Sun Life Reviews

Updated Mar 2, 2021

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Sun Life CEO Dean Connor
Dean Connor
319 Ratings
Pros
  • "Doing very well at maintaining comraderie in a remote work environment(in 111 reviews)

  • "Good Benefits (specially Insurance policies)(in 88 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Holistic advise focused"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Associate Advisor in Calgary, AB

    I have been working at Sun Life full-time

    Pros

    Great product shelf of insurance and investments

    Cons

    None that I can think of

  2. "Amazing work culture"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Senior Web Developer/Designer in Waterloo, ON

    I have been working at Sun Life full-time

    Pros

    Progressive work culture, collaboration, diversity, digital focus

    Cons

    There are no real downsides


  3. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Systems Analyst in North York, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sun Life full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice co-workers, good culture, great benefits, flexible WFH

    Cons

    Low growth opportunities, dated systems,

  4. "SunLife review"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Data Scientist in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits and good work-life balance

    Cons

    advancement training for certain areas is limited

  5. "Review"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director Enterprise Architecture in Waterloo, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sun Life full-time

    Pros

    A place with lots of challenging work

    Cons

    Very busy, work place balance is an issue

  6. "Great employer"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Vice President in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sun Life full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Robust Corporate structure and support model for advancement

    Cons

    Siloed approach limits talent mobility between areas

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  7. "Solid corporate experience"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Case Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Sun Life full-time

    Pros

    Fairly respectable salary and benefits

    Cons

    High workloads and expectations from management

  8. "Good Place to Work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Telephony Analyst Co-op in Waterloo, ON

    I worked at Sun Life full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Awesome team and team members support and help each other. A good work life balance.

    Cons

    Dealing with clients can be stressful, but it is part of the nature of the job and I enjoyed it.

  9. "Great"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Analyst in Toronto, ON

    I worked at Sun Life full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work, good people

    Cons

    Nothing notable to report about

  10. "Good Job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Surrey, BC

    I worked at Sun Life part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    For an analytical person everything is straight forward and easy to do

    Cons

    Job can get repetitive but, if that's what you like then that's a Pro

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