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"Good lifestyle, but can be pushy"

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Current Employee - Senior Business Consultant in Boston, MA
Current Employee - Senior Business Consultant in Boston, MA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Liberty Mutual Insurance full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Not much overtime, good pay, so you have time to enjoy your life outside the office.

Cons

Management can be very clear about what job or career they want you to take, so growing inside the company the way you want might be difficult. Obviously, this is different manager to manager.

Advice to Management

Be more flexible, or you might lose people you don't want to lose.

Other Employee Reviews for Liberty Mutual Insurance

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Great company to start a career"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Financial Analyst in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Senior Financial Analyst in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Liberty Mutual Insurance full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great company to start a career. You can get great experience working here. Good pay and ok benefits.

    Cons

    Work and life balance is not good for some financial/accounting roles. Make sure to put your relationship with the manager first and your work second. This would get you places.

    Advice to Management

    Be careful about promoting people to management. Some managers are not very emotionally stable or knowledgable.


  2. "Accountant"

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    Former Employee - Accountant in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Accountant in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Liberty Mutual Insurance full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    employment, office located in good neighborhood in the city.

    Cons

    corporate structure, title driven, hard to advance, LOW pay compared to market, folks put themselves on pedestals because of their title, so much so that they wont respond to an email from lower level employees if theyre a manager (unless you include all those who are 'above' you on the email). reminds me of the book 1984. its easy to get pigeonholed. your experience is not transferable, so after 15 years as a Sr. Accountant, good luck if you get laid off due to restructure (which happens all the time). they encourage lateral moves to further diversify your background, which only spreads you thinner and less marketable outside. heavy heavy office politics. they don't care for their employees no matter what they preach, your treated like a child, not a professional. On days before holidays, grown adults "professionals'' sit around and wait for an email from mgt "allowing" them to leave early...really?? what is this 1st grade? no one knows what theyre talking about (non professional). they preach higher education, so many people enrolled in grad programs, and they dont know why theyre getting their degree. Oh because they wont promote you to manager w/o a masters (regardless of how much experience you have). stay away at all cost, "Start here go no where" should be the modo in the corp office. Full of people who put on a tie, work in the city get paid garbage and think their better than others. go elsewhere it will take you further, dont get caught in their trap. No training structure. I was let go as a result of a reorg, and literally 1 month later i found a role with another insurance company, paying me $22k more/year. I am not making that up. with 7 more vaca days and 10 actual sick days.

    Advice to Management

    get over yourself, stop treating those who are not on the same level as you as inferior. care about the professional development of your staff. Pay market base salary.

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