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Royal London Overview

London, England
1001 to 5000 employees
1861
Company - Private
Insurance Operators
£2 to £5 billion (GBP) per year
Competitors

Aviva, Scottish Widows, Standard Life Aberdeen

Royal London is the largest mutual life, pensions and investment company in the UK, with funds under management of &pound;114 billion, 8.8 million policies in force and 3,893 employees. Figures quoted are as at December 2018.<br/><br/>Royal London is owned by its ... Read more

Mission: Royal London is the largest mutual life, pensions and investment company in the UK, with funds under management of &pound;114 billion, 8.8 million policies in force and 3,893 employees. Figures quoted are as at December 2018.<br/><br/>Royal London is owned by its ... Read more


Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2020 (#21), 2019 (#10), 2018 (#19)

Top CEOs: 2019 (#19), 2018 (#7), 2017 (#10)

Royal London Reviews

  • "Brilliant company to work for, with a great work culture"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Web Content Editor in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Current Employee - Web Content Editor in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Royal London full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Working with open minded individuals, career progression, work/life balance

    Cons

    Don't think I can come up with any

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Royal London Photos

Royal London photo of: Royal London Banner ad
Royal London photo of: 2019 Annual Roadshow
Royal London photo of: Wilmslow Roadshow 2018 Joshua Tree
Royal London photo of: Wilmslow Roadshow 2018
Royal London photo of: London Roadshow 2018
Royal London photo of: London Roadshow 2018
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Royal London Interviews

Experience

Experience
59%
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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
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  1. Helpful (3)  

    Marketing Change Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Royal London (London, England) in February 2020.

    Interview

    Initially a very smooth process but massively fell over after the interview. Initial telephone interview went well with the recruiter and was invited to a face-to-face with the hiring managers. F2F interview went well, both interviewers were friendly and made for a pleasant interview experience. I was promised a response within a week but this never came.

    After the week's wait, the job was relisted online and the recruiter couldn't be bothered to have the courtesy to tell me I'd not been successful. Repeatedly tried to make contact with the recruiter for a response but nothing was responded to. Gave up after four weeks. Evidently the company doesn't care enough about it's people to have basic common courtesy towards potential new recruits, something which seems to be a common trait amongst these reviews. I will be avoiding the company going forwards.

    Interview Questions

    • Name a time you made a mistake and explain how you overcame it.   Answer Question
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Royal London Awards & Accolades

  • Company of the Year, FTAdviser Online and Innovation Service Awards, 2016
  • Company of the Year, Money Marketing Financial Services Awards, 2016
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