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Northwestern Mutual Overview

  • Milwaukee, WI
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1857
  • Company - Private
  • Investment & Asset Management
  • $10+ billion (USD)

Northwestern Mutual has been helping families and businesses achieve financial security for over 161 years. Through a distinctive, whole-picture planning approach including both insurance and investments, we empower people to be financially confident. We combine the expertise ...
Mission: We combine our unsurpassed financial strength, solutions and expertise with time-tested principles, a comprehensive approach to planning and a financial representative’s long-term commitment to listen to, guide and encourage you.

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Best Places to Work: 2021 (#82), 2018 (#67), 2013 (#41), 2011 (#22), 2010 (#11), 2009 (#5)

Top CEOs: 2021 (#46), 2019 (#89), 2017 (#90), 2015 (#8), 2014 (#4), 2013 (#5)

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Campus Recruiting29%

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    Zoom interview, with 2 employees. The process lasted for 30 minutes and had casual conversations as a start and deeper questions about internships experiences, field, and marketing. The atmosphere is good and casual.

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Northwestern Mutual Awards & Accolades

  • Forbes 2019 Best Employers for DiversityForbes2019
  • 100 Best Companies to WorkGlassdoor2018
  • America's Best Employers for DiversityForbes.com2018
  • Vault 2016 Top 5 Financial Services InternshipsVault Guide to Internships2017
  • Training Top 125Training Magazine2017

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Employees rate Northwestern Mutual 4 out of 5 stars based on 9,759 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor. In 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2018 and 2021, Northwestern Mutual employees have voted their company to be one of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work.

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Overall, 72% of employees would recommend working at Northwestern Mutual to a friend. This is based on 6,120 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

59% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Northwestern Mutual as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.4 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Northwestern Mutual.

72% of employees think that Northwestern Mutual has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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