Employee Benefits Sales Advisor Columbia, SC
ABOUT HUB INTERNATIONAL:
HUB International Limited (“HUB”) is the 5th largest global insurance and employee benefits broker, providing a broad array of property, casualty, risk management, life and health, employee benefits, investment and wealth management products and services. With over 13,000 employees in 475+ offices throughout North America, HUB has grown substantially, in part due to our industry leading success in Mergers and Acquisitions.
WHAT WE OFFER YOU:
At HUB we believe in investing in the future of our employees. Our entrepreneurial culture fosters an environment of open feedback and improvement that empowers our people to make the best decisions for our customers and organization. We offer:
Competitive salaries and benefits offerings
Medical/dental/vision insurance and voluntary insurance options
Health Savings Account funding
401k matching program
Company paid Life and Short-Term Disability Plans
Supplemental Life and Long-Term Disability Options
Comprehensive Wellness Program
Generous PTO Package - Vacation, Holiday, Sick, and Personal Time Off
Great work/life balance, because that’s important for all of us!
Focus on creating a meaningful environment through employee engagement events
The ability to be a part of a motivated, winning team with the opportunity to learn from colleagues who are amongst the top talent in the industry!
Growth potential - HUB is constantly growing and so can your career!
A rewarding career that helps local businesses in the community
Strong community support and involvement through HUB Gives
As a Employee Benefits Advisor, you are responsible for achieving annual production goals by prospecting and selling new accounts, by ensuring that on-going support and service is provided to existing accounts, and by generating additional sales with existing accounts.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conducting sales, service, and solicitation of all forms of employee benefit insurance business
Maximizing growth and client retention through superior customer service
Developing accounts and cross selling available products and services
Generating and pursuing new client opportunities
Develop and deliver formal proposals of insurance program
Bringing new business prospects to closure
Retaining clients by maintaining solid business-to-business relationships
Collaborate with account managers and the marketing team to complete proposals and selection of potential markets
Negotiate with carriers and evaluate carrier quotes to secure the best quotes possible for clients
To perform this job successfully, the incumbent must be able to perform each essential duty in a satisfactory manner. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. These qualifications are considered without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, and local law. If this position requires licensing or certification, the incumbent must maintain that license or certification by meeting all continuing education and other requirements.
5-7 years of experience preferred
Prior Employee Benefits Insurance sales experience highly preferred
Experience selling to a specific industry a plus
Ability to work under pressure and within deadlines
Good listening skills and ability to determine clients’ needs efficiently
Excellent customer service, analytical, problem solving and conflict resolution skills
Demonstrated proficiency with computer systems, including but not limited to Microsoft Office and automated agency management systems
Supervisory, project leader, mentor or team leader experience preferred
EDUCATION, LICENSING OR CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Risk Management and Insurance, or Accounting preferred not required
Current license in good standing in required lines and states with all necessary CE credits
Advanced professional designation highly desirable (e.g., AAI, ARM, CIC)
The physical and environmental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.
Required Experience: 5-7 years of relevant experience
Required Travel: Negligible
Required Education: Bachelor's degree (4-year degree)
HUB International Limited is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race/ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran's status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state or federal laws, rules or regulations. The EEO is the Law poster and its supplement is available here athttp://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm.
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In a rapidly changing world, we advise businesses and individuals on how to prepare for the unexpected.
When you partner with us, you're at the center of a vast network of experts who will help you reach your goals through risk services, claims management, and compliance support.
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About HUB International
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, HUB International Limited (HUB) is a leading full-service global insurance broker providing property and casualty, life and health, employee benefits, investment and risk management products and services. From offices located throughout North America, HUB’s vast network of specialists provides peace of mind on what matters most by protecting clients through unrelenting advocacy and tailored insurance solutions. For more information, please visit hubinternational.com.