Contact Center / Customer Service Representative

<p><strong>Personal, compassionate service is what we're known for at NJM. We seek the best and brightest to help our customers when they need us most. As part of the NJM team, you'll not only enjoy some of the best benefits in the industry, you'll also be joining a company that's committed to professional development, diversity and innovative thinking.</strong></p>

West Trenton, NJ

NJM Insurance Group

<strong>Insurance is our business. Service is our passion. That's what sets us apart in an industry whose most important job is to be there for people when they need us most. Our commitment to customer satisfaction is repeatedly recognized by leading, independent consumer publications, which rate us as providing among the best service in the country. Founded by customers for customers, at our core, we&rsquo;re simply people devoted to helping people.<br /><br />The last thing you need after you file a claim is a long wait for answers. Rest assured in knowing that NJM is repeatedly recognized for outstanding claim satisfaction in leading consumer surveys, the results of which are based entirely on customer feedback. We also performed well in a consumer report from the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance.<br /></strong>

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Overview: <p>At New Jersey Manufacturers (NJM), a top-rated insurance company, our Personal Lines Department is currently interviewing for Personal Lines Representatives for our Contact Center at our West Trenton location.&nbsp; Personal Lines Representatives answer and respond to inbound telephone calls from prospective and current policyholders.&nbsp; Provide assistance and superior customer service while determining coverage and administering transactions.&nbsp; Formal in-house training is provided.This position is eligible for a 15% shift differential based on the work schedule.&nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>Shift:&nbsp;</strong>Monday &ndash; Friday 12:45pm-9:00pm <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>and</strong></span>&nbsp;one Saturday per month 8:30am-4:45pm</p>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Respond accurately and effectively to an equitable proportion of telephone inquiries from prospective and current policyholders.</li> <li>Complete necessary follow ups and workflow transactions in a timely and efficient manner.</li> <li>Provide quality assistance and customer service in a professional and timely manner.</li> <li>Navigate in a computerized environment to access appropriate information to service the policyholder</li> </ul>
Requirements: <br /> <ul> <li>Excellent verbal and written communication skills.</li> <li>Working knowledge of computers including accurate keyboarding skills.</li> <li>Superior listening skills.</li> <li>Strong multi-tasking ability.</li> <li>Previous call center experience handling inbound calls is preferred.</li> <li>Bachelor&rsquo;s degree preferred.</li> <li>PL Producer&rsquo;s Authority preferred.</li> <li>If not currently licensed, must pass the Producer's exam. Initial training will be provided prior to exam.</li> <li>Bilingual skills are a plus</li> </ul>