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Employment Opportunities with CRV

If you want to work with professional people who are community and industry leaders – and for an agency that values continuing education and technical competency – CRV may be the place for you!  We have offices in Middletown and East Providence, Rhode Island and in Dartmouth, Massachusetts and a current staff of 45 people.   We are a privately-owned property and casualty insurance agency, founded in 1961 with a stellar reputation for excellent client service.  Ours is a culture of responsibility to our clients, our employees, our profession, our industry, and our community.

We offer varied career paths for insurance professionals in both commercial insurance and personal insurance – and from both a sales and a service perspective.  All customer service and sales staff members are licensed insurance producers and are encouraged to hold advanced designations. 

Carey, Richmond & Viking provides a generous benefit package for full-time employees including health benefits, 401K, and profit sharing.  The salary range for all positions is commensurate with level of experience and education. 

Please send your resume, references, and cover letter (required) to our Human Resources Department.  Fax and email responses are welcome.

Contact Information
Human Resources Manager
jobs@crvinsurance.com
Carey, Richmond & Viking Insurance
Two Corporate Place
Middletown, RI 02842

Phone: 401-683-7326
Fax: 401-683-7329

Account Manager - Personal Insurance
 
This position prefers a licensed professional with a minimum of three years’ experience in personal insurance account management in an agency environment.  The right candidate will also offer proficiency in up-to-date agency technology, and excellent written and verbal skills.  There may also be an opportunity to offer an entry-level training position in 2018.
 
Our Account Managers have the ability to market and place new and renewal policies.  They collaborate with underwriters to successfully retain business and are able to identify and react to opportunities to insure retention.  We value a team environment where we are encouraged to share experience and knowledge with our team members.
 
A demonstrated ability to effectively manage a personal lines book of business is highly desired and will be appropriately compensated.  We provide technical training (on and off site) and a complete benefits package.

Personal Insurance Sales Executive

If you would prefer to focus on new business opportunities, rather than account retention or service, our sales executive position may be for you.  We seek experienced service or sales representatives or insurance account managers with a preference for commission-generating outside sales.  

Our outside Sales Executives will be able to identify and reach out to new business channels and make presentations as well as develop strategies using a wide variety of sales and marketing tools and methods.  We offer long term stability, no confined market territories, and the opportunity to grow your income.  We provide leads, a comprehensive product line, full marketing support, licensing and technical training. Our compensation strategy includes a base salary plus immediate new business commissions, and a complete benefits package. 

Receptionist

The successful candidate will provide general office support with a variety of clerical activities and related tasks. The receptionist will be responsible for answering incoming calls, directing calls to appropriate associates, mail distribution, flow of correspondence, requisition of supplies as well as additional clerical duties.

Responsibilities: 

  • Expected to have the switchboard open and operating promptly at 8:00 a.m. and throughout the day until 4:30 p.m. 
  • Answers telephones and directs the caller to the appropriate associate; answers general company related questions.
  • Greets and directs visitors and associates in a friendly, hospitable manner.
  • Receives, sorts, and forwards incoming and outgoing mail; coordinates the pick-up and delivery of express mail services (FedEx, UPS, etc.).Receives packages and confirms contents against packing slip.
  • Assists in the ordering, receiving, stocking and distribution of office supplies; manages inventory of all supplies to insure re-stocking is completed in a timely manner.Orders miscellaneous kitchen supplies and cleaning/paper supplies; keeps reception area tidy
  • Arranges office equipment maintenance and repairs as needed.
  • Notifies staff of unforeseen absences, updates office calendar.
  • Assists with other related clerical duties such as photocopying, faxing, scanning/scanning audits, filing, and collating.

Requirements:

  • Possession of a high school diploma or equivalent (GED).
  • 6 months to 1 year of relevant experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Knowledge of MS Office programs.
  • Possession of strong organizational skills; able to multi-task.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Professional appearance and demeanor, customer service-driven.
  • Ability to work independently on assigned tasks as well as to accept direction on given assignments.
  • Able to work collectively with other associates.

Account Manager  - Commercial Insurance

We are currently seeking a Commercial Lines Account Manager to join our growing team! 

Responsibilities

  • Managing, enhancing and retaining client relationships; handle all customer transactions as well as preparing proposals and summaries of insurance
  • Maintain a high degree of organization and accuracy in processing of customer transactions
  • Ability to follow agency procedures with minimal supervision
  • Work in partnership with Producers and develop strong working relationships with company underwriters

Qualifications

  • 3+ years’ experience servicing Commercial Line accounts
  • A valid insurance producer license required
  • Knowledgeable in Commercial Lines coverages and terminology
  • Experience working with company online rating systems
  • An aptitude for exceptional customer service; solid oral and written communication skills
  • Proficient with Agency Management systems

 

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