Chubb Corp

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Chubb Corp Reviews

Updated November 24, 2014
Updated November 24, 2014
174 Reviews
3.7
174 Reviews
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Chubb Corp Chairman, President, and CEO John D. Finnegan
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • The work life balance is very good and the compensation package is quite good (in 27 reviews)

  • Good Benefits including health insurance , Decent Bonus (in 18 reviews)


Cons
  • Few opportunities for advancement unless you are in the "inner circle (in 8 reviews)

  • Company promotes work life balance, but doesn't seem to readily give it (in 7 reviews)

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  1.  

    Good company working to bring it's culture to a more contemporary state

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Warren, NJ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Warren, NJ

    I worked at Chubb Corp full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Strong development culture offering many opportunities for learning, strength of underwriting discipline, typically supportive of work-life balance, solid ethical values, strong management support of diversity. Respected in the insurance industry. Great place to enter the insurance industry.

    Cons

    Flat organization can slow progress; also pretty defined silos within the company; culture can be passive/aggressive with indirect communication. Anticipated executive leadership change creating interesting dynamics

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great Learning Experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Noida (India)
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Noida (India)

    I have been working at Chubb Corp full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great Exposure to US insurance

    Cons

    Less Onsite opportinities and client interaction

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Rollarcoaster

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Claims Examiner in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Claims Examiner in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at Chubb Corp full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great people and good technical development.

    Cons

    Lower pay than the market

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue to appreciate differences in jurisdictions

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Good place to work, but at a price

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Underwriter III in Whitehouse, NJ
    Current Employee - Underwriter III in Whitehouse, NJ

    I have been working at Chubb Corp full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    -Flexible work arrangements (3 days working from home in the UW center)
    -Good benefits
    -Generous PTO
    -Great management
    -Friendly people

    Cons

    -Compensation is low commpared to competitors.
    -Not too much room for job growth.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Good company to learn

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Risk Analyst in São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)
    Former Employee - Risk Analyst in São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)

    I worked at Chubb Corp as an intern (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good oportunities to learn
    Good benefits

    Cons

    constant Travels
    need to review some internal processes

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  7.  

    Good Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - IT Manager in Warren, NJ
    Former Employee - IT Manager in Warren, NJ

    I worked at Chubb Corp full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Company promotes work like balance, flaxible work schedule, telecommuting options; good amount of paid time off, decent benefit package, annual bonus, very nice facility in Warren, NJ

    Cons

    Little room for advancement, unless you part of the power circle
    Too much politics
    Old systems

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Provide opportunities for those with proven track record, to retain talent

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Good Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - IT Technical Analyst - Virtual
    Current Employee - IT Technical Analyst - Virtual

    I have been working at Chubb Corp full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good company for work and family balance, casual work environment, strong leadership

    Cons

    The company does not spend enough on growing resources from within or training spend, could do better on employee recognition and promotion from within.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The company does not spend enough time/money on growing resources from within

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Family Oriented Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Warren, NJ
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Warren, NJ

    I worked at Chubb Corp full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    1. Good Benefits including health insurance , Decent Bonus
    2. Laid back
    3. Attrition rate is low
    4. Work from home and Family oriented
    5. Corporate funded education

    Cons

    1. There are politics in few departments
    2. Management is not well connected with regular workers
    3. Old Technologies and slow career growth

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management needs to interact quite often with regular workers.
    Use latest advancement in Technologies

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Great company to work for - your results may vary.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Information Technology
    Current Employee - Information Technology

    I have been working at Chubb Corp full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Compensation and work life are more than fair.

    Cons

    Still silo'd and still do a lot of box checking vs. what really adds value. Depending on where you work and for whom you could get a vastly different experience. I've had excellent managers and not so excellent managers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Delegate, develop, trust.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    I had a very enjoyable and beneficial 3 years at the company.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Chubb Corp full-time

    Pros

    The work life balance is very good and the compensation package is quite good.
    The working environment is friendly, with a low staff turnover.

    Cons

    As the company has focused on its costs base in recent years, the training budget is budget is minimal at best.
    Low staff turnover is one reason I would say career growth is less than in other companies.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Focus on maximising the output of current staff, this can be done without spending money on training.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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