POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES: A Commercial Lines CSR and/or Account Manager assists in the support and production on new commercial lines accounts and the retention of existing accounts. In addition to providing exceptional customer service, additional responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to: securing and submitting required renewal underwriting information, processing change requests, change confirmations, and customer requested changes or cancellations, soliciting increases in coverage, rounding existing accounts, remarketing and/or rewriting accounts, taking commercial lines inside sales, and seeking referrals from current client base to generate new business prospects.
-Minimum five years of practical experience in similar position with underwriting and rating background; must have commercial Property & Casualty experience
-High School diploma required; Associate’s and/or Bachelor’s degree is preferred; additional insurance designations (CIC, CISR, etc.) are preferred
-Requires an ability to communicate orally and in writing with others to explain complex issues, receive and interpret complex information, and respond appropriately
-Must be a self-starter with excellent time management skills
-Must embrace a client-focused, team mentality
-Must be proficient in MS Office tools and insurance management systems
-Previous working knowledge of AMS360 is preferred
-Must have SC Agent and Brokers licenses as required by the South Carolina Department of Insurance.
ABOUT C.T. LOWNDES & COMPANY: South Carolina’s oldest insurance agency, C. T. Lowndes & Company, is a local and family owned professional independent insurance agency that builds customer relationships through honesty, integrity, and outstanding customer service. The Agency was founded in 1850 and has always been owned by a member of the Lowndes family. We are now celebrating our 167th year in business under the ownership and leadership of the 6th generation of the Lowndes family plus a 2nd generation of the Silcox family. Since the agency first offered fire insurance for South Carolina National Bank mortgages in the mid-19th Century, we have grown to a full-service agency with 7 locations throughout the Lowcountry and one in Myrtle Beach.
SOME OF OUR PERKS:
- Our full-time positions enjoy a shorter than average work-week (we close at 2pm every Friday)!
- We offer a competitive full-time benefits package that includes 401k, PTO, health, vision, dental, life, and disability insurance.
- We are committed to getting involved with and giving back to the community that has entrusted us with their insurance needs since 1850.
C.T. Lowndes & Company is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. C.T. Lowndes & Company participates in E-Verify.