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Sun Life Reviews

Updated 18 Jul 2019

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Sun Life CEO Dean Connor
Dean Connor
470 Ratings
  1. "Overall pleasant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sun Life full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits nice people

    Cons

    Technology could be more advanced

    Sun Life2019-06-11
  2. "Great Benefits"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wellesley, MA

      I worked at Sun Life full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Has a work life balance

      Cons

      Recent reorganization. resulting in layoffs

      Sun Life2019-06-10
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      "Good work experience"

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      Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Vancouver, BC

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

      Pros

      Flexible time, sales motivated, good training program

      Cons

      Do not have base salary

      Sun Life2019-06-05
    • "Good compensation"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

        Pros

        Excellent training And incentives plus good work environment

        Cons

        It's difficult because you have no sales lead

        Sun Life2019-06-08
      • "Good company"

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        Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Gurgaon, Haryana
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Sun Life full-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        Employee Friendly company with good compensation benifits

        Cons

        Little bit of politics rest all is good

        Sun Life2019-06-06
      • "Performance Test Engineer"

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        Current Employee - Performance Engineer in Waterford
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Sun Life full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Great company, great people and a great place to grow.

        Cons

        There is no cons... to be honest.

        Sun Life2019-05-24
      • "Been working for 6 months"

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        Current Employee - Developer 
        Doesn't Recommend
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Sun Life full-time

        Pros

        - Good Flexibility in terms of work from home and office location - amazing benefits

        Cons

        - not a collaborative environment - a lot of work to be done but not enough people means one person has to handle more than they can - not a lot of learning opportunities

        Sun Life2019-05-24
      • "Stable company with great benefits"

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        Current Employee - Tableau Developer in Waterloo, ON
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Sun Life full-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        Work Life Balance Great people to work with

        Cons

        Below avg pay for top Talent

        Sun Life2019-05-23
      • "Working At Sun Life Is Okay"

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        Former Employee - Client Care Representative in Kitchener, ON
        Doesn't Recommend
        Positive Outlook
        No Opinion of CEO

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

        Pros

        -excellent benefits plan from day one -interesting content in terms of call taking

        Cons

        -uncomfortable call center setting -training was slightly unprofessional

        Sun Life2019-06-06
      • "Learning and Development Trainer - Great overall experience."

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        Current Employee - Learning and Development Specialist in Vancouver, BC
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Sun Life full-time for more than 5 years

        Pros

        Direct leadership was great at the managerial and director level. I personally cannot comment on Senior Leadership as I did not have more than a couple of interactions with them. From my experience (5 years) we were allowed to be professionals and given projects that had an impact on our business and helping to serve the teams we were directly responsible for. We had the opportunity to share our expertise with other...

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        Cons

        Nothing significant. Management was open to discussion and refining/considering our team/individual contributions.

        Advice to Management

        Continue to work towards Mr. Dave Jones's vision of fanatical customer service and continue to develop the processes to serve clients.

        Sun Life2019-05-20
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