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Farm & Ranch Agent

The office of Cecil A. Ross Investment and Insurance Group is looking for a highly motivated individual(s) with great discipline, perseverance, and a professional attitude to join our firm as a Farm & Ranch Agent for our growing office.

Responsibilities:

  • Call on prospects; which are comprised of businesses and/or private individuals.
  • Collect data from those with livestock interest, farm/ranch interest, hobby farms and/or farming equipment
  • Schedule appointments to meet with prospective customers and complete presentations
  • Manage lead follow-up and track all activity
  • Obtain new client data sheets which are later used for follow-up and client retention
  • Adjust sales scripts to better target the needs and interests of specific individuals or companies.
  • Explain coverage options
  • Handle claims
  • Prepare applications to submit to carriers
  • Prepare and initiate renewals for clients
  • Answer telephone calls from potential customers who have been contacted.
  • Develop and cultivate your own client base
  • Prepare and deliver presentations/seminars to clients and prospects
  • Comply with all industry rules and regulations
  • Build and maintain relationships with all carriers

Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years successful experience in the sales or financial services industry preferred
  • Ability to acquire appropriate licensing as needed
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Organized, detail-oriented, able to multitask
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including a professional demeanor
  • Team player, collaborative, able to work with and through others
  • Desire/ability to work successfully in a company environment
  • Ability to work with vendors, carriers, legal representatives, accountants, and other professionals