Askari Bank Limited Employee Reviews

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Overall an ok company
Network Specialist (Former Employee) –  Islamabad, PakistanMay 4, 2017
Askari bank is one of the banks operating in Pakistan. The work environment was OK, they didnt have a big IT department. The best thing about the office was its location.
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5.0
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Good
Intern (Former Employee) –  RawalpindiApril 25, 2017
All were very friendly and cooperative, all helped and guided during the internship period. All were punctual and prefer to be on time. Best learning place for startups.
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4.0
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Productive
Internee (Former Employee) –  RawalpindiFebruary 6, 2017
I ave learned about dealing with the customers as well as with the colleagues. I have learned about the account opening process in Aaskari bank
Pros
2 time tea
Cons
no break for lunch
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5.0
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Productive experience
Customer Service (Intern) (Former Employee) –  Lahore, PakistanJanuary 24, 2017
The working environment was excellent. The staff members were very helpful and as an intern, they taught me a lot about banking individually in different departments. I enjoyed working there for a few weeks and I hope to get a job in the banking industry of Canada.
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4.0
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Askari Bank is a good employer
Manager Credits (Current Employee) –  Daharki, PakistanDecember 1, 2016
Askari Bank Limited is a good employer, Askari Bank Limited offers excellent opportunities and job conditions for extremely talented people. Bank is quite prudent and following instructions of central bank.
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productive and fun place to work with askari bank .
Regional HR Coordinator/Operation Officer (Current Employee) –  LahoreNovember 26, 2016
Askari bank is the one of the lead bank in pakistan . I am happy to be a part of askari bank . I have learned a lot from my seniors and age fellows. I am enjoying in askari bank in HR deptt but i have to move my self ahead thts why i came to dubai for better future.
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Mid Stream Bank
Collection Officer (Former Employee) –  LahoreMarch 13, 2016
They are very strict to policies as it mainly holds by the Army Personnels.Co-workers are good there. Management is also very cooperative
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• To ensure inter-departmental coordination for smooth operation & good working relationships.
Business development officer (Former Employee) –  LahoreDecember 8, 2015
• Participated in school & college cricket team.
• Participated in dramatics held in school and college.
• Have a good communication skill in all Languages (English, Urdu, Punjabi)
Pros
never
Cons
yes
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2.0
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Askari Bank as Work Place
Operations Manager (Former Employee) –  Rawalpindi, PPBNovember 22, 2015
The points you mentioned in above review case are interlinked, thus its make the work place totally amiable condition for employees to work and got satisfaction, any weak link as I rated above make the employee's mind set to leave and search else for better opportunity.
My case is same as I elaborated here.
Pros
Better environment and handsome package.
Cons
May be far from family and home land.
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3.0
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Most enjoyable part tof the job
Company Driver & Personal Driver to CEO (Former Employee) –  PakistanNovember 18, 2015
Fun place work with supportive management. Not all about the numbers but how you personally group and develop. Decent amount of red tape and politics, but this is expected of a big Company
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Productive Management
Projects Coordinator (Current Employee) –  Rawalpindi, PPBSeptember 28, 2015
Askari Bank Limited is one of the leading and growing banks in Pakistan and a lot of potential careers opportunities and learning at here. I joined this bank one year before and learn a lot from here.
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5.0
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sales & support
incharge general banking (Former Employee) –  karachi pakistanJuly 8, 2015
Relationship Manager
• New Business Development & Deposit mobilization of bank
• Sales of BANCASSURANCE
• Sales of Personal Loan
• Sales of SME Loan
• Marketing of various product
• Processing of application from Borrower

CD INCHARGE
• Supervision to all general banking entries all general banking entries like financial & non-financial
• Cash opening & closing
• Cancellation of cheque and other financial instrument
• Clearing Inward / Outward
• Remittances
• Term deposit
• Online Banking
• Processing of utility bills collections
• Monthly reconciled H.O Accounts

OPERATIONS OFFICER
• Account Opening
• Issuance of Locker
• Issuance of ATM Visa Card
• Issuance of all type of certificate
• Issuance of cheque book
• Issuance of “E” Statement
• Issuance of SMS Alert
• Reconciled of Zakat Statements
• Customer Service

ACCOUNTS DEPARTMENT
• Daily checking of Activity
• Reporting to area, region and head office
• Monthly provisioning
• Monthly payment to the vendor
• Fortnightly H.O. reconciliation
• Ensure all Branches GL lines monitored, balanced and reconciled as per guidelines
• Maintain an up to date / balanced inventory of all security stationery


H.M Esmail & Company Jan-2000 to Apr’2005
Assistant Accountant
• Reconciliation of Bank Statements
• Reconciliation of Sales Tax
• Reconciliation of Income Tax
• Reconciliation of purchase
• Reconciliation of Sales


EDUCATION

M.B.A. From Preston University Karachi Pakistan
B.COM From
  more... Karachi University Karachi Pakistan
I.COM From Jinnah Govt. College Karachi Pakistan
S.S.C. From Aisha Children Paradise School Karachi
SKILLS
• Ensure all counter transactions are processed accurately and swiftly and in accordance with the laid down procedures.
• Reduce wait time and serve time by efficient processing of all transactions.
• Manage customer expectation for each interaction and ensure adherence to basic service standards set by the business.
• Accurate delivery of cash to customers at all times.
• Be vigilant and alert on any possible frauds and risks.
• Investigate thoroughly any differences in balancing and reconciliation of cash and other security items by following the standard process of checking / scrutiny / investigation.
• Ensure effective risk management and regulatory compliance for the Teller functions
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5.0
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Decent Environment
Account Officer (Current Employee) –  Larkana, Sindh Pakistan.July 6, 2015
Decent Day, 15 hour job without overtime payment, Fun with co-workers after banking hours, Unbalanced job with family/Relations, Low Salary, Working because Employment Experience is better than Unemployment and we learn everything new everyday in from the customers and management.
Pros
Morning Tea
Cons
Long Hours without Overtime Payment
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Great place to succeed and have a great career
Assistant Manager/Senior Auditor (Former Employee) –  PakistanMay 5, 2015
Askari Bank is a great bank where your hard work never gets unnoticed and there is a clear career path and everyone love there job in this bank.
Pros
Clear career path and also great pay
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3.0
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Full time responsibility and alertness
CHIEF CASH OFFICER (Current Employee) –  Attock, PPBApril 27, 2015
.. a typical day at work is throughout busy i.e. from 0900 am - 0700pm
.. time management
.. managing customer satisfaction with in TAT
.. co-workers enjoy while working with me
.. long working hours everyday
.. interaction with people from every walk of life
Pros
Trainings and refresher sessions
Cons
non-stop banking 0900am-0700pm
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4.0
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Productive in supervision and banking operations
SVP/ Regional Head SAM South (Former Employee) –  KARACHI PAKISTANMarch 21, 2015
Reliable worker for any bank in supervisory capacity or in the capacity of senior management member , used to work as head for all the accounts which were sick / non performing loans etc
Pros
Petrol, Furniture, Car etc
Cons
Nil
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5.0
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Very professional fabrication synergised regarding accounts & SME / Commercial credits
Assistant Manager - Accounts / Credit Officer (Former Employee) –  Sialkot, PPBMarch 8, 2015
It was a great institution that helped very significantly towards learning branch's accounting & SME / Commercial credits. I worked there for four years & the experience very fruitful as i gained good recognition in business circle.
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4.0
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A well reputed bank of Pakistan.
Finance Internee (Former Employee) –  Karachi, PSDFebruary 2, 2015
Partly Government owned bank of Pakistan directly under the supervision of the Central Bank of Pakistan. Here I learnt many things such as credit control function, the import and export of currency and operations within the bank.
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4.0
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Good Working Environment. Helping Management
Assistant Manager (Former Employee) –  Rawalpindi, PakistanJanuary 12, 2015
The Working Environment is good. The upper management is cooperative and helpful. Long working hours are there but one or two times in a week.
Pros
Free Tea and Snacks
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Balanced, growing, providing good scope
Branch Manager (Former Employee) –  Mirpur, PPBDecember 12, 2014
General good working environment.Formal Work culture, Providing good scope for performance. Yes Boss culture.
Pros
Good and enabling environment. good medical and remuneration packages
Cons
healthy and comfortable
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