Risk Management Specialist

    Location: Dexter, MO
    Posting Date: June 27, 2017
    Job Type: Full Time

    Progressive Farm Credit Services is seeking a full-time Risk Management Specialist.

    Job Description

    Responsibilities:  Under the direction of the Vice President / Branch Manager, the Risk Management Specialist will be responsible for providing direct and primary support to the branch’s efforts in meeting annual insurance sales goals by assisting with new client sales, servicing and marketing to present customers, conducting individual and group product-use demonstrations, and participating in the development of branch marketing and business plan. Duties include:

    • Develop and maintain a thorough understanding of and special expertise in insurance products available through Farm Credit.
    • Responsible for securing and maintaining agent licenses (including continuing education requirements) for the designated types of insurance offered through the Association.
    • Provide direct and primary support to the branch’s efforts in meeting annual insurance sales goals.
    • Keep branch staff apprised of general insurance product trends.
    • All other duties as assigned.

    Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture or Business Administration with a farming or ag-business background. Must be very customer service oriented and have a positive work attitude. Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Internet access skills, telephone communication and sales experience are required. Candidates with experience selling crop insurance will have preference.

    Benefit Programs include Health, Life, AD&D Insurance; 401K; and Bonus Plan.

    Email resume' and cover letter with salary history and expectations to PFCS-HR@progressivefcs.com or mail to:

    Human Resources Manager
    Progressive Farm Credit Services
    1116 N Main St
    Sikeston, MO 63801