) in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      People and opportunity to learn

      Cons

      Hierarchal way it is managed

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great people

      May 4, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great people. High integrity. Positive supportive culture.

      Cons

      Too much internal focus, systems

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Credit analyst

      May 18, 2022 - Credit Risk Analyst in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good for starters, a lot of learning

      Cons

      Poor benefits and salary, need to work more on technology

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good place to work if you are in the right team

      May 3, 2022 - Business Analyst in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great people. Good projects. Transformation projects across various domains

      Cons

      Slow growth. Legacy systems. No promotion

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    Bank of Ireland has an overall rating of 3.5 out of 5, based on over 1,083 reviews left anonymously by employees. 64% of employees would recommend working at Bank of Ireland to a friend and 54% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -5% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Bank of Ireland employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.9 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Bank of Ireland. This rating has decreased by -3% over the last 12 months.

    64% of Bank of Ireland employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Bank of Ireland 3.6 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.4 for culture and values and 3.0 for career opportunities.

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