Unum Group
3.5 of 5 109 reviews
www.unum.com Chattanooga, TN 5000+ Employees

Unum Group Reviews

Updated Jul 7, 2014
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3.5 109 reviews

                             

88% Approve of the CEO

Unum Group President, CEO, and Director Tom Watjen

Tom Watjen

(75 ratings)

66% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    great employer to work for

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Proscompensation, management, and opportunity to advance

    Consmarket competitiveness and difficult to do business with

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    Great work environment, lots of opportunities

    Assistant Vice President (Current Employee)
    Portland, ME

    ProsPositive work environment, respectful culture, strong commitment to customer experience. We've grown a lot over the last few years and have gone through signficant, yet positive changes.

    Conswe're lucky to work for such a strong company. Lots of change, which can be challenging, but we're all in it togther.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work, and thank you for what you do.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    People First / Customer First Culture

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsCollegial, collaborative culture where people are valued and the customer comes first.

    ConsConsensus culture can impede timely decision making.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsFriendly culture with many growth opportunities.

    ConsLarge organization thus change can be slow.

    Advice to Senior ManagementConsider more outside team building activities.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Excellent company to work for.

    Lead Disability Benefits Specialist (Former Employee)
    Chattanooga, TN

    ProsGreat pay, benefits, and management was open to my suggestions.

    ConsJob could be very stressful.

    Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to listen to your employees. There are a lot of great ideas out there.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Awesome Company. I love working for this company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsVery good management and very professional

    ConsNone. Dont have any complaints.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great, conservative company

    Process Analyst (Current Employee)
    Chattanooga, TN

    ProsPlenty of paid time off, good culture, opportunities for advancement for creative and driven employees, a budding movement toward openness and more modern workspaces, and superior work/life balance opportunities (work from home and alternative schedules)

    ConsBehind much of the industry technologically (way too many applications), redundant processes, hit-or-miss leadership with little accountability for devastating errors in many departments.

    Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to pursue making Unum the technology leader in the disability industry, focus attention on accountability and meaningful coaching for leadership--both new and old--as much as you've focused on coaching for individual contributors, review ongoing projects and initiatives holistically to reduce redundancy--it will save you money!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    UNUM is a great place to work!

    Project Manager (Former Employee)
    Portland, ME

    ProsUNUM puts family first, the people are very helpful and willing to mentor.

    ConsI can't think of any cons.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Lead Disability (Current Employee)
    Chattanooga, TN

    Pros-Above average compensation
    -Flexible hours
    -Good benefits
    -Good PTO package
    -Good team environment
    -Opportunity to work with other resources

    Cons-Constant change in procedures and policies.
    -Difficult to take PTO due to deadlines and turn around time for information received.
    -Difficult to move up

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    It is wonderful.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsThe people are friendly, work is sold, and benefits are amazing.

    ConsI haven't found one yet.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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