Administrative Assistant- Life Brokerage and Underwriting Support- Remote position

 Duncan Financial Group - Company site
 August 4, 2022
 Irwin PA 15642 United States

At Duncan Financial Group, our mission is to help clients build and protect a better financial future.  Our vision is to become the premier independent insurance and financial services organization that sets the standard for adding value to the lives of our clients, our employees, and our community stakeholders.  At Duncan, we know that our greatest asset is our employees.  

Duncan Financial Group is quickly expanding both organically and through acquisition.  With consistent and constant growth, we are continually seeking new talent to join us and continue to develop with us. 

Easy Apply- Send resumes directly to the human resources department with the job title as the subject line- ** Redacted **

Duncan offers a robust benefits package with the following:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Five United Healthcare Medical plans to choose from, one of which is 100% free for employees and their families
  • United Healthcare Dental plan- free for employees
  • United Healthcare Vision plan
  • Company paid Life Insurance with additional supplement life options for employees and their families
  • Short Term Disability
  • Company Paid Long Term Disability
  • 401(k)- Company Match (Safe Harbor)
  • Supplemental insurance including Critical Illness, Accident, Prepaid Legal
  • PTO with prior employer matching
  • Paid Holidays
  • Financial support of continuing education and additional development and certifications
    • Bonus program for suggested certifications
  • Social and Philanthropic opportunities

The primary function is to provide support to both retail clients and agent/brokers for life insurance servicing issues. A truly unique opportunity in the financial services business to work in multiple business lines, both retail and wholesale, coordinating activities to meet goals and objectives relative to clients and corporate initiatives, as part of a substantial, vibrant and growing family-owned business with tremendous opportunity.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Customer-Service Oriented
  • Technical Capacity
  • Ability to learn new processes and technology
  • Ethical Conduct
  • Communication Proficiency
  • Personal Effectiveness/Credibility
  • Time Management
  • Organizational Skills
  • Detail Oriented

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Collaborate with all members of the Life Brokerage team to provide superior customer service for insurance Provide direct support to the Director of Underwriting in reviewing, shopping, and making recommendations for life insurance applications
  • Collaborate with all members of the Life Brokerage team to provide support for insurance agents, financial advisors, and their clients
  • Act as a back up for all inforce policy owner service requests
  • Develop and maintain relationships with outside producers and carrier service contacts to assist in leveraging positive servicing outcomes
  • Process and deliver all policy owner correspondence to producers
  • Cross training in other areas of the life agency such as new business case manager, licensing, commissions
  • Additional duties as assigned

 

SPECIFIC EDUCATION OR EXPERIENCE

  • Positive attitude and willingness to be trained
  • Ability to learn and adopt new processes and technology
  • Ability to organize and coordinate the multiple levels and functions of the underwriting process
  • Good listening skills and ability to determine clients’ needs efficiently
  • Excellent written and verbal communicator
  • Track record of successfully leveraging Microsoft software package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook) in a professional environment
  • Excellent administrative, time management and organizational skills
  • Life, Accident and Health License is preferred or have the ability to obtain within first 90 days of employment
  • Background in healthcare and knowledge of medical terminology a plus

To hear from our team and view other opportunities with Duncan Financial Group, check out our career page at www.duncangrp.com/careers