We are looking for confident and energetic people to join our sales team in Southend.
Our Sales Agents will be calling our own customers to help them purchase their travel insurance as they may have got stuck when buying online. You will be answering any questions they have and generally helping them through the process, so that we can ensure that they are fully covered for their planned trips and holidays. You will also be calling our customers who may need help renewing their annual policies with us and taking payment for policies that may have not gone through first time. Please note this role does not involve any cold calling.
We provide all the tools and knowledge that you need through our 5 week classroom training and you will go on to work in a lively and supportive environment.
This is a full time position working 37.5 hours a week. This does include some Saturdays as these shifts are on a 2 week rolling rota basis working 9am-5.30pm Monday to Thursday and Saturday 9am to 5pm or Monday to Thursday 11:30am to 8pm and Friday 9am to 5:30pm. You’ll never work more than 2 bank holidays in a year.
We have the following benefits:- Perkbox, Life insurance (after 1 years’ service), 50% off travel insurance and 15% for family and friends, 23 days holiday, plus 8 days bank holiday (after 5 years’ service, employees receive an additional 5 days holiday), Individual and team incentives, fresh fruit each week and a Pension.
We offer a starting salary of £15,500 per annum, plus a fantastic monthly performance related bonus of up to £350.
Our fully paid training starts on Monday, 16 April 2018 for 5 weeks and is Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm. So that we can ensure you get all of the training you need, we do need you to be available for the full 4 weeks.
We are committed to being an equal opportunities employer and confirm that your application will be considered based solely on merit, qualifications, experience and ability which is relevant to the vacant position.
Please note whilst we endeavour to respond to every applicant due to the high volume of applications received this is not always possible.