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Guy Carpenter Overview

New York, NY
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Insurance Agencies & Brokerages
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Formed in 1923 as a cotton harvest reinsurer, Guy Carpenter has become a top provider of intermediary services for insurance firms seeking to reinsure their risks. The reinsurance broker helps insurers find coverage for property/casualty, life and annuity, and accident and ... Read more

Guy Carpenter – Why Work For Us?

​​A Team Oriented, Client-Focused Company

At Guy Carpenter, our diverse workforce comprises many talented individuals who are committed to our clients' success. We recognize that our people are our greatest assets, and we are looking for team players who can deliver outstanding results. Whether you are an experienced professional or just beginning your career, we invite you to explore the opportunities at Guy Carpenter.

As a global leader in the risk and reinsurance industry, Guy Carpenter is an exciting place to build a challenging and rewarding career. We seek candidates from a wide range of backgrounds and experience – from recent graduates, to professionals with extensive (re)insurance industry experience, to candidates with proven track records in other industries. Guy Carpenter fosters a highly-collaborative culture that enables colleagues to make an immediate impact in a team environment.

For more information, please visit the profile of our parent company, Marsh & Mclennan.

A Global Network

Spanning more than 50 offices worldwide, our diverse and matrixed organizational structure fosters collaboration and innovation across regions and business units as we remain committed to delivering reinsurance solutions that manage risk exposure and create capital value for our clients.

Current Opportunities

We're always seeking professionals with experience in the insurance and reinsurance industries, as well as candidates who have proven track records in other industries. If your background and experience present a solid match for our team, we're interested in hearing from you.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Guy Carpenter is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.

Our culture sets us apart. While we prize individual know-how, we believe in the power of teamwork to achieve what any one of us could not achieve alone. We’re encouraged to challenge assumptions, look at problems from different angles and develop new ways to address the challenges that face our clients. Though we thrive on intellectual challenges, we know that our clients require practical solutions that are attainable in the real world. We measure our achievements, and you should too.

Above all, we seek to be effective advocates and our commitment to representing clients’ needs with integrity is our highest priority.

Our Vision

To be the world's premier risk and reinsurance intermediary.

Our Mission

To execute smart, creative solutions that deliver more capital value and better results for our clients.

Our Values

We strive to emulate our core seven values – the attributes that make us unique and characterize our firm in all that we do.

  • Client-centric... we live and breathe for the success of our clients.
  • Strength... we use our vast experience, presence and influence in the marketplace to build solutions for our clients.
  • Integrity...we are professionally sound, ethical, transparent. We do not over-promise or under-deliver.
  • Technical Expertise... we combine the latest technology, analytical skills and specialty expertise to create and deliver value.
  • Creativity... we find new ways to solve old and new problems.
  • Proactivity... we are aggressive, prepared, anticipatory. We are always in the game; never a spectator.
  • Global... we leverage our global resources to solve local problems.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Guy Carpenter strongly believes that a diverse workforce is the best way to create new ideas that enable our firm to continue leading the industry in performance and talent management. Having diversity of thought in our workforce and encouraging different perspectives helps Guy Carpenter develop new strategies to meet our goals and grow our business. The establishment of best practices in diversity and inclusion is among Guy Carpenter's key business mandates, and it is embedded in our firm's overall philosophy and daily responsibilities.

Colleagues across Guy Carpenter's regions and business units are involved with our firm's diversity and inclusion initiative. Our Executive Committee is committed to this effort and has empowered the firm's dedicated GC Diversity Council to support this culture and promote a diverse workforce. Additionally, our commitment to diversity is exemplified by the creation of internal colleague-led Employee Resource Groups (ERGs). The Women's; Young Professionals; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT); and Racial and Multicultural groups are community-focused and allow colleagues to have a dedicated forum for discussion and networking. These groups are open to all colleagues to allow for better understanding and integration across the organization. To further these goals, the GC Diversity Council and the individual ERGs regularly take part in industry events dedicated to promoting diversity.

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    I have been working at Guy Carpenter full-time


    Colleagues are very committed to client's best interest


    Management is only committed to bottom line

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    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Guy Carpenter.


    Interview process was pretty straightforward. The interview was roughly two and a half hours and included lunch. The in-office interviews were very informative for both parties, while the lunch was fun and a great way to meet fellow colleagues.

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