Barclays Careers and Employment

What is it like to work at Barclays?

3.8Work/Life Balance
3.8Salary/Benefits
3.5Job Security/Advancement
3.6Management
3.8Culture
3.0
As a contractor it's hit and miss
Written by Colleague Engagement (Current Employee) from London on 19 January 2019
Barclays, 1 Churchill Place (1CP).

In general, a positive and encouraging place to work. There is a big focus on life-work balance and wellbeing. The floors are getting refurbished one by one and the newer floors are definitely bright, airy and pleasant. There is a deliberate shortage of desks as they have introduced flexi-desks but most departments - more... are still somewhat possessive of 'their' flexi-desks until around 10am. Having said that, there are always desks available after a short search. The meeting rooms are well kitted-out. The IT systems are not always sensible or easy to access and ... - less
Prosrefurbished floors are nice and subsidised canteen is decent
Constoo many make-work minded people (I'm too busy to talk) and lack of access to senior leadership
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