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Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1897
Type Company - Public (CNA)
Industry Insurance
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

CNA Financial provides cross-continental coverage. The company is an umbrella organization for a wide range of insurance providers, including Continental Casualty and Continental Insurance. It primarily provides commercial policies, such as workers' compensation, auto, and general liability. CNA also sells specialty insurance including professional liability (doctors, lawyers, and architects) and vehicle warranty service contracts. The firm offers commercial surety bonds (through CNA Surety), risk management, claims administration, and information services. Its products... More

CNA – Why Work For Us?

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Our History
Since 1897, CNA has been providing outstanding service and an ongoing commitment to building long-term relationships, earning us a reputation for being a carrier that inspires trust. At CNA, we take pride in our ability to offer innovative products and services that meet the evolving needs of our customers and business partners alike.

As the 8th largest U.S. commercial insurer and the 13th largest U.S. property & casualty insurer, we provide insurance protection to more than one million businesses and professionals in the U.S. and internationally. We understand the importance of being where our customers are. Headquartered in Chicago, CNA has offices throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe. In these locations, we work with highly professional independent agents and brokers to ensure our customers receive the personal service and attention they look for in a carrier.

Our Financial Strength
Businesses can rely on CNA's financial strength and stability. CNA is highly rated for financial strength by all the major independent rating agencies. We maintain a strong balance sheet - the financial foundation of any insurance company - through a conservative investment philosophy and an ongoing, disciplined evaluation of assets and liabilities. CNA is well positioned to withstand the challenging conditions in the financial and insurance markets.

Working at CNA

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Employees say it's “OK”   193 ratings


41% Approve of the CEO   95 ratings

CNA Chairman and CEO Tom Motamed

Tom Motamed

Chairman and CEO

Great place, great people

  Current Employee in Chicago, IL

Pros: Great work-life balance, great people to work with. There is a lot of collaboration and you feel like you are an important part of a team. I also have a lot of autonomy and my manager does not micromanage. There is real trust between employees… Full Review

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Interview Details – Interviews - Phone screen, hiring manager, HR business partner, hiring manager's direct reports and hiring manager again. Orientation location was changed at the last minute and several new hires did not know where to meet. Several minutes of the orientation was missed due to poor communication.Full Interview

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CNA Awards & Accolades

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010
Barron's 500, Barron's, 2009
Top Intern Employers, CollegeGrad, 2009
Top Entry Level Employers, CollegeGrad, 2009
Top Intern Employers, CollegeGrad, 2008
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