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Gallagher Overview

Rolling Meadows, IL (US)
10000+ employees
1927
Company - Public (AJG)
Insurance Agencies & Brokerages
£2 to £5 billion (GBP) per year
Aon, Marsh & McLennan Companies, Willis Towers Watson
Gallagher, an international insurance brokerage and risk management services firm, is headquartered in Rolling Meadows, Illinois, has operations in more than 30 countries and offers client-service capabilities in more than 140 countries around the world through a network of ... Read more

Mission: We help clients around the globe address risk, protect their assets and recover from losses.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rolling Meadows, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rolling Meadows, IL (US)
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    I have been working at Gallagher full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Role is challenging but rewarding. Truly feel that my direct Manager values my input and ideas and is dedicated to improving our department.

    Office Perks - Corporate Office has a free gym on site with great work out classes offered. Coffee bar and sushi bar in cafeteria. Nice outdoor work spaces and either a treadmill or bike desk on every floor.

    Cons

    For corporate headquarters, you will need to live in the suburbs or have a car. It's difficult to get to from downtown.

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Gallagher Photos

Gallagher photo of: The Gallagher ART Department at Gallagher Way
Gallagher photo of: Gallagher set out to do 90,000 hours worth of volunteering as a company and instead did 112,706.
Gallagher photo of: Our UK team took part in a walk to raise money for St. Basils.
Gallagher photo of: Patty DeNoon was named Heartland Region’s 2018 Employee of the Year.
Gallagher photo of: Gallagher participated in a smoke alarm installation event in remembrance of the 60 year anniversary of the Our Lady of Angels fire.
Gallagher photo of: The 10 newest Gallagher Bassett interns.
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Gallagher Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Gallagher in September 2012.

    Interview

    The interview was conducted by a manager and a team leader. They were friedly and made me feel at ease. The questions were mainly competency based, nothing out of ordinary. As long as you support your answers by giving concrete examples, no further probing questions were asked. It seemed they had a list of questions and stuck to them.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a situation when you made a mistake? What did you do to rectify it? What was the outcome?   Answer Question
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Gallagher Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2019
  • Worlds Most Ethical Companies, Ethisphere Institute, 2019
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