Aviva Reviews

Updated 1 Mar 2021

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Aviva CEO Amanda Blanc
Amanda Blanc
69 Ratings
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  • "Too much plurality that senior management don't manage effectively(in 30 reviews)

  • "Hit a ceiling when at senior level - career progression quite limited beyond that(in 26 reviews)

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  1. "Good"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst 

    I have been working at Aviva full-time

    Pros

    Good culture and good work life

    Cons

    Not much it’s pretty decent

  2. "Good employer"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Programmer Manager in Norwich, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Aviva full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Looks after staff well with health days and good benefits.

    Cons

    I can't think of any


  3. "Stellar Company"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Investment Manager 

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

    Pros

    Great culture, working environment and mentors

    Cons

    Workload sometimes is overstretched. Lack of coordination

  4. "Good place to work with decent benefits"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Risk in London, England
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Aviva full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work has a laid back culture

    Cons

    Too much beaurcracy and things take ages to execute

  5. "Group Income Protection Insurance Underwriter"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Group Income Protection Insurance Underwriter in Southampton, England

    I worked at Aviva full-time

    Pros

    - structured training programme - great management - great team

    Cons

    - work can be monotonous - role will easily be fulfilled by software in the future

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  6. "Great Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Aviva full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great Benefits, and a really lovely office.

    Cons

    Lots of change, some office politics

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  7. "Mixed"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Test Manager in Norwich, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Aviva full-time

    Pros

    Flexible, supportive company to work for

    Cons

    Poor salary in comparison to other companies

  8. "Good company for employees"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Risk Manager in London, England

    I have been working at Aviva full-time

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits Flexible working positive company culture

    Cons

    Large and slow to change

  9. "Good company, bad management"

    4.0
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Claims Handler in York, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Aviva full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good team, good progression, great benefits

    Cons

    Terrible department management, very figures focused without much care for employees

  10. "Great"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Claims 

    I worked at Aviva full-time

    Pros

    flexible working, good people, nice offices

    Cons

    repetitive work, pay could be better

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