Ulster Bank Reviews

Updated Jun 26, 2022

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3.4
45%
Recommend to a Friend
64%
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Ulster Bank CEO Jim Brown
Jim Brown
82 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good work life balance and colleagues(in 28 reviews)

  • "Good benefits , flexible working pattern(in 20 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Micro management by senior management(in 9 reviews)

  • "Business is contracting, leaving Ireland(in 8 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great

      Dec 13, 2021 - Contractor Support/Project Administrator in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great hours, great team and very good place to learn

      Cons

      Not much room for errors but plenty of training given

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    2. 2.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      bad

      Jun 23, 2022 - Bank Officer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      bad place to work for real

      Cons

      don't work here so bad

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good place to work

      Apr 26, 2022 - Senior Accountant in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good people and some interesting projects

      Cons

      Winding down operations and roles transition

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    4. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Leaving

      Apr 15, 2022 - Mortgage Adviser 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great team spirit, the people made it

      Cons

      Failed in journey to one and treated remaining staff badly

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Decent place to work

      Mar 31, 2022 - Relationship Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Nice colleagues to work with

      Cons

      Bank announced it will close down

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    6. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      UB

      May 2, 2022 - Part Time CSO in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      The people you get to meet

      Cons

      Different standards required for branch staff compared to department staff

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Bye Bye

      Mar 9, 2022 - Senior Data Scientist 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      family friendly, little pressure, nice co-employees, off-shore

      Cons

      Withdrawing from market, stale tech, too many non-tech ppl

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great team

      Mar 6, 2022 - Risk Manager in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good team to work with and good opportunities to learn.

      Cons

      Heavy focus on governance rather than work itself. I seen many beautiful but useless governance papers. Risk culture is bad. When issues found stakeholders just play dumb.

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee

      N/A

      Mar 15, 2022 - Finance 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good place to work and develop

      Cons

      Opportunity to move up the ladder

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      work

      Mar 10, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      flexibility, flexibility, flexibility, flexibility, flexibility

      Cons

      pay, time off, bad culture

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    Ulster Bank has an overall rating of 3.4 out of 5, based on over 293 reviews left anonymously by employees. 45% of employees would recommend working at Ulster Bank to a friend and 26% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Ulster Bank employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.5 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Ulster Bank. This rating has improved by 1% over the last 12 months.

    45% of Ulster Bank employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Ulster Bank 3.5 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.2 for culture and values and 3.0 for career opportunities.

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