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Updated March 2024.

About Unum

Company Overview
We’re a specialist, market-leading employee benefits provider – and one that’s growing fast. We strive to create healthy and productive workplaces across the UK – starting by offering the very best opportunities to our own staff. We’ve built a supportive, inclusive environment where you can be yourself, whilst also being part of an ambitious, growing organisation, where your possibilities are endless. Unum UK makes up one part of Unum Group – an international brand that has over 11,000 employees worldwide and a collective mission to help the working world thrive.
Company Size 911 UK-based Employees
INDUSTRY Financial Services & Insurance
Unum Head Office

United Kingdom

Employee Demographics

  • <2 years - 29%
  • 2-5 years - 23%
  • 6-10 years - 18%
  • 11-15 years - 8%
  • 16-20 years - 11%
  • Over 20 years - 10%

Company Culture at Unum

The employee experience below at Unum, compared to a typical company.

96% of employees at Unum say it is a great place to work*, compared to 54% of employees at a typical UK based company.
Typical Company
*Responses to the statement “Taking everything into account, I would say this is a great place to work.” vs. a typical UK company.


This is a physically safe place to work.


I feel good about the ways we contribute to the community.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their sexual orientation.


When you join the company, you are made to feel welcome.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their race.

Working at Unum

Team building at the Marketing & Distribution kick-off event.
Jane Hulme, HR Director, painting a new wellbeing area for staff at one of our local charity partners.
Looking after our onsite beehives at our Dorking office, on World Bee Day.
Mark Till, CEO, helping local communities fight hunger as part of our annual Heroes for Hunger food drive.
Showing our support as proud sponsors at Pride in Surrey.

Best Workplaces Lists

Great Place To Work® is proud to recognise Unum on the following Best Workplaces Lists.

Interested in a career at Unum, or just want to know more?

To discover what sets Unum apart and explore relevant career opportunities, take a look at their website.

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