You might hire an insurance agent to:

  • Develop new marketing strategies for insurance contracts, including automotive, casualty, health, life, and property
  • Meet with clients daily to provide information about policies and answer questions related to coverage and premiums

  • Monitor insurance claims and ensure customer satisfaction

  • Determine specific client needs by researching coverage options, cross sales, referrals, and renewals

Required skills and qualifications Preferred skills and qualifications
A passion for problem-solving
Knowledge of insurance plans and premiums across industries
Proper licensure by regulatory body in country of employment
Strong communication
A desire to help others
Prior sales experience