Co-op Student - Group Client Service and Administration (Toronto - Winter 2019)
- Employer: iA Financial Group
- City: Toronto
- Job category: Internships and Student Employment
- Job ID: J1018-0292
- Job type: Intern
Company OverviewiA Financial Group is the fourth largest life and health insurance company in Canada and offers a wide range of products for all stages of life and to meet the needs of clients across its vast sales network. Founded in 1892, iA Financial Group’s stability and solidity make it an employer of choice that invests in its employees and their development over the long term.
With operations across Canada and in the United States, iA Financial Group and its over 5,000 employees work hard every day to offer the best service to over four million clients.
Reporting to the Director of Service for Group Insurance and located in Downtown Toronto, the student will work in a fast-paced sales and service environment where they will be expected to handle a variety of responsibilities on a daily basis. Being able to multi-task is key and having a focus on client service is important as there may be some interactions with our brokers and/or Plan Administrators via telephone. We are currently looking for someone who is a fast learner and preferably someone who has excellent MS Excel knowledge as there will be opportunities for data review and revision. A positive team player with the desire to bring an upbeat energy to the office each day is also a plus.
• Currently enrolled in post-secondary education with a co-op requirement to be completed
• Excellent customer service skills
• Work as a team player and independently
• Ability to establish solid interpersonal relationships
• Ability to effectively problem solve
• Excellent computer skills primarily in MS Excel
• Ability to work in a pressure-filled environment
Hours of work are 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday. This is an ideal opportunity for a student with an interest in Sales particularly in the Insurance field.
iA Financial Group is committed to fostering a workplace that promotes diversity and inclusion. We can provide accommodation in our recruitment and selection processes to applicants with disabilities where required. Please contact me and I will work with you to meet your needs.
iA Financial Group is committed to having an equal access employment program and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and disabled persons. Any use of the masculine form is to simplify the text and includes the feminine form.