Global Atlantic Financial Group Employee Reviews

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Poor group of leadership
Analyst (Current Employee) –  Des Moines, IADecember 8, 2018
Do not apply for this company if you are looking for a good productive culture where you are able to grow both personally and professionally. If you prefer to half-butt your job and not advance or grow others around you, then you are a perfect fit.
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Research Analyst (Former Employee) –  Des Moines, IASeptember 22, 2018
Working there is the epitome of mediocrity. Manager's are unwilling to forego unnecessary measures in repetition, and do not enjoy any feedback whatsoever.
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Fun place to work
Senior Business Analyst (Current Employee) –  East Hampton, CTMarch 20, 2018
Most people are easy to work with, sometimes you find a few that are not easy to work with or for. The best part of the day is when no one else is working and you can get your work done.
Pros
Work from home
Cons
Work with people that have a bad case of CRS.
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Great place to work
Sales (Current Employee) –  Des Moines, IAMarch 15, 2018
Great place to work. The culture is great, promote community involvement and volunteer work in the community. Many positions have the ability to work remotely. They promote work/life balance as well.
Pros
Great career advancement opportunities. Great building location and attached parking garage.
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professional
Executive Assistant (Current Employee) –  New York, NYFebruary 27, 2018
professional, culture carriers, smart, intelligent, innovative, full of integrity, team players, experience, creative, work-life balance opportunities,
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Fast Growing Company with Terrific Benefits
Training and Education Consultant Analyst (Current Employee) –  Batesville, INFebruary 9, 2018
I have learned much and continue to learn in my position. The benefits are exemplary. There are many opportunities to move and grow within the company. Most of the management are great leaders and coaches who really care about their reports. The reasons I would leave would be to move closer to my family and a bad manager who was not a good coach and didn’t help me learn and grow.
Pros
Benefits, growth potential
Cons
Break-neck fast paced
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Flexible work schedule and laid back atmosphere
Accounts Payable Analyst (Current Employee) –  Indianapolis, INDecember 2, 2017
One of the nicest perks of this company is the flexible work schedule. As long as you get your 40 hours in each week, the time you are there is not important. If you need to leave early one day, then stay late the next.
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Energetic
Senior Consultant (Current Employee) –  Des Moines, IAOctober 12, 2017
This company is growing strategically and is rewarding employees who are key to its success. Leaders are approachable and are very transparent about business goals.
Pros
Contributions are recognized, competitive salary and benefits
Cons
Growth mode means things move quickly
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Growing company, leadership growing pains
Marketing Director (Current Employee) –  Batesville, INAugust 16, 2017
The company offers good salary and benefits, but in my current position, senior leadership is lacking in leadership skills. The hierarchy is very vertical, with countless layers of management on top of management, which creates a lot of redundancy in the actual work being done. Managers tend to be into the details of their subordinate's jobs too much.

On the positive side, the company is trying hard to be something great. Financially, the company is solid. Hopefully the personnel issues will work out as the company's growing pains improve.
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Benefits
Cons
Many of the managers aren't strong leaders
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Worst company ever!!
Associate (Former Employee) –  Southborough, MAJune 16, 2017
If you are looking for a company who value you as an employee, then this is not the company for you. The Human Resources department is of no use other than working on managers orders. The company has a very small size and the politics inside is complicated. There's no day without gossiping about the peers by VPs and AVPs. There are few employees who work sincerely on deals and do buy and sell at work which even the top management doesn't question on. Overall this is not a company for anyone who works sincerely.
Pros
Compensation
Cons
Human Resources, rude managers
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It's decent but could be better
Marketing (Former Employee) –  Simsbury, CTMay 23, 2017
Stressful, not enough resources - poor advancement opportunities, Dress code changes don't make up for deeper issues. The work at home program is only for certain groups who's managers are less old school.
Pros
Decent comp and benefits
Cons
Some VP's and AVP's have inflated titles.
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If you like being told a bunch of garbage work here
Anonymous (Former Employee) –  Indianapolis, INApril 13, 2017
The people and the culture were not good. Obviously not all, but most were untrustworthy. They would say one thing and do another.
Would never tell a friend to work there.
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Great Place to Contribute
Talent Acquisition Consultant (Current Employee) –  Des Moines, IAApril 5, 2017
Global Atlantic is a fast growing organization filled with extremely talented individuals. The collaborative environment allows for people to easily contribute and feel like what they do here matters.
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Meritocracy environment with great teamwork; includes the risks of product distribution support structure changes.
Regional Vice President (Former Employee) –  CaliforniaMarch 30, 2017
Employees are given the opportunity to excel in their field with ample balance of freedom and the support necessary to achieve the company's objectives. Good name recognition for a growing company. Great history and value added through solutions provided by company to its business partners.
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great work/ life balance
New Business Specialist (Current Employee) –  Des Moines, IADecember 13, 2016
This is overall a good company to work for. There just isn't any opportunity for growth and advancement.
I have learned lots of things in my tenure including how to separate my work and home life and
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