Santander

Santander

About us

Our purpose at Santander UK is to help people and businesses prosper. We are a leading financial services provider, offering a wide range of personal and commercial financial products and services, with around 15 million customers across our Retail and Corporate Businesses.

We have set ourselves an ambitious target – to become one of the best banks in the UK to work for. We’re transforming our business, creating a Simple, Personal and Fair culture in a dynamic and creative environment. We are committed to making a difference, aiming to help one million people by 2020 through the Discovery Project.

Our customers come from a wide range of backgrounds, and so do our people. We aim to reflect and celebrate diversity in our workplace in order to create an inclusive culture that adds real value to our business.

Website: https://www.santander.com/en/careers/uk-careers

Reviews


3.4
Rated 3.4 out of 5
3.4 out of 5 stars (based on 21 reviews)
Excellent29%
Very good24%
Average28%
Poor0%
Terrible19%

Hybrid working

Rated 4 out of 5

A busy individual job but most seem to work from. Very detailed background check including bank statements. Good pension and bonus. The staff are freiendly and generally helpful

Shambolic

Rated 1 out of 5

Pros

Flexible working, holidays, pay

Cons

Training, management, It systems

Did not enjoy working here. Lack of support and not inclusive. No well being and stressful

Great place to work

Rated 5 out of 5

Worked there for 34 years was very sad that the company closed down the site which lead to mass redundancy but been a great place to work.

Most people are working remotely now which doesn’t suit everyone but convenient if it does

Decent place, middling salary, little room for advancement

Rated 4 out of 5

Decent place, middling salary, little room for advancement or progression. Every bank is closing branches, that’s not unique to Santander, but it means that if you want to progress you basically have to wait for someone to retire. They recently announced an extra 4% rise on top of their already announced annual pay increase to try help with cost of living.

Toxic work environment

Rated 1 out of 5

Management far too full of their own importance without actually managing staff. Hotdesking is a horrible way to work carrying belongings around in a carrier bag. Ridiculous dress code when you are working in a call centre. No one ever around to assist with difficult calls.

Updated on October 23, 2022

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