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Customer Service Representative

National Contracting Center, Inc Knoxville, TN
  • Expired: 25 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

The Customer Service Representative/Marketing Assistant provides administrative and customer service support to the NCC Marketing team. This role provides customer service to independent insurance agencies and their agents across the country, handling follow-through to ensure that agents have what they need. This role also answers incoming calls, provides a high level of customer service, and distributes supplies and marketing materials.

Personal Characteristics and Competencies

  • a positive, personable individual who connects well with all types of people to build lasting and productive business relationships
  • a persistent individual who is committed to doing the work necessary for success
  • a flexible individual who is willing and able to adjust to the inevitable changes of the insurance market and learn new information
  • a professional individual who remain calms when problem-solving for a client, defuses difficult situations, and focuses on the goal of retaining clients and maintaining positive relationships
  • a team-oriented individual, who enjoys helping others succeed
  • a self-managed individual, who organizes and prioritizes daily tasks for maximum productivity without daily oversight (after initial training period)
  • a self-starting individual who enjoys the freedom to develop, create, and innovate for his/her own success within the job parameters
  • a detail-oriented individual who maintains accuracy in data management

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • communicate effectively by phone and enjoy communicating by phone
  • follow up by email promptly, clearly, and professionally, with proper grammar and spelling
  • accurately document client communications and information in internal databases
  • learn large amounts of information, assimilate that information, and present that information accurately to clients
  • effectively navigate a Customer Relations Management (CRM) system and related data sources
  • work quickly and knowledgeably with Microsoft Office products, including Excel; proficiency with Adobe Acrobat is a plus
  • effectively organize and prioritize, meeting all deadlines and delivering results
  • Able to sit for long periods of time, able to enter information by keyboard at a reasonable rate of speed, able to hear well over the phone, and able to see and read information on a computer screen and on printed documents

Responsibilities

  • provide personalized service to clients and solving problems that may arise
  • Following through to help clients navigate the contracting process, looking for incomplete submissions and errors early in the process, working closely with the Contracting Specialist to ensure accuracy and timeliness
  • Facilitating distribution of supplies and marketing materials to agents once contracts are in place, confirming that supplies have been received, and ensuring that agents have what they need to sell policies
  • answering inbound calls, forwarding calls to the appropriate person, and/or answering questions when appropriate
  • enter/update client information into CRM

Basic Job Requirements

  • HS diploma or equivalent required; college degree preferred
  • computer and internet proficiency, especially proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • an aptitude for learning
  • an attitude of persistence and a “can-do” attitude
  • a good phone voice combined with the ability to speak clearly and communicate well by phone for several hours per day
  • proficient communication in English (verbal and written); excellent grammar and spelling;
  • experience working with a CRM (Customer Relations Management system)
  • basic knowledge of Medicare and other Senior insurance products

Compensation

Hourly plus bonus.

National Contracting Center, Inc

Why Work Here?

Family-friendly small company with talented people, great benefits, and a bright future!

National Contracting Center is a field marketing organization (FMO) that helps independent insurance agents and agencies expand their business through training, back-office support, marketing assistance, industry-specific technology knowledge, and more. We have over 25 years of experience in all aspects of the insurance business to help our agents face anything that may come their way. Senior Financial Group** has been assisting Medicare beneficiaries and their families meet their health insurance needs for over 30 years. We empower beneficiaries across the U.S. to make the right insurance decisions for a better life and do this by: simplifying the process, providing unbiased, expert advice with a variety of options, and delivering true customer service in a personal way. Senior Financial Group works with a broad range of the top-rated insurance companies, and we're not bound by any government agency or a single provider. We offer the power of choice and can recommend exactly the right solution for you. Our people truly care about our clients and their families, providing them with direct access and a resource for all of their questions. We’ve built our reputation on excellent service, helpful guidance, and experience. Our knowledgeable team is well-trained and always up-to-speed on the latest Medicare options and regulations. Learn more about our company on our website: nccagent.com ** Senior Financial Group is the sister company of National Contracting Center.

Address

100 Glenleigh Court, Knoxville TN 37934
Knoxville, TN
USA