Bank of Ireland Reviews

Updated Dec 2, 2021

To filter reviews, or .

Found 805 of over 921 reviews

3.5
65%
Recommend to a Friend
85%
Approve of CEO
Bank of Ireland Group Chief Executive Officer  Francesca McDonagh
Francesca McDonagh
261 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people, generally good work life balance(in 52 reviews)

  • "Good people, a decent pension plan and a fairly supportive company when it comes to part-time education(in 28 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Not enough career progression in the company(in 23 reviews)

  • "Loss of expertise amoung senior management due to senior staff being offered VR(in 16 reviews)

  • More Pros and Cons
    Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.
    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Very good experience

      Sep 8, 2021 - Intern in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Fast process, interesting topics covered.

      Cons

      Not really, although the hours could be rough for some

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great flexible benefits

      Nov 24, 2021 - Risk Business Partner in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      flexible working, good salary, good extra perks and benefits

      Cons

      lack of progression / change in career

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Good Company, getting better

      Nov 22, 2021 - Business Analyst in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      In the right area, you are very well looked after

      Cons

      In the wrong area you are left behind

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Conditions

      Nov 19, 2021 - Senior Software Engineer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good place to work, great staff

      Cons

      Not quick to give pay increases

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      good

      Nov 17, 2021 - Management Associate in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      good culture chill environment nice people

      Cons

      lower pay HR is not good

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Culture

      Dec 1, 2021 - Senior Director 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Evolving rapidly under the leadership of the new CEO

      Cons

      Cultural change takes effort and stamina - it will be needed

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good place to work in

      Nov 11, 2021 - Customer Advisor in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good pay, nice staff, colleagues

      Cons

      No free lunch, pay monthly

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good career paths

      Nov 24, 2021 - Financial Advisor in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      A great way to get in to the industry

      Cons

      If management don't see any potential in you, youll be left behind.

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good place to work, good investment into upskilling employees

      Nov 9, 2021 - Solutions Architect in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good people Interesting work Opportunities to advance

      Cons

      Slow pace of delivery Multiple legacy solutions Some bad senior managers,

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good company to work for

      Nov 7, 2021 - IT Graduate Analyst in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      There's a good work-life balance, good employee assistance programs and a pension scheme.

      Cons

      No health insurance or other benefits.

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    Viewing 1 - 10 of 805 Reviews

    Popular Careers with Bank of Ireland Job Seekers

    JobsSalariesInterviews

    Work at Bank of Ireland? Share Your Experiences

    Bank of Ireland logo
    or