Sun Life Financial Advisor Reviews

Updated 5 Jul 2020

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4.1
83%
Recommend to a Friend
83%
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Sun Life CEO Dean Connor
Dean Connor
29 Ratings
  1. "Review"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Advisor in Makati City

    I worked at Sun Life part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    you can control your time for work

    Cons

    not all if for this kind of job

  2. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Smithers, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Sun Life full-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours, great atmosphere, great management.

    Cons

    Can't think of much to say.

  3. "Amazing opportunity"

    4.0
    Current Contractor - Financial Advisor in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Sun Life

    Pros

    Great Team organized great opportunities

    Cons

    Hectic sometimes however, it is all worth it at the end

  4. "Vile."

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Advisor in Waterloo, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Sun Life full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Learn what you don't want from a career

    Cons

    I left and never looked back.

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  5. "Good pay"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Makati City
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sun Life part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Commissions are based on your personal activities. More activities, higher commissions.

    Cons

    Sales quotas must be met, otherwise, will be asked to resign.

  6. "Could be a good career"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Security Advisor in Montreal, QC

    I worked at Sun Life full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    potential to make money, flexible,

    Cons

    hard to build up, can be discouraging

  7. "Great Insurance company"

    3.0
    Former Contractor - Financial Advisor in Scarborough, ON

    I worked at Sun Life for more than a year

    Pros

    Good training. Friendly work atmosphere.

    Cons

    Not for people with less people skills.

  8. "Not a good place for Financial Advisors"

    2.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Freelancer - Financial Advisor 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sun Life for less than a year

    Pros

    Great for full time employees

    Cons

    As a Financial Advisor it really sucks. One works on 100% commission and uses their own money for prospecting! Gets an office one cannot afford

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  9. "insurance and investment"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Freelancer - Financial Advisor in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sun Life for more than a year

    Pros

    lots of opportunities and freedoms

    Cons

    high financial cost of office and transportation

  10. "Former Financial Advisor"

    3.0
    Former Freelancer - Financial Advisor 

    I worked at Sun Life

    Pros

    Flexible High commission bonus and rewards

    Cons

    Independent advisor Find and build your own clientele No benefits

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