Commonwealth Bank

Working at Commonwealth Bank: Company Overview and Reviews

Commonwealth Bank
Commonwealth Bank
512 reviews
Commonwealth Bank Ratings
Average rating of 512 reviews on Indeed
3.9Work-Life Balance
3.9Pay & Benefits
3.7Job Security & Advancement
Sydney, AS
More than $10B (USD)
Banks and Financial Services

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Based on 321 reviews

Commonwealth Bank Reviews

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Overall Reviews at Commonwealth Bank

Anti Money Laundering Analyst | Parramatta NSW | 4 Mar. 2020
Supportive team and management
Working with CBA can be rewarding if you’re prepared to do the hard work. It’s sometimes challenging and fast pace. Great work life balance and culture.
ProsFree fruit every week, work life balance and flexibility
ConsFast pace and at times a numbers game
Financial Planner | Mornington Peninsula VIC | 19 Jan. 2020
Fabulous Organisation with a great culture. Loved working here.
Fabulous organisation, competitive salary. Flexible working conditions close to home. Great career progression opportunities and fabulous people. Would highly recommend.
Care Assistant | Parramatta NSW | 28 Feb. 2017
Close to home
Generally a good Team I worked with. Work was process work, so the same every day. Management are out of touch. The hardest part of the job was staying positive with upcoming down sizing threats on the horizon. The fun part was the Team, The people make a role.
ProsNice people in my Team
ConsPoor staff morale
Customer Service Representative | Parramatta NSW | 15 Sep. 2019
Productive and friendly work envirnoment
Commonwealth Bank is a great company to work for. Great work and life balance, and the staff there are very understanding if any family issues were to arise. There are opportunities to further your career and development.
Customer Service Representative | Parramatta NSW | 18 Apr. 2021
CBA is the best service provider in Country
As I have 17 years work experience at Commonwealth Bank and I can say it’s best place to work . The facilities are world class and organisation is very flexible and accepting to all applications. Management are helpful, friendly and happy to assist in personal development of aspiring future leaders.
Customer Service Representative | Parramatta NSW | 17 May 2015
Great Work Life Balance
The company has great work life balance and flexibility - the team allows different working hours outside the core work hours. Great work culture and good people
Director of Finance | Sydney NSW | 18 Jun. 2014
Strong bank
Challenging and had plenty of variety. Worked closely with many mid-to-large private equity firms focused on investments in Asia Pacific.
Business Manager | Sydney NSW | 12 May 2015
Great working culture
A fun and productive environment with great people to work with. We would have our morning team meetings for a quick few minutes and have an action plan for the day and address any issues. The rest of the day was focused on daily responsibilities and tasks as we try meet our KPIs. The most enjoyable part of the day was our morning huddles where we all get to catchup as a team.
ProsFree lunches
General Manager | Australia | 13 Mar. 2019
Good culture of team
Our team had a great culture and we worked well together, however within the banks departments there was not the same interaction and support. It become a fight for survival and our team was disbanded due to one General Manager opposing our work in his department
ProsGood culture of working environment
ConsVery inclusive environment and a daily fight for survival
Operations Officer | Parramatta NSW | 16 Oct. 2017
Productive, Flexible and Diversified
A great culture within the workplace amidst a demanding environment, A thoroughly enjoyable and passionate atmosphere from a team perspective. I personally had a great rapport with colleagues and business units alike, and also took pride in being a constant point of reference whenever assistance was required, being reliable, dependable and conscientious, whilst upholding the organisation's commitment to customer service excellence. Communication and collaboration were imperative to sustain customer satisfaction, professionally maintained as a daily priority. Managing a reasonable work/life balance was definitely a highlight, fitting in outdoor lunchtime exercise whether it would be running, bike riding or playing social touch footy and basketball, or else regular indoor activities such as table tennis in the recreation room, reading newspapers/magazines/books in the office library during occasional standard breaks. I learned a great deal of resilience, perseverance and adaptability throughout the complexities of my specific role and tasks, gaining confidence and knowledgeable skills as per self-development, hence my longevity and experience being a personal achievement in itself despite my minimal qualifications having never obtained a degree/diploma, beforehand.
Senior Business Development | Hong Kong | 22 Jan. 2019
Good balance of benefits
CBA is a great place to work and provides a good balance of challenge, lifestyle, compensation and culture. Job opportunities are quite easy to find if you know where to look and what you are after, and advancement is treated pragmatically. There are a few (well publicised) instances where management have failed in their duties, but at its core it is a top-tier organisation where its people are respectful, knowledgeable and know how to run a business sustainably.
Bank Officer | Provincia di Novara, Piemonte | 10 Jul. 2014
Call centre
Didn't like being tied constantly to a desk. Was also in another state, to fill in time before studying.
ProsGreat staff facilities

Questions And Answers about Commonwealth Bank

What is the interview process like at Commonwealth Bank?
Asked 12 Jun. 2017
Unimpressed... The interviewers who are supposed to drive innovation methodologies and practices in the subject area (hence should be keeping abreast with latest developments) asked a technical question mentioning an outdated word and concept.
Answered 10 Sep. 2020
It was just like all other jobs
Answered 26 May 2019
Does Commonwealth Bank have a staff discount? How much is Commonwealth Bank’s staff discount?
Asked 21 Apr. 2017
Yes on certain products
Answered 14 Oct. 2019
Yes but can't remember what it was when I was employed there.
Answered 26 Nov. 2018
How should you prepare for an interview at Commonwealth Bank?
Asked 20 May 2018
Understand the values of the bank and demonstrate key understanding of basic finances and emotional intelligence
Answered 10 Feb. 2019
Happy to worked extremely hard for little pay.
Answered 8 Jan. 2019
What are the working hours at Commonwealth Bank?
Asked 20 Jun. 2017
830am to 5pm
Answered 10 Dec. 2018
I was working full time 8.30am - 5.30pm
Answered 11 Dec. 2017
What should you wear to an interview at Commonwealth Bank?
Asked 21 Apr. 2017
Corporate always they are very strict
Answered 6 Oct. 2018
Smart business wear
Answered 12 Apr. 2018