Sales Agent

An exciting Sales Agent opportunity with a top Fortune 500 company in the Finance Industry. Apply now !

Your new company

Our client, MetLife Insurance is looking to add a proactive and enthusiastic Sales Agent to work with Pet insurance. They have an excellent reputation within their sector and are looking for candidates with excellent sales & marketing experience.

Your new role

The Sales Agent will work directly with pet parents to provide solutions for their pet insurance needs in a call center environment. He or she will manage and optimize inbound calls as well as other leads to increase policy sales. The Sales Agent will work to improve customer retention by problem solving, educating, and providing a WOW! experience for their customer.

  • Manage inbound email, chat and phone inquiries from pet parents for the purpose of selling pet insurance policies.
  • Manage time and other resources to ensure sales goals are met consistently.
  • Make outbound calls to current or prospective customers to sell pet insurance from warm leads.
  • Handle all interactions promptly and effectively to minimize wait times.
  • Build rapport with potential customers to reinforce the value of Pet First’s brand and our pet insurance products.
  • Build strong knowledge of products and services offered.
  • Additional activities as directed by management

What you'll need to succeed

  • Proven sales success within an inbound service environment, preferably a direct sales environment.
  • Ability to operate in a fast-pace, multi-tasking environment with deadlines.
  • Ability to obtain property and casualty insurance license (preparatory course provided by Pet First).
  • Strong written, verbal, interpersonal, and phone communication skills.
  • Excellent tracking, follow-up, negotiating, and relationship building skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to consistently overcome objections.
  • Articulate, professional, and possesses a strong quality sales mindset with attention to detail.
  • Proven history of adherence to corporate policies, procedures, and guidelines.
  • Strong computer background using MS Word, Excel, and Internet.
  • Flexible schedule requirements, with the ability to work evenings and weekends.
  • Proven attendance reliability.
  • Insurance industry sales experience
  • Service industry and/or Contact Center experience
  • Resident Property and Casualty Insurance License is preferred
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 2 plus years sales experience

What you'll get in return

In this contract role, you will get the opportunity to learn the internal systems and gain on your insurance and experience to allow you to further develop and grow your career. This is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door at MetLife Insurance.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Type de contrat
Secteur d'activité
Sales & Marketing
To Be Decided Upon Experience


Parlez à Meenakshi Subramanian en charge de cette offresituée à Tampa - Head Office
Suite 1000, 4350 West Cypress St

Téléphone: +6159282236