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Legal & General Group Reviews

Updated 15 Nov 2019

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3.6
62%
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76%
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Legal & General Group CEO Nigel Wilson
Nigel Wilson
97 Ratings
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  1. "Excellent Company"

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    Former Employee - Resource Planner in Hove, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Legal & General Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good location Good on site facilities Continued training Progression

    Cons

    Always restructuring Canteen marginally over priced

    Advice to Management

    Overall good all round

    Legal & General Group2019-11-11
  2. "A developer trying to be different"

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    Current Employee - Technical Coordinator 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Legal & General Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    A great atmosphere and working environment

    Cons

    A small cog in group function

    Legal & General Group2019-11-15
  3. "Standard insurance roll"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Legal & General Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Extensive training, opportunities to expand sideways, internal transfer opportunities, cross training and good Christmas and summer parties and multiple perks and plenty of overtime opportunities

    Cons

    Training and support and be sporadic, Saturdays 9-5 every 3 weeks, once specialised can be difficult to negotiate holiday, cliquey environment (but still predominantly friendly), currently very stats based (kpi) performance based.

    Advice to Management

    Remember that your employees work better when you listen to the issues they raise and include them in the higher discussion to resolve it. Whether it's noting and issues with systems or process to reporting a personal issue, we're not psychic and we're not robots.

    Legal & General Group2019-11-14
  4. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Legal & General Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good work life balance and pay

    Cons

    Unclear management strategy Way too many meetings to get bau tasks done

    Legal & General Group2019-10-26
  5. "Excellent Employer"

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    Current Employee - Senior Director Business Development in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Legal & General Group full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Very strong direct investment track record; investing to create jobs and a super strong brand.

    Cons

    Pay is not the greatest

    Legal & General Group2019-10-24
  6. "Good People, Poorly Run"

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    Current Employee - Senior Financial Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Legal & General Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    People who carry huge load.

    Cons

    Poorly run from Senior Management.

    Legal & General Group2019-11-02
  7. "Good work life balance"

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    Former Employee - Manager 

    I worked at Legal & General Group full-time

    Pros

    Nice people with a pragmatic approach

    Cons

    Not the easiest location to get to or local amenities

    Legal & General Group2019-10-08
  8. "Good for training and developement"

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    Current Employee - Tagging Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Legal & General Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good for training and developement

    Cons

    Not sure yet. Will update later

    Legal & General Group2019-10-05
  9. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Pricing Analyst in London, England

    I worked at Legal & General Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    has good remuneration policy and culture

    Cons

    works with ancient legacy systems

    Legal & General Group2019-10-04
  10. "Claims Handler"

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    Former Employee - Claims Handler in Birmingham, England

    I worked at Legal & General Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Lots of employee benefits and free coffee

    Cons

    Commitment in recruiting a diverse workforce into all areas

    Advice to Management

    Different individuals bring different strengths

    Legal & General Group2019-10-16
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