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Welcome to our stories

There's always plenty going on as we work together to shape the future of our industry. Sure, we work hard – but we play hard too. Find out more about life here.

Welcome to our stories

An update from our Actuarial team

We caught up with Lyndsey and Phil from our Actuarial team and asked them how the team, the business and their roles have evolved in the last 12 months.

Q&A with Chloe Young - Data Engineer

I joined in September 2019, having previously had a grad job as a Dev Ops Engineer. There was a lot of crossover between the two jobs, but still a lot of new stuff to learn.

You’re unique. Your CV should be too.

You’re unique. Your CV should be too. Make sure you adapt your CV for each role you apply for. Here’s how.

Encouraging women into IT is more important than ever

I’m often asked if I have advice for women interested in getting into IT, and all I can say is ‘go for it!’

Getting women into STEM starts with girls in schools

There’s no doubt that attracting more women to data and technical roles in insurance and in other sectors is challenging, but things are definitely changing.

Paul Cummings talks about the endless career opportunities at LV= GI

Paul – Operations Manager – has progressed over the past twelve years, from being a member of the sales team to being our Operations Manager. We sat down with him to find out about his career, what keeps him going and what he’s looking forward to in the future…

The LV= GI partnership with the University of Bristol has created so many exciting opportunities

As a woman working in tech as part of a brilliant team of people from all over the world, listening to diverse voices and different perspectives is a subject close to my heart.

Q&A with Katie Hermans - Head of IT (Direct and Digital Portfolio)

We have a flair for recruiting people with a wonderful attitude, who want to do their best every day. We always have interesting and exciting projects happening too; I can honestly say that in 15 years I have never felt bored.

Q&A with Merve Alanyali - Lead Data Scientist

As a Data Scientist, insurance businesses like LV= GI are heaven, because of the sheer diversity of data we have access to, and the range of issues we’re challenged to overcome.

My LV= GI life by Bobby Sinha, Application Owner

I joined LV= General Insurance (LV= GI) in August 2019 as Application Owner, Level 2 in the IT team. I manage a team of eight people, both based at LV= GI and from a third-party IT services provider in India.

Embedding virtual ways of working. An interview with Claire Hird

This year has been a test for us all in different ways, and it’s been no different for businesses. We’ve had to adapt and evolve as the coronavirus pandemic has continued. We sat down for a chat with Claire Hird, Head of Operations here at LV= to understand what we’ve been doing to look after our teams.

Putting our people first. The perks of working at LV= GI

From supporting diversity and inclusion to helping individuals shape their careers, here at LV= GI we pride ourselves on looking after our people – day in, day out. Discover the work perks that make LV= GI the perfect place to build your future...

Coming out, fitting in and celebrating Pride 2020

We caught up with Alan, Communication and Engagement Executive at LV= GI Birmingham, to hear all about his experience of working here as an openly gay man and why celebrating Pride means so much to him.

Freedom, variety and lots of opportunity. Could a Claims career be for you?

What makes LV= General Insurance Bristol’s Claims team such a great place to build a rewarding career? Find out from our Senior Claims Consultant, Joss.

Jon Mansley talks about Digital Transformation…and more!

We caught up with Jon Mansley and asked him how the team, the business and his role has evolved in the last 6 months.

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An update from our Actuarial team

We caught up with Lyndsey and Phil from our Actuarial team and asked them how the team, the business and their roles have evolved in the last 12 months.

Q&A with Chloe Young - Data Engineer

I joined in September 2019, having previously had a grad job as a Dev Ops Engineer. There was a lot of crossover between the two jobs, but still a lot of new stuff to learn.