Hub International Assistant Branch Manager in Nanaimo, British Columbia
Hi, we’re HUB — a network of doers with diverse stories and a shared goal to support our clients and communities. To do it, we believe in supporting each other, because great work happens when people come together, and that means building a team where anyone can spark an idea, and where everyone can make a difference. Where pushing ourselves forward helps us give more to others.
What we offer!
competitive wages with increases for successful completion of training
medical and dental benefits
an education reimbursement program
RRSP company matching
a corporate culture unlike any other
The Role: Assistant Branch Manager
Summary of Position
The Assistant Branch Manager reports to the Branch Manager and is responsible for assisting in developing and managing a branch, with accountability for increasing revenues, profitability, and flow through, managing expenses, as well as the overall satisfaction / engagement of both clients and employees.
Help develop annual business plan, with the Branch Manager that when executed, will meet targets, and maximize every opportunity, for all lines of business in the branch including:
Introduction of new lines of business
Assess local market and identify current and prospective opportunities to obtain new clients
Ensure an excellent and consistent client service experience
Ensure all best practices are adopted and effective for the branch
Maximize on opportunities for efficiency (i.e. utilizing central processing)
Participate actively in both the business and industry communities to build a network of contacts that improve the presence and reputation of the branch and organization
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Talent Management Responsibilities:
Provide a positive work environment that attracts, retains and motivates talent
Support the team of talent to achieve their highest performance potential
Clear, concise and consistent communication (branch specific, corporate communications, etc.)
Assist Branch Manager in recruitment and selection procedures
Manage operational aspects of the branch including corporate branding, office aesthetics and cleanliness
Ensure the safekeeping of all company assets in the branch
Ensure consistent and effective application of all corporate policies and procedures as they apply to the business or to the employees
Ability to work collaboratively with direct reports, colleagues and front line talent to create a results driven and team oriented environment
Strong communication skills (verbal & written)
Excellent interpersonal skills with a variety of individuals (internal and external)
Passion and firm understanding of business and financials
Strong organizational skills
Minimum 2 years’ experience leading a department or branch
Level 2 General Insurance License
Industry designation an asset (CAIB, CIP, FCIP, CRM)
The employment offer is contingent upon completion of a successful background check.
WHAT DO WE VALUE? We are looking for those who believe in:
Entrepreneurship – We encourage innovation and educated risk-tasking
Integrity – We do the right thing every time
Teamwork – We work together to maximize results
Accountability – We measure and take responsibility for outcomes.
Service – We serve our customers, communities and colleagues
Your future with HUB:
Choose a career with HUB International and take the first step toward creating a future that combines a diverse, challenging work environment with financial security and career satisfaction. By joining HUB you will become part of a rapidly growing company that offers significant opportunity for advancement.
HUB is a company where your contributions will make a difference. We invite you to learn more about our team at www.hubinternational.com
Department General Management
Required Experience: 2-5 years of relevant experience
Required Travel: No Travel Required
Required Education: Diploma
Hi, we’re HUB.
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.
And this gives you the peace of mind that what matters most to you will be protected — through unrelenting advocacy and tailored insurance solutions that put you in control.
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.