Legal and General Investment Management Reviews

Updated 29 Apr 2021

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Michelle Scrimgeour
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  • "The culture at LGIM, for the number of years that I worked there, demonstrated loads of cronyism(in 5 reviews)

  • "Hardly any chance of career progression as majority of Employees have worked int he same job for 15(in 4 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (1)

    "Great company, great culture with culturally savvy, empathetic and inclusive leaders!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Change Leader in London, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Legal and General Investment Management full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Culture - behaviour and values driven, people, innovative, brave, supportive environment with flexibility. Strong leadership on diversity, inclusion, wellbeing and people engagement. Positive outlook particularly following new leadership appointments, such as the Global Chief Operating Officer and Chief Risk Officer. Positive outlook for our people and clients.

    Cons

    Investment in technology but programme of technology improvements and rollout of new digital tools underway

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  2. Helpful (1)

    "Good company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Investment Manager in London, England, England

    I worked at Legal and General Investment Management full-time

    Pros

    very good work life balance

    Cons

    limited career opportunities, and options to move internally


  3. "Good place to work, but too many processes"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England, England
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Legal and General Investment Management full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work-life balance. Flexibility Open source tools are used and kept updated to latest. Good project. Training support in place. You can buy or sell holidays. Good apprentice programme.

    Cons

    To many processes to go through for making simple changes. Heavily out-sourced which impacts projects Low number of career opportunities.

  4. "Good Place to work, but too many process"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Legal and General Investment Management full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work-life balance Work from home flexibility Good projects Good remuneration

    Cons

    To many processes in place Outsourcing

  5. COVID-19

    "Great company to work for"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Corporate Analyst in Cardiff, Wales, Wales

    I have been working at Legal and General Investment Management full-time

    Pros

    It is a great job

    Cons

    Training during a pandemic was quite tricky as they had never had to remotely train for this role before.

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Experienced people"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Portfolio Analyst in London, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Legal and General Investment Management full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    if you are in a team with experienced people you will learn a lot as the company grows

    Cons

    Diversity and Inclusion Middle and Back office Infrastructure and IT systems

  7. "Good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Client Relationship Executive in London, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Legal and General Investment Management full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good culture, nice people, fast-paced, good brand reputation

    Cons

    tech is outdated but the business is aware and looking to update

  8. "OK"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer - Java Developer in London, England, England
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Legal and General Investment Management full-time

    Pros

    Shares, Bonus, varied projects, good perks with the company itself.

    Cons

    No training. Lack of career progression. Politics.

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  9. "Good Place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Valuations Analyst in London, England, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Legal and General Investment Management full-time

    Pros

    stability good people good work life balance

    Cons

    office politics compensation could be better

  10. "Robotic"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Fund Accountant in London, England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Legal and General Investment Management full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work life balance Study support Overpaid for role

    Cons

    Robotic responsibilities Holiday refusal Technological drift Lack of employee development focus Management team stagnation

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