Careers at Gallagher

Gallagher has rapidly become one of the largest insurance brokers in the UK. We are located over 70 offices across the UK and Ireland, specialising in a variety of risks including marine, aviation, professional indemnity, commercial, and many more.

We are committed to recruiting and developing a high performing workforce, to live our values, enabling us to deliver a world-class risk and insurance management service.

As a progressive company, we have opportunities for driven, passionate people looking to build their career among like-minded individuals. We recruit for a wide variety of roles and specialisms, including risk, compliance, finance, legal, IT and human resources, among others.

Benefits and rewards

At Gallagher we strive to attract and retain people with the ability, experience and skill to deliver on our strategy. With this in mind, our benefits package has been developed to be competitive in the marketplace, while also reflecting the speed of growth within the business and the need for these benefits to be offered in an affordable and sustainable way.

The benefits offered include everything from company pension contributions to employee discounts, all of which can be accessed via our flexible benefits portal.

Training and development

At Gallagher, we take our employees’ development seriously. We acknowledge that development and personal evolution are paramount to the growth and continued success of the organisation. Through self-managed development we encourage employees to take responsibility for, and control of, their own development.

Your journey with Gallagher starts with a thorough induction to make sure you quickly become acquainted with the business and your team and get settled into your new role. No matter where you are located within the UK, you will have access to all the relevant information you require to perform effectively in your role from the start.

We have created a Performance Driven Culture, which develops a high performing workforce, capable of achieving excellent results for Gallagher internationally. Our performance management process will ensure you get a chance to regularly discuss your development and career aspirations.

To further our employees’ development, we encourage them to pursue relevant professional qualifications, and provide extensive support (such as study leave) to ensure there are no barriers to learning.

If you join us in a manager or team leader position, you may have the opportunity to attend our residential 4-day management development course, which is aimed at developing key leadership skills.

In order to cater to all office locations across the UK, we also offer a wide range of e-learning courses.

We understand that every individual has different learning needs and styles and requires a tailored approach. Our dedicated Learning and Development team works with teams and individuals to help you identify appropriate solutions for your development during the course of your career with Gallagher.

Where you can work

Within the UK and Ireland, we have offices in every major city. Our head office within the UK is based in Walbrook, in the heart of the City of London.

Where we are

We work in more than 78 locations throughout the UK and Ireland, including London, Glasgow, Nottingham, Cardiff, Manchester, Birmingham and Leeds.

Functions/Role types

As a market-leading insurance broker, we hire into a variety of roles. Aside from broking and sales roles, we also recruit into marketing, finance, IT, and claims to name a few areas. Perhaps you are an infrastructure specialist, a pricing analyst, or an accountant? All these roles and more contribute to the make-up of Gallagher as a global employer.