Westland Insurance Group Ltd is growing and has a new opportunity for an Assistant Branch Manager in Coquitlam, BC at our Coquitlam Centre office.
Do you love to talk about insurance and provide exceptional client service? If so, you will love working for Westland! We are looking for a career minded individual who is focused on growing their insurance industry knowledge and experience.
Named the 2018 Big Brokerage of the Year by Insurance Business Canada, Westland is one of the largest independent insurance brokers in Canada with over 1400 employees in more than 130 offices throughout BC, Alberta and Saskatchewan.
We have experienced rapid expansion in the past 5 years and are positioned to continue on this growth path.
What we offer : Base salary
Comprehensive medical and dental benefits
Diverse mix of staff and demonstrated work / life balance
Career growth opportunities and continuing education programs
The Opportunity :
The Assistant Manager is an integral part of a team and will be a key point of contact for clients as well as augmenting the responsibilities of the Branch Manager, as and when required.
The role will :
Assist the Branch Manager with daily duties and reporting
Engage with clients to determine their needs and provide expert advice to ensure the best coverage for them
Maintain and manage a book of business and strong client relationships through proactive contact via phone, letter and email
Develop new business opportunities by securing expiry dates and cross selling
Manage and process renewals on a timely basis and maintain high levels of client retention
Support clients in the claims process
Here’s what you bring :
High School graduate
Minimum 2 years' experience in Auto and Personal Lines insurance
Insurance Broker level 2 license
Strong leadership abilities
A natural ability at building authentic customer relationships and functioning as part of a team
Excellent time management skills and the ability to multi-task
Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and to exercise discretion
Strong work ethic without sacrificing your ability to have fun on the job
Department : Retail
This is a full time position