Crop Insurance Specialist

Employer
AgChoice Farm Credit
Location
Chambersburg, PA
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
AgChoice Farm Credit is currently recruiting for two Crop Insurance Specialists to add to the AgChoice/Crop Growers team. There is tremendous opportunity to pick up additional customers with some recent changes in the marketplace and competition exiting the local area. We would like to hire a Specialist to work out of the Martinsburg or CV branch and serve the Martinsburg, CV & York territories. We are also recruiting for an agent to work out of the Meadville branch and cover Western PA. Responsibilities: Deliver effective insurance services to assure continued association growth and profitability. Provide quality, professional service to meet and/or exceed customer expectations. Provide technical training and direction for branch product referrals in the insurance area and contribute to the association's overall level of knowledge concerning crop insurance. Maintain insurance product knowledge and expertise and enhance Crop Growers image and reputation Requirements: Education and/or experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Agriculture, Economics or Finance. PA property and casualty licenses required during the first 6 months. Strong analysis, judgment and communication, oral or written, skills. Ability to be assertive and decisive in arriving at sound business decisions which serves the best interest of the association and customer. Strong attention to detail. Current awareness of economic developments, and production technology affecting agriculture in the region. A working knowledge of computer software and hardware. Farm background with related practical experience. Maintain valid driver's license. Sales experience preferred. Successful candidate should reside near Meadville/Martinsburg/CV offices.