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West Des Moines, IA
1001 to 5000 employees
1939
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Insurance
$50 to $100 million (USD) per year
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Working at Farm Bureau Financial Services

For more than 75 years, we’ve helped people protect what matters most to them. Founded to meet the unique needs of farmers, as times have changed, so have we, yet we remain true to our roots as a service-to-members organization.

Today, we insure ... Read more

Mission: We protect livelihoods and futures.

Employees enjoy unique rewards including:
• Dynamic corporate culture focused on a commitment to ethics and excellence
• Emphasis on a healthy work-life balance and competitive ... Read more

Farm Bureau Financial Services Reviews

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    I have been working at Farm Bureau Financial Services full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Welcoming/inclusive/friendly culture, great education and development opportunities, free on-site wellness facility, dining facility, day care facility, on-site Iowa Clinic, beautiful property with ponds and walking trails, volunteer time off, actively involved in United Way, internal mobility and a coaching culture is encouraged.

    Cons

    Work from home flexibility (in this day and age, meetings could be downsized and could possibly be done via phone or Skype).

    Advice to Management

    Keep encouraging internal mobility, as well as a year long coaching culture (not just once a year at annual reviews).

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Farm Bureau Financial Services Photos

Farm Bureau Financial Services photo of: Employees walk around our on-campus pond during the Step It Up Iowa Healthiest State Walk.
Farm Bureau Financial Services photo of: Farm Bureau Financial Services' Management Team came together to build a Habitat for Humanity home in the East Village neighborhood of Des Moines.
Farm Bureau Financial Services photo of: On Veteran's Day, employees joined together to recognize two of our veteran employees with Quilts of Valor.
Farm Bureau Financial Services photo of: A team of our employees participated (and won!) the IMT Des Moines Marathon Corporate Relay in 2016.
Farm Bureau Financial Services photo of: arm Bureau Financial Services is proud to partner with Variety, the Children’s Charity, to make a difference in the life of a special child named Isabella Pena
Farm Bureau Financial Services photo of: 2016 Des Moines Corporate Games trophy for the Large Company Division
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Farm Bureau Financial Services Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Manhattan, KS
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Farm Bureau Financial Services (Manhattan, KS) in December 2016.

    Interview

    Multi Stage with more information gained at each level. Includes testing and background check. Each stage was mutual screening opportunity. If either party didn't like where it was going we could terminate the process.

    Interview Questions

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