at BancorpSouth in Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States
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The Personal Lines Account Manager is responsible for the delivery of exceptional service to our personal lines property and casualty clients. This individual assists the senior servicing staff in managing the client's exposure to risk and coordinates services for the development, retention and rounding of accounts.
Provides exceptional customer service for assigned accounts, including correspondence and communication with customers, producers and insurance carriers.
Generally functions independently to inform and educate, answer questions, resolve issues, and make decisions regarding the need for the implementation of coverage and modifications to clients' coverages.
Works to develop accounts byoffering additional lines of coverage.
Develops strong positive client relationships by being the point of contact for assigned clients, maintaining open lines of communication, and conducting face-to-face meetings as needed.
Markets new and renewal business to appropriate carriers as needed or requested.
Maintains accurate and up-to-date data in agency management system according to agency workflows.
Interacts with others effectively and professionally by utilizing good communications skills, cooperating purposefully, and providing information and guidance, as needed, to achieve the business goals of the agency.
Maintains current knowledge of industry trends, new product information, legislation, coverages and technology.
Provides guidance and direction to account associates and less experienced account managers as needed.
Overtime work, as needed.
Other duties as assigned.
College degree preferred, high school diploma or equivalent required
Appropriate active Property & Casualty license required
Generally holds CISR or equivalent designation
Typically has up to 3+ years of account management experience
Strong working knowledge of insurance brokerage industry including products, rating, underwriting, coverages and industry operations
Experience and proficiency using Microsoft Word
Experience and proficiency using Microsoft Excel
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work with numbers including basic calculations
Organizational and time management skills
Ability to work in a team environment
Projects professional appearance and manner
Self-starter with the ability to be flexible
High attention to detail
Must be able to communicate effectively with clients, producers, carriers and staff
Ability to lift and carry up to 20 pounds
Ability to stand or sit at a workstation during a standard workday
Ability to operate a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine and printer
Ability to move about the office to access office machinery and supplies
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected under applicable local, state or federal nondiscrimination laws.