Get ready to own your career path

If you're looking for a fast paced, collaborative environment to learn, grow and make a difference, RLI may just be what you're looking for. Our employee-owned company is growing, and we’re always looking to add to our talented corporate headquarters team in Peoria, Illinois.

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A different kind of career

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When you work at RLI, you'll become a company owner and be empowered to make a difference alongside smart team members, working together with a sense of urgency to provide the best outcomes possible for customers and the company.

How we work

At RLI, we believe in a different way of doing business. As a result, RLI is not what you’d expect from a typical insurance company or a typical employer. When you join our team, you'll enjoy a creative and collaborative workplace culture cultivated by employee owners empowered to make good decisions for customers and the business.

We support a workplace model that provides personal flexibility and retains valuable opportunities for the interactions and connections that support a strong community and company culture.

Who we're looking for

Our Peoria, IL headquarters has a wide range of career opportunities for individuals of all interests and backgrounds. Whether you're interested in insurance or corporate support functions like HR, Accounting, and IT, we're looking for talented people to join our team.

Critical thinking and analytic skills

Strong communication skills

Ability to work independently

Integrity and reliability

Desire for continuous learning and growth

We attract the best talent from diverse backgrounds and promote an environment where all viewpoints are valued and individuals feel respected, treated fairly and have the opportunity to excel.

What you can expect

Achieve true work-life balance: our employee owners work hard and enjoy life
Become part of our fast-paced, entrepreneurial culture
Join an authentic, service-oriented team with a shared passion for relationships
Gain exposure to career advancement opportunities throughout the company
Earn a share of the financial rewards when the company is successful
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Walking path
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Collaboration area

Discover the RLI Difference

As an RLI team member, you'll be rewarded for your hard work through our industry-leading benefits, flexible schedules and hybrid work options. Working for RLI in Peoria, Illinois includes:

  • Competitive pay and a total rewards package including annual cash bonus incentives, profit sharing and an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Competitive health and wellness benefits
  • Regular access to senior leadership and executives
  • Unlimited access to our well-maintained onsite fitness center (Peoria, Illinois campus)
  • Personal and professional benefits, such as tuition reimbursement and education bonuses
  • A clean, modern work space with updated equipment and common areas
  • Diverse professional development, training and certification opportunities
  • Regular fun employee engagement events
Volunteering at midwest food bank

Making a difference works

RLI supports the causes and charitable organizations that are most important to our employees by offering a Matching Gifts Program. RLI matches donations up to $3,000 per employee each year for eligible organizations. The impact is far reaching and supports hundreds of organizations throughout the country.

In addition, all employees receive a day of paid volunteer time off to benefit the organizations that matter most to them. In Peoria, we regularly support the Heart of Illinois United Way agencies, JDRF, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Illinois, Peoria Friendship House, Greater Peoria Economic Development Council, Neighborhood House, the Midwest Food Bank and many more.

What our employees say

"Everyone at RLI gives their best, not just for themselves or their teams, but for the company they own. The corporate office in Peoria is a modern, welcoming and comfortable place to work. It's always an easy commute! I really enjoy the pace of life here in Peoria with its small town feel and big city amenities."

Marsha B.
RLI Corp. - Peoria, IL

"I like that employees at all levels are encouraged to speak up, share their opinions and make an impact. I think that is a key part of the ownership culture. And Peoria is a great area to raise a family. One of my favorite things is our park district, which provides lots of choices for activities."

Phil B.
RLI Corp. - Peoria, IL

"It’s easy to look forward to coming into the office every day when you're surrounded by supportive and caring coworkers, some of whom have become my best friends. My bosses see my potential and encourage both my personal and professional growth. RLI also has a unique culture which allows me the freedom to create a way of working that works best for me. I couldn’t imagine being anywhere else."

Rene' C.
RLI Corp. - Peoria, IL

"The best thing about working at RLI is the people. From the top down, everyone is friendly and unique. At corporate office in Peoria, I can connect easily with everyone I need to, and I feel very involved and appreciated. I also enjoy the workout facility we have onsite – it’s another great way to meet new people, break a sweat during lunch and stay in good health."

Eric J.
RLI Corp. - Peoria,IL

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Hank Stickelmaier
Manager, Talent Acquisition
309-692-1000 x5810