Sun Life Employee Reviews about "work environment"

Updated 17 Dec 2020

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  1. "Great Opportunities"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sun Life full-time

    Pros

    Growth and influence opportunities. Autonomous work environment

    Cons

    Bureaucracy of large organizations that slows movement

  2. "Pretty Average"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Freelancer - Customer Service Representative in Paranaque City
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sun Life

    Pros

    Working environment is nice and people are very polite.

    Cons

    The pay is average and sometimes does not compensate for the workload.

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  3. ".."

    4.0
    Current Contractor - Java/J2EE Developer in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Sun Life

    Pros

    Outstanding workplace. Very comforting work environment

    Cons

    It's more of Ops.. Dev is not that much

  4. "One of the best companies to learn and grow as a professional"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Head of Actuary in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sun Life full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    • Leadership team is very accessible, strategic and do a great job in keeping everyone focused to the shared vision and goal. • Global exposure to various developed and developing Insurance markets by partnering with individual countries, regional office and corporate office to build scalable solutions, platforms and centralized functions. • Transparent and collaborative working environment providing ample platforms and opportunities to share your ideas. • Opportunities to learn and build domain technical expertise and work with some of the best minds in the Industry. • Multiple areas and opportunities to grow and build a long term career. • People are encouraged to take on additional responsibilities and get involved in cross functional projects.

    Cons

    • leadership training and Development opportunities at the middle management level should be increased.

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  5. "Not worth it"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Financial Advisor 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Sun Life full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Flexibility, unlimited opportunity, great clients, some good people

    Cons

    Poor Management, unfulfilled promises, commission only, competitive work environment, lack of proper training

  6. "Hard working, love team work, great team player, always on time"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Kitchener, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Sun Life full-time

    Pros

    Great work environment Great set up and team members

    Cons

    Not a great judge of character and work No benefits

  7. "Good firm"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Freelancer - Intern in Beijing, Beijing

    I worked at Sun Life for less than a year

    Pros

    Good work-life balance, good work environment

    Cons

    Less responsibility, need to ask for more work

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  8. "Great Experience"

    5.0
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sun Life for less than a year

    Pros

    - Very supportive company culture/work environment, paired with knowledgeable co-workers made this a great learning opportunity

    Cons

    - Work started to become repetitive

  9. "former worker"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Customer Service Representative in Hong Kong

    I have been working at Sun Life full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    friendly working environment with great benefits

    Cons

    heavy workload and long process time

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    "Perfect worklife balance"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst Developer in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sun Life full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Outstanding workplace. Very comforting work environment

    Cons

    It's more of Ops.. Dev is not that much

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