Birla Sun Life Insurance

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Birla Sun Life Insurance Reviews

Updated Jul 16, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.8 73 reviews

100% Approve of the CEO

Birla Sun Life Insurance Managing Director & CEO Jayant Dua

Jayant Dua

(13 ratings)

83% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Employee friendly, the leadership management takes pains to set a course, however middle management seems to be slow (in 5 reviews)

  • Excellent growth opportunity, achievements are recognized, praised and awarded, Respect for all individuals (in 4 reviews)


Cons
  • Extended working hours almost 20 days a month, erratic schedules, (in 2 reviews)

  • Bad Management, pathetic work culture, arrogant bosses (in 2 reviews)

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    Good Company

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsNo strict Timings Good Incentives

    ConsSales targets are not fair

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Its a good place to work

    Channel Development Manager- East (Current Employee) Calcutta (India)

    ProsGood Team to work for

    ConsUnplanned in some areas of work

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Poor

    Marketing Analyst - Group Life and Pensions (Current Employee) Delhi (India)

    ProsGreat shopping nearby
    Awesome co-workers
    Excellent technologoy resources

    ConsDifficult to deal with noise outside
    Awful parking
    Inexperienced supervisors with poor taste

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the great work
    Compensation needs to be boosted

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    At par

    Relationship Manager (Current Employee) New Delhi (India)

    ProsEmployee friendly, the leadership management takes pains to set a course, however middle management seems to be slow

    ConsZero transparency inevaluations. A lot of it is perception driven

    Advice to Senior ManagementGet down to details and basics. Listen to the fls, cut the flab in the middle

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    It's great experience to work in company like Birla.

    Insuranace Sector (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsGood support from seniors.All upper level to basic level Management is very best.

    ConsNo i did not found any problem in birla which was looks like really problem.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPlease make some increment best plans for older and contract basis employees.

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

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    Branch Accounts & Operations

    Branch Operations Executive (Current Employee) Buldāna (India)

    ProsBest employer in the industry

    ConsLate night sitting more than 10 day's a month 9:00pm

    Advice to Senior Managementmove to better future

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

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    Sound working

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Mumbai (India)

    ProsGood employee satisfaction in all manner

    ConsContinuous followups for targets and goals

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    Simply satisfying.

    Branch Manager (Current Employee) Māvelikara (India)

    ProsEthical and upholds the true values of integrity, passion, commitment, seamlessness and speed.

    ConsSlower and less aggressive than most other insurance co's.

    Advice to Senior ManagementSystems and more equipped training team needs to be in place to help improve sales.

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

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    very bad, and superiors are waste...they are not believing in their managers and forcing to do unethical practice..

    Branch Manager (Former Employee) Kottayam (India)

    Prosno good experience...the top managements are not understanding what IS HAPPENING IN BOTTOM LEVEL...their deportees are fooling them.

    ConsImmediate management is very very very bad guys.they are kicking others to satisfy their superior...getting the same experience from next to next manager...they are not believing in ethics but expecting "BIG" how? only "HIRE and FIRING" This is the very bad company which i worked for the last 19 years....somebody(some senior superiors) is really shame for the company ....................................very bad

    Advice to Senior ManagementBe a coach and mentor...don't spoil others career for your personal interest

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Corporate culture is good, but Boss/line manager management is must.

    Support Executive (Former Employee) Bhubaneswar (India)

    ProsGood career growth, systematic escalation, support of sr.s and head office for problem solving.

    Conslong working hours, need to handle or manage line manager for facilities or growth

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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