John Hancock Reviews

Updated 29 Jul 2020

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3.7
74%
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John Hancock President and CEO Marianne Harrison
Marianne Harrison
72 Ratings
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  1. "Overall Experience as assistant"

    4.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at John Hancock full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Fast team - Reliable - Fairly compensated - Over time rate was high

    Cons

    - A Lot of contact hours -

    John Hancock Response

    August 14, 2019Head of Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for sharing your feedback. We're happy to know you are having a positive experience.

  2. "Great"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Investment Analyst in Boston, MA

    I worked at John Hancock full-time

    Pros

    There are a lot of benefits and great salary

    Cons

    It is a stressful job


  3. "Working with some of the best"

    3.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Dothan, AL
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at John Hancock full-time

    Pros

    Flexibility, ability to change lives

    Cons

    Some of the hours can be extraneous

  4. "Administrative Asst"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant 

    I worked at John Hancock full-time

    Pros

    Location and amenities in Back Bay

    Cons

    Position eliminated after merger done

  5. "Great Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at John Hancock full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Brand recognition, Culture, access to resources

    Cons

    Slow to make meaningful change

  6. "Benefits"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Executive Assistant in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at John Hancock full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great benefits: 4 percent company match on your 401k, 3 weeks vacation, bonus, etc.

    Cons

    Salary is below market rate

  7. "Great company to work for!"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Administrator in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at John Hancock full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Absolutely love the management there, very flexible and understanding. Definitely the company to work for if you desire work-life balance. But again, it depends on the management that you report to.

    Cons

    I didn't notice any cons while working there.

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  8. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at John Hancock full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    - Reputable name with top tier products - Great pay and benefits - they care about their employees and their customers...not just providing lip service

    Cons

    I can't think of any cons

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    "Good Company Meh Management"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Business Systems Analyst in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at John Hancock full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Benefits, Company Perks, Community involvement and Volunteer opportunities

    Cons

    A lot of Managers that shouldn't be Managers, Brown Nosing is rewarded more than exemplary work

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  10. "Wonderful place and people"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at John Hancock full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Wonderful people and place to work

    Cons

    The pay could be higher

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