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Sales Associate, Insurance

  • Employer: iA Financial Group
  • Office: 26 Wellington Street East
  • Location: Toronto, Ontario
  • Job category: Marketing - Generalist_dev
  • Job ID: JR10019646
  • Job type: Permanent Job
  • Apply before: 2024-03-08

Description

Joining one of Canada’s top-ranked insurance companies you will promote iA Insurance products and offerings to Independent Financial Advisors through the Brokerage Network.  In collaboration with your team of Insurance sales directors, you will build effective business relationships with advisors to guild and execute on sales needs.

SALES DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES:

  • Deliver sales growth by expanding advisor awareness to IA’s life insurance product offering and industry leading ease of doing business processes

  • Educate advisors through group and individual training on iA life insurance products, sales concepts, illustration software, and required documents.

  • Solicit new business and establish relationships with independent financial advisors

  • Regular cadence of contact with marketing teams, maintaining brand relevance and awareness. 

  • Work in conjunction with your Sales Director in the creation and execution of presentations, both for face to face and virtual

  • Responding to inquiries through telephone, email, written correspondence, or in person, in a timely and professional manner

  • Attendance at planned conferences, road shows, presentations, and organized events.  Occasionally during evening and weekend hours.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 3 years experience in the insurance industry/ brokerage environment.

  • Mandarin or Cantonese language is an asset.

  • Bachelor’s Degree or College Diploma is an asset.

  • CLU, CFP, CHS or other industry related designations would be an asset.

  • Competency in insurance product knowledge, tools and concepts.

  • Exceptional ability to lead, teach, coach, and motivate.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills: ability to deal effectively with a wide variety of people. Able to influence and motivate our business partners.

  • Superior organization and planning skills with a strong ability to meet tight deadlines.

  • Strong time management skills.

  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Valid drivers license and access to a vehicle.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Competitive compensation designed to reward you for building business with your aligned accounts

  • Comprehensive health and dental plan including a health spending account and wellness account.

  • Pension Plan

  • Share ownership plan

  • Generous vacation entitlement including personal leave days and wellness days.

  • Ongoing professional development and career growth.

  • Proven processes, strategies and tools.

  • Excellent culture in which you can thrive and build your career.


At iA, we invest,
in you.

Our employees are our best investment and we have much to offer them.


Company Overview

About

iA Financial Group is the strength of a company with a human side, with its over 8,000 employees. Together, we have earned the trust of our more than four million clients and 50,000 advisors who have chosen us for their insurance, savings, and wealth management.

With over $200 billion in assets and half a billion invested in technological innovation, we’re a key player in the financial services industry in Canada and the United States. The secret to our success? Investing in you, one person at a time. Because, for over 125 years, we have believed that it’s by supporting our employees and surrounding ourselves with the most reputable leaders in the industry, we will continue to innovate.

At iA, we’re invested in you.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At iA Financial Group, we support and celebrate diversity. We strive to provide a workplace that is recognized as inclusive for all, regardless of ethnic origin, nationality, language, religious beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family situation, or physical or mental disability.

Please note that if you need help or assistance to make the recruitment process more accessible for you, please contact us here. Someone from our team will be happy to assist you.