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The Standard – US – “Standard Plaza”

The Standard – US – “Standard Plaza”
Headquarters Portland, OR
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1906
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Insurance
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

Standard Insurance hopes to set the standard for life and disability insurance providers everywhere. Standard Insurance underwrites group and individual insurance products (branded as The Standard), including short-term and long-term disability, life, and accident insurance, and group dental and vision benefits. For employers, Standard Insurance provides plan administration tools and absence management services. It is the backbone of StanCorp Financial Group's insurance division, which insures more than 6.8 million employees through some 31,000 employer group policies. It... More

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Employees say it's “OK”   86 ratings

2.8

41% Approve of the CEO   44 ratings

The Standard President & CEO J. Greg Ness

J. Greg Ness

President & CEO

Middle management and "yes man/woman" heavy

  Current Claims Analyst in Portland, OR (US)

Pros: As has been said before, you do feel like part of a family. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Reviewed Jun 04, 2014

Interview Details Phone interview then a panel interview with two hiring managers. Managers were friendly but stuck to the boiler plate questions. Not very original or personable. When they offer the position they state that they have no room to negotiate earnings, but if you have any hope of maintaining an industry…Full Interview

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