Hub International Personal Lines Practice Leader in Ridgeland, Mississippi

At HUB International, we are a team of entrepreneurs. We believe in empowering our clients, and we do so by protecting businesses and individuals in our local communities. We help businesses evaluate their risks and develop solutions tailored to their needs. We believe in empowering our employees. As a global firm, we offer employees resources in both technology and industry expertise, but we still maintain the local flavor of our offices. Our structure enables our teams to maintain their own unique, regional culture.

HUB is the 6th 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 10,000 employees in 450 offices throughout North America, HUB has grown substantially, in part due to our industry leading success in mergers and acquisitions.

SUMMARY

The Personal Lines Practice Leader is responsible for the leadership and execution of corporate goals for 3 offices across the Gulf South Region. This position reports directly to the HUB President and is responsible for carrier management, developing distribution channels, building strategic business relationships, and providing guidance and support for all Personal Lines personnel.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Direct management and supervision of a team of 15+ Personal Lines employees across a 3 office territory including Mobile, AL, Metairie, LA, and Ridgeland, MS

  • In conjunction with the President & COO, develop a Personal Lines business plan and sales strategy that ensures attainment of company sales, business retention and revenue goals in the region

  • Accountable for regional Personal Lines sales growth as per budgets and objectives, and to address shortfalls and strategies to combat shortfalls with President

  • Provide a vision and growth plan for how the company will remain profitable and how the Personal Lines team will expand its capabilities in the high net worth space

  • Partner with Commercial P&C and Employee Benefits leaders to promote interdepartmental resource sharing, identify opportunities for cross selling and capitalize on similar association marketing

  • Identify and recruit qualified candidates and develop them through effective and meaningful guidance and support. Responsible for individual goals and annual performance reviews.

  • Build and foster a client-centric sales environment that is focused on new business development, retention and relationship development

  • Develop and maintain an environment where team members are challenged, have opportunities to learn and contribute, and are fairly recognized and rewarded

  • Positively and proactively represent HUB in meetings, seminars, trade shows and networking events.

  • Opportunity for personal production and maintaining a self-generated book of business

REQUIREMENTS

  • 5 years minimum of progressive Personal Lines experience, majority must be within an agency, brokerage or consulting firm

  • Demonstrated track record as a managing Team Leader in developing a consultative sales platform for sales and account management

  • Extensive experience in all aspects of sales, including growth strategies, local marketing environment, distribution channel management, account development, and business planning

  • A consultative, positive and resourceful approach to dealing with prospects, clients and associates

  • Self-starter that is aggressive, passionate and driven in goal setting and approach to successful achievement

  • Operationally-minded with the ability to identify process improvements, efficiencies, and issue resolution skills in a fast-paced environment

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in business (i.e. finance, management), or related field preferred

  • Property & Casualty license required

BENEFITS

At HUB International we want you to achieve an even work-life balance, and our benefits package allows you to manage your health, wellness, and financial future. HUB International will foster your learning, support your endeavors, and encourage your growth. We provide opportunities for career-driven individuals to move upward in our organization. Our successes breed your opportunity!

Other benefits you will enjoy include:

  • Rewards for top Producers

  • Medical, Dental and Vision (PPO, HMO and HAS)

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan

  • Life and Disability Plan

The essential duties contained in this job description reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility. It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned.

Location: United States, Mississippi, Ridgeland
Location: United States, Louisiana, Metairie
Required Education: High school or equivalent
Required Experience: 5-7 years
Required Travel: Up to 50%
Date published: 13-Nov-2018
Department: Business Operations
Ref#: P3790_20181113

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 at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .

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