Acrisure LLC Customer Service Associate ( Compain Anderson Azar ) in New York, New York

Are you someone who enjoys a support role that has a direct impact on the success of the company? Do you have a strict attention to detail and a desire to provide VIP service to customers? If so, we would love to hear from you!

Acrisure has been named the fastest growing insurance brokerage firm three years in a row by Business Insurance Magazine. We have over 300 locations across the US and continue to grow every month. To fuel that growth we have another exciting opportunity as a Customer Service Associate at Compain Anderson Azar Ltd. an Acrisure Agency Partner.

At Compain Anderson Azar Ltd, we have consistently differentiated ourselves for over 50 years by our unrelenting attention to our clients and their individual needs. We serve a full array of employee benefit plans for hundreds of satisfied clients. We are looking for dedicated individuals who possess a strong work ethic to join our team!

This position will support the principal?s efforts in servicing existing clients. We are part of the Acrisure family of companies, one of the largest brokerage firms in the world.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Act as a liaison between employers, employees and insurance carriers.

  • Develop a working knowledge of carriers and products

  • Help clients maximize benefits and minimize their exposures]

  • Explaining policy provisions

  • Processing service requests

  • Advocating for proper claims adjudication

  • Updating client data files

  • Each customer service associate is responsible for their own clients but are part of a service team providing mutual support and training.

  • Interface with our internal sales and service teams in the acquisition and maintenance of business

  • Research professional sources to assist with technical questions

This description is not meant to be all-inclusive and may be modified from time to time at the discretion of management.

Competencies:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor?s Degree or the recognized equivalent in education and experience, required

  • NJ or NYS Life, Accident & Health License, preferred

  • Minimum of 2 years of group insurance experience with knowledge of benefits administration, industry trends, carrier products and other insurance products, preferred

Technology Skills:

  • Strong expertise with Microsoft Excel spreadsheets

  • Proficiency in all other Microsoft applications such as Word, PowerPoint and Outlook

Other Qualifications:

  • Able to work independently and enjoy a high degree of interaction with team members

  • Ability to contribute to a collaborative environment by consistently demonstrating teamwork, high motivation, positive behavior and effort to achieve goals and objectives

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Self-motivated and driven

  • Maintain a sense of urgency and ability to work with and meet deadlines

  • Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication, including the ability actively listen, and problem solve with minimal assistance

  • Demonstrates excellent time management and prioritization skills

  • Attention to detail and commitment to a high level of accuracy

  • The ability to multi task, prioritize, work independently, and use discretion surrounding sensitive information

  • Ability to maintain a professional demeanor and positive attitude

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Moderate stress due to regular deadlines and daily challenges.

  • High finger dexterity while typing documents and forms

  • Occasionally lift up to 20lbs.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Work is done in a temperature-controlled, non-smoking office.

  • Work stations are cubicles with moderately high sides.

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.