Exciting new opportunity for an experienced customer focused professional looking to take their career to the next level! BSI Corporate Benefits is seeking an Account Director to join the fast-paced, high-intensity, customer-centric team in our Bethlehem, PA office. Experience leading a book of business in the health insurance industry is required. Come be a part of our success story!
BSI Corporate Benefits is an independent employee benefits consulting firm representing over 100 corporate clients across the US and Canada from its locations in Bethlehem, PA and Southfield, MI. We specialize in health, life, disability and other insurance needs. Our approach of balance, strength and integrity allows us to provide superior service to our clients.
What Makes this Job So Unique?
As an Account Director you will have a unique opportunity to make a significant and meaningful contribution to the success of BSI and its clients through the following core job responsibilities:
- Manage Key Accounts within BSI’s Book of Business including strategic planning, long-term relationships, and analyzing current plans as well as future opportunities
- Establish strategic goals for all key accounts
- Ensure the Account Management team successfully meets all established goals for key accounts
- Manage and execute the complete Strategic Renewal Process including compiling data for RFP, negotiating with carriers, meetings with the internal team on marketing, coordinating Open Enrollment meetings and necessary follow-up by verifying correct rates/plans are implemented by the carrier
- Prepare and execute presentations related to Pre-Renewal, Renewal, Year-End Review, Multi-Year Planning, etc. for each key account
- Prepare and deliver client monthly and quarterly reports in coordination with the Actuary.
- Provide a comprehensive understanding of the issues and laws pertinent to the industry, including the Affordable Care Act
- Communicate with Producer regularly on all accounts
- Provide outstanding customer service to all current and prospective clients
- Strategize with the Producer to make decisions on the needs and growth of the agency as it relates to your assigned book of business
- Build on BSI value added products and services to produce organic growth within your assigned book of business
- Support new business team and Producers with new business proposal developments
- Prepare and attend prospect meetings with new business team and/or Producers
- Conduct transition meetings from new sales to account management with new clients
Qualified Candidates Should Possess:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Communications or other related field preferred
- 3-5 years of Carrier, Agency, or HR & Benefits experience preferred
- Prior experience managing an Account Team a plus
- Insurance Licenses (Life, Accidental & Health) required or completed within 90 days from date of hire.
- Comprehensive understanding of insurance rating processes for fully-insured, experience rated, and self-funded plans
- Experience spread-sheeting rates and interpreting reports from insurance carriers
- Superior oral and written communication skills and the ability to present professionally via in-person, phone and written communication methods
- Ability to establish a rapport and build relationships with clients and carrier representatives
- Exceptional active listening skills
- Strong computer skills inclusive of the MS Office Suite. Prior experience with Zywave Brokerage Builder preferred.
- Ability to manage multiple projects while working in a fast-paced, high-intensity work environment
- Excellent organizational skills and the ability to prioritize tasks appropriately
- Self-starter with the willingness to learn and work independently
What We Offer You
At BSI our team of dedicated employees love what they do and love where they work. We offer great perks like:
- Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision benefits
- Employer paid STD, LTD and Life Insurance
- Retirement plan with generous company match
- Paid Time Off benefits and Summer Flex Fridays
- 11 company paid Holidays including your birthday
- Bonus opportunities
- Company events
- Fun, team-spirited work environment
How Do I Apply?
Apply here: https://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=oYPFefwq&s=website
Please submit the following:
- An updated resume
- A brief cover letter outlining your experience and interest in working for BSI Corporate Benefits
- Salary Requirements
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