GEICO is second-largest private passenger auto insurer in the U.S., thanks to their low rates, clever marketing and great service. As a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway -- led by renowned Warren Buffett -- GEICO offers new hires career advancement in a stable, supportive and rewarding environment.
As of 2017, GEICO operates 16 major offices, insures 15 million policyholders (and growing), and employs more than 37,000 associates across the country. GEICO is led by Tony Nicely, Chairman and CEO, and is headquartered in the Washington, DC area. In addition to auto insurance, the company also provides RV, ATV, Boat, Motorcycle, Property and other lines of insurance.
GEICO hires new associates into inside sales, customer service, claims, auto damage, IT, actuary. legal and analyst careers. They also offer fast-track management development programs for college grads. Associates average 3 promotions within the first 5 years; nearly 80% of their management team started in entry level careers!
GEICO's seven operating principles help create a workplace in which their associates can thrive.
1. Respect, support and provide opportunity for all associates.
2. Be fanatics for outstanding customer service.
3. Be the low-cost provider.
4. Operate with uncompromising integrity.
5. Maintain a disciplined balance sheet.
6. Make an underwriting profit while achieving optimum growth.
7. Invest for total return.