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Transamerica Reviews

Updated Jul 19, 2019

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Found 1014 reviews

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60%
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Transamerica CEO Mark W. Mullin
Mark W. Mullin
388 Ratings
Pros
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  • "The Company is owned by a foreign parent that has no understanding or care about employees below upper management level(in 35 reviews)

  • "Senior management self glorifies themselves(in 14 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (1)

    "Actuarial Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Transamerica full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Employee engagement inclusive culture growth

    Cons

    Slow employee growth and development

    Transamerica2018-10-23

    Transamerica Response

    November 5, 2018Recruitment and Branding Analyst

    Have you checked out our Talent Development Learn Center? We offer many individual development opportunities there. Thanks for highlighting our inclusive culture.

  2. "Awesome place to work"

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      Current Employee - Actuarial Assistant 

      I have been working at Transamerica full-time

      Pros

      Great people, great company and atmosphere

      Cons

      Location is not ideal for me

      Transamerica2019-07-20
    • "Good experience"

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      Former Employee - Sales Associate in Saint Petersburg, FL
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Transamerica full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Great career path growth for entry level.

      Cons

      Work life balance is difficult if you have outside work responsibilities.

      Transamerica2019-07-10
    • "Advisor"

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      Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Lafayette, LA
      Recommends

      I have been working at Transamerica full-time for more than 10 years

      Pros

      Freedom to set your schedule

      Cons

      You have to make it happen

      Transamerica2019-07-17
    • "Goof"

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        Current Employee - Compliance Consultant 

        I have been working at Transamerica full-time

        Pros

        Good place to work at

        Cons

        Morning to complain about there

        Transamerica2019-07-15
      • "Decent company before it was sold"

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          Current Employee - Training Specialist 

          I have been working at Transamerica full-time

          Pros

          Employee perks and benefits. The ability to work from home

          Cons

          Poor management and inefficient processed were the downfall.

          Transamerica2019-07-10
        • "Ehh short lived"

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          Former Employee - Retirement Specialist in Denver, CO
          Recommends
          Neutral Outlook
          No opinion of CEO

          I worked at Transamerica full-time for less than a year

          Pros

          Good pay good benefits nice view

          Cons

          Under appreciated, over worked , over looked , and favoritism.

          Transamerica2019-07-10
        • "Perfect"

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          Current Employee - Financial Representative in Southfield, MI
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at Transamerica full-time for more than 3 years

          Pros

          Excellent Company to work at.

          Cons

          There are no cons at Transamerica

          Advice to Management

          Continue during

          Transamerica2019-06-19
        • "Good place to work if focus is money"

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          Former Employee - Sales Associate in Los Angeles, CA

          I worked at Transamerica part-time for more than a year

          Pros

          A lot of freedom, if interested in the life of an entrepreneurship

          Cons

          Pressure is mostly put on you, not a consistent paycheck

          Transamerica2019-06-17
        • Helpful (1)

          "h"

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            Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

            I have been working at Transamerica full-time

            Pros

            Excellent View, super friendly and helpful culture.

            Cons

            Stuck in reorganization and little innovation.

            Transamerica2019-06-13
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