The Florida Public Sector division of Colonial Life, an established leader in the employee benefits industry that’s been in business for more than 75 years, has an immediate opening for an Account Executive to join its market-leading team in the Ft. Lauderdale-Miami area. The selected candidate will focus on bringing our services and products to various businesses, including local, national and government. S/he will develop relationships with companies and brokers, implement Colonial Benefits, and maintain ongoing relationships with our clients. An intensive and in-depth training will be provided by our South Florida manager and corporate trainer. Colonial Life provides all materials, brochures, business cards, and training. * A Florida 2-15 (Health & Life) insurance license, or willingness to acquire in an agreeable timeframe, is required. * Please note: Public Sector Account Executives are NOT limited to government accounts. Our division has extensive knowledge of handling these clients and will support the AE as necessary. SKILLS/REQUIREMENTS: Ability to build rapport with brokers and clients, including interacting with all levels of staff Ability to strategically solve problems while maintaining high accuracy and attention to detail Ability to be coachable and handle constructive criticism appropriately Professional appearance along with superior communication and organizational skills Entrepreneurial mindset and self-driven Computer proficiency in MS Office and Internet (research, reporting, sourcing leads, client presentations, email) Previous sales experience (pharmaceutical, benefits, etc.) highly preferred, as position is commission-based with additional bonuses and renewals Bilingual a plus, but not required For immediate consideration, please send cover letter and resume to: Selena James, Public Sector Recruiter & Regional Instructor, at firstname.lastname@example.org with “Account Executive – SFL” as the subject. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. We will contact you directly if interested. Learn more about Colonial Life and the specific responsibilities of this position at http://www.coloniallife.com/career-seekers/join-our-sales-team.
Helping America’s Workers for 75 Years!
For 75 years, Colonial Life & Accident Insurance Company has had one mission: to help American workers preserve and protect the vitally important things they work so hard to build. Headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina, we offer a wide range of financial protection options, helping more than 3 million people in nearly 80,000 companies. In addition to our personal benefits counseling expertise, we are a pioneer of payroll deduction and innovator of enrollment technology. Our end-to-end capabilities and commitment to going above and beyond enable us to provide unmatched customer service. With more than 10,000 sales representatives and more than 1,000 home office professionals, we are here to help during life’s most challenging times.