Compare Hastings Direct vs Towergate Insurance BETA

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Hastings Direct

Employee Ratings

  • Hastings Direct scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 272 reviews)
Hastings Direct employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Towergate Insurance employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 240 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Hastings Direct employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Towergate Insurance employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Hastings Direct employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Towergate Insurance employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Hastings Direct employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Towergate Insurance employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Hastings Direct employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Towergate Insurance employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Hastings Direct employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Towergate Insurance employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Hastings Direct Ceo Toby van der Meer
89%
89%Toby van der Meer
Hastings Direct employees rated their CEO Approval 25% higher than Towergate Insurance employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Towergate Insurance Ceo David Ross
64%
64%David Ross
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
Hastings Direct employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Towergate Insurance employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
47%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Hastings Direct employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than Towergate Insurance employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

Hastings Direct has 48 more total submitted salaries than Towergate Insurance.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative35 Salaries
£9/hr
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£18,654/yr
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£17,613/yr
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£18,128/yr
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£21,558/yr
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£17,703/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Hastings Direct.
  • "Towergate" was the most mentioned Pro at Towergate Insurance.
  • "Team leaders" was the most mentioned Con at Hastings Direct.
  • "Towergate" was the most mentioned Con at Towergate Insurance.
Pros
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 15 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 15 reviews)
Pros
"Towergate"(in 22 reviews)
"Good people"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team leaders"(in 14 reviews)
"Call centre"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
"Towergate"(in 28 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 17 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Risk Pricing Analyst

I have been working at Hastings Direct full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great support from management. Opportunities to work in areas you think could be useful. Interaction with senior stakeholders pretty early in to the job.

Cons

Some IT problems but I think this is simply due to us working from home that is causing this

"Great team"24 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Software Developer

I have been working at Towergate Insurance full-time for more than a year

Pros

Very smart team with a wealth of knowledge. Always willing to help each other. Everyone gets on very well and our department head is the most thoughtful and encouraging manager I have had the... pleasure to work for.

Cons

Honestly havent got a bad word to say.

Job Postings

Hastings Direct has 29 more recently posted open jobs than Towergate Insurance.