Sun Life Overview

  • www.sunlife.com
  • Toronto, Canada
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1865
  • Company - Public (SLF)
  • Insurance Carriers
  • $2 to $5 billion (USD)

Sun Life is a leading financial services organization dedicated to helping people achieve lifetime financial security and live healthier lives. We provide a wide range of insurance and investment products and services in key markets around the world including Canada, the United ...
Mission: Helping our Clients achieve lifetime financial security and live healthier lives.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2023 (#21), 2021 (#25)

Top CEOs: 2018 (#19), 2017 (#17), 2016 (#23)

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Sun Life Reviews

4.0
84%
Recommend to a Friend
96%
Approve of CEO
Kevin Strain
Kevin Strain
101 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 10 years

"Great employer"

Jan. 25, 2023 - Business Systems Consultant in Waterloo, ON
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

-Work/life balance and flexibility -Commitment to supporting diversity and LGBTQ2+ (and you get to see this in your coworkers!) -Work from home, or in office with good virtual environment - Stable

Cons

-Very large company, so can be hard to get a handle on all areas and roles
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Diversity & Inclusion at Sun Life

4.3
(385 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Sun Life?

...Mature HR processes, diversity and inclusion, good benefits, industry average pay, remote work....Read More

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Sun Life Interviews

Experience
Positive58%
Negative22%
Neutral20%
Getting an Interview
Applied online53%
Campus Recruiting16%
Employee Referral9%
Difficulty
2.7
Average
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  1. Underwriter Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Canada
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Okay interview process didn’t get sent back a email after talking to the HR recruiter.. very disrespectful when the job is severely underpaid for the industry.. like 10k in difference severe..
    Interview

    Same generic HR robotic questions

    1 Answers

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Sun Life Awards & Accolades

  • Glassdoor Best Places to Work Canada 2023Glassdoor2023
  • Best Workplaces for Inclusion in CanadaGreat Place to Work® (GPTW)2022
  • Best Workplaces in Canada for Mental WellnessGreat Place to Work® (GPTW)2022
  • Best Workplaces for Hybrid Work 2022Great Place to Work® (GPTW)2022

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Does Sun Life offer relocation assistance?

...life balance, good benefits package...

February 23, 2022

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People Also Ask about Sun Life

Employees rate Sun Life 4 out of 5 stars based on 3,395 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor. In 2021 and 2023, Sun Life employees have voted their company to be one of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work.

To get a job at Sun Life, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Sun Life and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 84% of employees would recommend working at Sun Life to a friend. This is based on 990 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

58% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Sun Life as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.7 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Sun Life.

77% of employees think that Sun Life has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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