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Royal London

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Royal London is the largest mutual life insurance, pensions and investment company in the UK, with assets under management of £148 billion, 8.8 million policies in force and more than 4,000 employees. Figures quoted are as at 31 December 2020. We’re a purpose-driven modern ...
Mission: Being a mutual means we’re customer-owned. When we first opened our doors in 1861, we wanted to help people to help themselves. It's been our way of thinking ever since. At Royal London, we’re driven by the needs of our customers and we want to build meaningful relationships ...
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2021 (#40), 2020 (#21), 2019 (#10), 2018 (#19)

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Royal London CEO Barry O’Dwyer
Barry O’Dwyer
226 Ratings
    Business Development Manager
    Current Employee, more than 1 year
    London, England
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    Lots of admin / time spent on basic tasks due to an old internal system and over reliance on spreadsheets. New systems are being developed to clean this up however.

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    Royal London Interviews

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    Applied online67%
    Recruitment Agency13%

    1. Analyst Interview

      Anonymous Employee in Edinburgh, Scotland
      No Offer
      Negative Experience
      Average Interview


      Very friendly during interview process and helpful HR... but the process was painfully slow even though they would have known from the start there was a big salary mismatch. Ultimately I didn't get an offer.

      Things about their values... typical competency questions (think of a time where you automated)

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    • Company of the YearMoney Marketing Awards2020
    • Best protection providerMoney Marketing Awards2020

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    Employees rate Royal London 3.6 out of 5 stars based on 606 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor. In 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021, Royal London employees have voted their company to be one of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work.

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    Overall, 63% of employees would recommend working at Royal London to a friend. This is based on 606 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

    50% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Royal London as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Royal London.

    58% of employees think that Royal London has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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    • Dublin (Ireland)
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    • London
    • Macclesfield
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