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Manulife Reviews

Updated 16 Jan 2020

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3.6
71%
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86%
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Manulife CEO Roy  Gori
Roy Gori
272 Ratings
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  • "Long hours sometimes and transactions must be completed within the day(in 43 reviews)

  • "Work-life balance bad in certain departments (e(in 39 reviews)

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  1. "Great Place to work"

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    Former Employee - Actuarial Analyst in Manila, Manila
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people and the company actually cares about employees.

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

    Advice to Management

    none

    Manulife2020-01-17
  2. "Good company, but transformation is ongoing"

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    Former Employee - Delivery Manager in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Manulife full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    good company values, and great people, good compensation and benefits

    Cons

    transformation is difficult. Gap exists between intentions and execution. Structures don't support agile as they should. This will improve over time

    Manulife2020-01-16
  3. "Manulife a good place to get started"

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    Former Employee - Business Development Consultant in Kingston, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good technology. Great people. Excellent benefits if you pay for part of them.

    Cons

    Too much downsizing as you get older and make too much money.

    Advice to Management

    Be more in touch with those about upcoming changes

    Manulife2020-01-15
  4. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Senior Full-Stack Developer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Manulife full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    employee friendly, good benefits, work from home policy.

    Cons

    a little slow or laid back I should say

    Manulife2020-01-15
  5. "Solid"

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    Current Employee - Director 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Cost efficient, innovative, inclusive, trustworthy

    Cons

    Fosters environment of self promotion over team achievement

    Manulife2020-01-14
  6. "Great work life balance"

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    Current Employee - Product Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Manulife full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great company, competitive pay and amazing flexibility

    Cons

    Large company hard to move initiatives along

    Manulife2020-01-07
  7. "Compliance Officer"

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    Former Employee - Compliance Officer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Manulife full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good culture & nice people.

    Cons

    Low pay and bonus structure is not great.

    Manulife2020-01-07
  8. "LTD CM"

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    Current Employee - LTD Case Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Manulife full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, work from home option, good work environment, good benefits

    Cons

    Caseloads too high, lots of turnover at certain times of the year, small pay raises

    Advice to Management

    Compensate the loyal and hard working employees properly rather than spending that money offering to new hires who last only a few months.

    Manulife2020-01-07
  9. "A good company with postive culture"

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    Current Employee - Associate Full Stack Software Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Manulife full-time

    Pros

    flexible, get things done together

    Cons

    the old legacy project seems troublesome

    Manulife2020-01-06
  10. "Employment at Manulife could be better"

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    Former Employee - Contact Centre Auditor in Montreal, QC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Manulife full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Lots of opportunities for change/secondment

    Cons

    Too many management changes lead to scattered vision/job tasks

    Advice to Management

    Focus more on getting the work done by the professionals and individuals who have an affinity for the job.

    Manulife2020-01-09
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