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Insurance Sales Representative

Ryan Whitson State Farm Tuscaloosa, AL

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
We are eager to take our business to the next level by hiring an experienced insurance agent with a proven track record of maintaining and growing customer portfolios. You’ll hone your sales skills by forging strong relationships that serve as the foundation for our firm’s prestige, and we’ll give you the support you need to reach your earning potential. Embracing a personal approach to insurance sales gives candidates a leg up in this role, which includes developing strategies for promoting all types of new insurance contracts; making changes or additions to existing ones; and collecting key client information for risk profiles used to identify insurance plans for each unique individual. If you’re up for the challenge, apply now!Compensation:

$35,000 - $60,000 + at plan commission yearly

  • Implement sales strategies and tactics proven effective in maintaining and growing existing customer portfolios comprised of loyal, long-term clients
  • Remain updated on insurance industry changes and protocols to fulfill all policy requirements and monitor insurance claims from start to finish
  • Set meetings with new and potential clients to listen to their needs, taking into account their financial statuses and stage-of-life priorities, and present insurance plan options tailored to their individual circumstances
  • Create tailored risk management strategies directly with clients that align with their risk profiles
  • Keep bookkeeping systems, sales databases, customer records, and related organizational tools current to accurately report progress to monthly and quarterly sales quotas to stakeholders

  • Manage all marketing strategies and campaigns by working with existing and new Customers
  • Engage customers and prospects using marketing initiatives that support insurance sales and brand awareness
  • Use marketing strategies to build new clientele
  • Continued professional development and training
  • Meet weekly and monthly individual Sales goals as well as team goals

  • High school diploma required; bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Excellent communication, customer service, analytical, and interpersonal skills are necessary
  • Working knowledge of the insurance industry, insurance products risk management profiles, and related state and federal regulations
  • Some computer skills with ability to use Microsoft Office is required
  • Some experience with accounting or sales lead software is beneficial

  • Sales Experience preferred but not mandatory
  • Obtain AL Property & Casualty Licensing
  • Obtain Life & Health Licensing       
  • No Prior Insurance Experience necessary
  • Develop a new clientele base
  • Project management, analytics, verbal/written communication skills, and superb organization experience is a must
  • Microsoft Office proficiency in Word and Excel and solid computer skills are required
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Exceptional follow-up and organizational skills

About Company

A State Farm Agency is one of the most rewarding entrepreneurial opportunities that exists anywhere today. State Farm is a very respected, recognized brand and is a great company to work for. This position would be an excellent opportunity for a graduating student to enter the workforce, with financial reward all while having the potential to develop a rewarding career as a business owner.

This position is with a State Farm Agent, not with State Farm Insurance Companies. Employees of State Farm Agents must be able to successfully complete any applicable licensing requirements and training programs. State Farm agents are independent contractors who hire their own employees. State Farm agents’ employees are not employees of State Farm.

Ryan Whitson State Farm


Tuscaloosa, AL


Finance and Insurance

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