23 days old

Agent Support Representative

Cognizant
Des Moines, IA
  • Job Code
    000284537212


Summary


The Customer Service Associate is responsible for fielding inbound calls from customers and field agents in regards to existing home and auto insurance policies. The Customer Service Associate will provide assistance on billing inquiries, policy questions, and counsel customer and agents on underwriting eligibility and policy coverage and/or options.




***14-16 weeks of training required with no time off***



Job Responsibilities:

Due to expanding our business, we are adding additional Customer Service Reps to our team.



Field inbound auto and home insurance calls from agents related to billing inquires, policy questions and overall customer service.
Counsel customers/agents on underwriting eligibility and policy coverage and/or options.
Within established timeframe, provide phone requested quotes to customers/agents for changes to existing lines or products.
Upgrade coverage and sell new coverage/products to existing customers as appropriate.
Review phone requested cancellations and reinstatements and make appropriate decisions to resolve.
Resolve customer service related complaints and process complex customer calls, answer customer/agent policy and billing inquiries.
Act as on-line billing systems and agency portal website expert to provide proactive agency support as well as assist co-workers in mastering these systems and sell their benefits to the agents.
Accountable to build/maintain effective relationships with customers/agents.
May provide agency and internal support on information input processes.
Handle special projects/other related assignments as delegated by Team Manager.





Required Skills:
High School diploma or equivalent
Customer service experience (face to face or phone)



Basic math and analytical skills




Preferred Skills:
Prior insurance experience
Call center experience





Domain Skills












SNo Primary Skill Proficiency Level * Rqrd./Dsrd.
1 Customer Mgmt Ins-Prop&Casualt NA Desired
2 Policy Admn(Ins-Prop&Casualty) NA Desired



* Proficiency Legends








Proficiency Level Generic Reference
PL1 The associate has basic awareness and comprehension of the skill and is in the process of acquiring this skill through various channels.
PL2 The associate possesses working knowledge of the skill, and can actively and independently apply this skill in engagements and projects.
PL3 The associate has comprehensive, in-depth and specialized knowledge of the skill. She / he has extensively demonstrated successful application of the skill in engagements or projects.
PL4 The associate can function as a subject matter expert for this skill. The associate is capable of analyzing, evaluating and synthesizing solutions using the skill.






Posted: 2018-09-27 Expires: 2018-10-26
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