Located in the heart of downtown Chattanooga, Tenn., Unum’s corporate headquarters is in a growing city that combines the best of urban convenience with an abundance of outdoor activities. Downtown’s renaissance in the past two decades has created an urban core full of coffee shops, restaurants, entertainment and parks, along with new and historic housing. Publications such as The New York Times, Forbes, USA Today and National Geographic have cited Chattanooga as a great place to live, do business and enjoy the outdoors. More than 2,500 employees and their families call the Chattanooga area home.
On the eastern bank of the Mississippi River, this capital city of nearly 230,000 is the hub of all things Louisiana. Just an hour away from New Orleans, Baton Rouge proudly reflects its roots in French, Spanish, Creole and Native American culture. This location is the hub of Unum’s dental business, where more than 230 employees support our fastest growing business segment.
As the capital of South Carolina and located in the heart of the Palmetto State, Columbia is home to our Colonial Life business. The city is the heartbeat of education, commerce and government for the state, and is known worldwide for its low cost of living and crime rates, and as a top destination for business. More than 1,000 Colonial Life and Unum employees call the area home, and enjoy the city’s central location with easy access to beaches, mountains, state parks and diverse cities such as Charleston and Atlanta.
As the largest urban area in Maine, Portland and the Greater Casco Bay area feature some of the best that the state has to offer, from museums and arts centers to historic districts and coastal parks. It’s also home to Unum’s largest campus with nearly 2,800 employees. Portland combines the charm of a New England coastal community with great lobster feasts and other world-class dining to create a destination named by Forbes magazine as one of the best places for business and careers in the country. With a variety of activities available during every season, Portland is also an outdoor-lover’s paradise.
slide 3 of 4 Columbia As the capital of South Carolina and located in the heart of the Palmetto State, Columbia is home to our Colonial Life business. The city is the heartbeat of education, commerce and government for the state, and is known worldwide for its low cost of living and crime rates, and as a top destination for business. More than 1,000 Colonial Life and Unum employees call the area home, and enjoy the city’s central location with easy access to beaches, mountains, state parks and diverse cities such as Charleston and Atlanta. Find Jobs in Columbia
Nationwide Field Offices
Primarily located in metropolitan areas, our field offices deliver Unum's unique package of employee benefits solutions to thousands of workplaces throughout the country.
Benefits To Help You Thrive
Live Your Best You
We have on-site and virtual offerings and equipment to support your fitness, diet and nutrition, and overall health management, including gym membership coverage as well as a comprehensive health benefits package with medical, dental, vision and prescription drug plans.
Find Your Best You
We all need to recharge. Employees start with 17 or more paid days off, plus floating and company holidays. Paid time off increases based on tenure to 30 days, plus holidays. New parents have access to six weeks of paid parental leave. We also expect the unexpected and offer employee assistance programs, emergency assistance and travel insurance.
Grow Your Best You
We know the value of lifelong learning and provide reimbursement for qualified education expenses and student debt relief program. The personal and professional development of our people is front-and-center. Resources range from professional development and learning opportunities to financial, emotional and physical wellbeing support.
Plan Your Best You
Based on market trends and local data, our salaries are competitive. We reward beyond the bi-weekly paycheck through ongoing recognition programs, conferences and an annual bonus incentive plan, and we help our employees by providing life and disability income protection insurance. We also offer options to purchase accident, critical illness/cancer or hospital indemnity coverage as a financial safety net.
Retirement may be a long way off, but the planning and saving should start early. Our 401(k) program matches dollar for dollar for up to 5% of base salary.
slide 1 of 4 Live Your Best You We have on-site and virtual offerings and equipment to support your fitness, diet and nutrition, and overall health management, including gym membership coverage as well as a comprehensive health benefits package with medical, dental, vision and prescription drug plans.
Our Benefits in the U.S.
We offer benefits and rewards that are competitive and comprehensive. As you would expect from a leading insurer, we offer a number of financial protection products as part of our wide range of offerings which include:
17 to 30 paid days off, plus floating and company holidays
401(k) defined contribution and employer match up to 9.5% of base salary
Life and disability insurance, plus additional options
Performance-based incentive bonus
Student debt relief and tuition reimbursement opportunities
Six weeks of paid parental leave
Employee assistance, emergency assistance and travel insurance
On-site and virtual fitness and wellness resources and/or gym reimbursement
Paid volunteer opportunities, working alongside a variety of community partners
Restaurant facilities at corporate offices
We’re at the top of our industry, and staying there means we move quickly, drive change and expect results. To showcase our dedication to excellence, our company has received several awards, including:
World's Most Ethical Companies
Best Employers for New Grads
Best Employers for Diversity
Diversity Best Practices Inclusion Index
Top Companies for Executive Women
Gender Equality Index
100% Disability Equality Index Score
Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion
Among 50 most community-minded companies in the US
Points of Light
Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality
Human Rights Campaign Foundation
Great Place to Work Certified
Excellence in Health & Well-Being
Business Group on Health
Leading Disability Employer
National Organization on Disability
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Inclusion and Diversity
Our active and vibrant employee resource groups help us steer corporate inclusion and diversity efforts. We host events throughout the year celebrating and promoting the diversity of our workforce.