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Birla Sun Life Insurance Reviews

Updated June 9, 2017
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Birla Sun Life Insurance Managing Director & CEO Jayant Dua
Jayant Dua
41 Ratings

139 Employee Reviews

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  • As such no cons ,it all depends upon the boss and super boss,how well we live upto the expectation (in 5 reviews)

  • Sales Pressure is very very high (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Decent company"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Developer in Wellesley Hills, MA
    Former Employee - Software Developer in Wellesley Hills, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Birla Sun Life Insurance full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    salary and benes were good. work space was easy going and the hours were reasonable. cafeteria on site plust teh four building campus was very nice. company picnics and such.

    Cons

    many new changes during 2010 and 2011. lots of mass layoffs. impersonal. mgt change caused culture to erode. good people left and other good people were forced out. was not the same good place any more


  2. "Can be a better company , if certain mearures are adopted"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Area Manager in Lucknow, SC
    Current Employee - Area Manager in Lucknow, SC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Birla Sun Life Insurance full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good independence to innovate , good pay masters in the industry

    Cons

    Poor job evaluation. No defined career progression. Hopeless HR

    Advice to Management

    Functional heads do no have any clue about the job @ root level, HR function needs to be more accountable

  3. "Trainer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Trading Environment for a new interns

    Cons

    Targets for Intern is quite huge


  4. "Chief Manager - Revenue Assurance"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Birla Sun Life Insurance (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good Culture of accommodating nature.

    Cons

    Lacks professionalism, poor appraisal system.

    Advice to Management

    Appraisal should be discussed with the Employee. When Employee states the appraisal is not discussed HR should intervene.


  5. "Great place to work!"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Birla Sun Life Insurance full-time

    Pros

    Started my career here. The Planning & Strategy Department is a great place to grow, learn, a lot of opportunities to contribute to the organization and work across teams.

    Cons

    Looking back, not too many cons. The hours are a little long, but the management is supportive. Definitely a great place to start your career!


  6. "It was a great learning opputunity"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Agency Manager in Thrissur (India)
    Former Employee - Agency Manager in Thrissur (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Birla Sun Life Insurance (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great Commissions
    Great Pay
    Great Working Environment

    Cons

    High Targets
    Top Level Pressure
    Staff cooperation is low
    Lack of friendly competition

    Advice to Management

    Nothing


  7. "i am satisfy our work."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Agency Development Manager in Agra, Uttar Pradesh (India)
    Current Employee - Agency Development Manager in Agra, Uttar Pradesh (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Birla Sun Life Insurance (Less than a year)

    Pros

    1. working environment is good and managers are very helping nature.

    Cons

    1. some issue are there.

  8. "Agency Manager at Birla Sunlife Insurance"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    People who stick here for atleast a year will earn good money

    Cons

    Survival is difficult as the pressure is high


  9. "managment trainee"

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    Former Employee - Management Trainee in Ghatkopar (India)
    Former Employee - Management Trainee in Ghatkopar (India)

    I worked at Birla Sun Life Insurance (More than a year)

    Pros

    work life balance
    cash incentiives
    trips
    awards
    travelling to different cities

    Cons

    monotonus work
    no growth
    same work
    targets
    complex environment

    Advice to Management

    no


  10. "Relationship Manager"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Relationship Manager in Kolkata (India)
    Current Employee - Relationship Manager in Kolkata (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good working environment and culture.

    Cons

    Hiring graduates also for the same position.

    Advice to Management

    Should Focus on customer satisfaction


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