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Nestlé Nutrition, part of Nestlé S.A., is a world leader in nutrition, health and wellness. Gerber Products Company, founded in 1928, officially joined the Nestlé Nutrition family in 2007. Nestlé Nutrition and Gerber’s combined resources and scientific research expertise have enabled the company to become a worldwide leader in early childhood nutrition. Gerber produces more than 400 food products, all of which are a part of the proprietary Gerber® Start Healthy, Stay Healthy™ nutrition system. The Gerber® Start Healthy, Stay Healthy™ nutrition system combines products, educational resources and services that are designed to encourage the early establishment of healthy eating habits in children from birth to preschool.
Account Sales Manager, Agency Distribution - Gerber Life InsuranceApply Now Job Number 18002513 Company Nestle Nutrition Location White Plains, New York
Gerber Life Insurance Company has been providing superior quality life insurance products since 1967! We offer an array of insurance products to meet the needs of individuals and families, including The Grow-Up® Plan, The Gerber Life College Plan, and adult coverage products, including Term Life, Whole Life, Guaranteed Life, and Accident Protection. As an affiliate of Gerber Products Company, “the baby food people,” the two companies share a common goal: to help parents raise happy, healthy children. Gerber Products Company and Gerber Life are companies of the Nestlé organization.
Gerber Life Insurance Company is an equal opportunity employer.
POSITION SUMMARY: To manage sales growth and relationships with assigned Agency distribution partners and their producers by providing sales and training support, product knowledge and information about business procedures.
Drive sales to meet Gerber Life’s Agency Sales Overall goals and the assigned account’s sales goals while keeping in compliance with Gerber Life’s regulations and the firm specific rules of engagement.
Position Gerber Life as the leading provider of life and health products
Attract and retain producers that market and sell life and health products
Identify market and sales purchase trends that favourably impact Gerber Life
Manage support for agency distribution partners and their agents to help achieve sales and profit goals
Field in-bound inquiries from producers about products and sales ideas
Provide training to distribution partners and their producers
Outbound sales calls with active producers and keep them up to date on products, provide information, ideas and other material required to complete sales
Make sales calls on a daily basis with GAs and producers to highlight product attributes and value proposition, uncover prospective sales activity and encourage them to quote the company and place new business applications
Be available for joint calls with agents and their customers
Track and report on sales activities by Agency distribution partners
Direct the implementation of projects related to assigned Agency distribution partners
• Bachelor’s degree
• CLU and/or ChFC considered a plus
• Life & Health Licensed
• 3 or more years experience working with producers to market and sell life insurance products. Experience can come from home office or insurance agency or insurance distribution entity. Good knowledge and understanding of life products.
• Analytical Skills
• Problem Solving
• Project Management
• Campaign Analysis
• IT Knowledge
• Able to organize multiple priorities
• Solid understanding of independent producer market
• Strong presentation and listening skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Customer Focus
The Nestlé Companies are equal employment and affirmative action employers and looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment.