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Healthcare and Benefits Consultant

  • Salary: €45000 - €60000 per annum
  • Location: Belfast, County Antrim
  • Sector: Employee Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted:
    19 Mar 2019
  • Job reference: 31509

My client is currently looking for an experienced Healthcare and Benefits Consultant to join their team in Belfast.

The role

As a Senior Sales Consultant, you will need to:

  • Manage your own client portfolio in line with defined business practice standards
  • Define, own and implement a business plan to underpin the delivery of the new business target and client retention target
  • Identify areas to expand the range of products and services to prospects and clients within the business plan
  • Effectively manage your own time in relation to travel and resource
  • Contribute to overall business strategy through conceptual ideas for consideration by line management (new product development, service initiatives, marketing concepts)
  • Attend client meetings and presentations
  • On occasion attend prospect business meetings as arranged by the telebusiness team at pre-arranged dates, times and venues
  • Assess the best products and service options in relation to the particular requirements of each client
  • Ensure best advice is given at every stage of the sales process and adherence to regulatory requirements is observed
  • Work closely with internal sales support teams and maintain good Insurer relationships

Job holder requirements

  • Experience within the relevant market sector in a client facing commercial role
  • A good knowledge of relevant products and funding options available in the market place and knowledge of competing intermediaries
  • Strong knowledge of each market provider's products and differentiators is essential to an effective contribution to this role
  • Good influencing and presentation skills with experience at presenting to board level
  • Adaptable and open to new processes and ideas with an ability to encourage such behaviours across the wider team in support the of respective Line Manager
  • A professional and approachable manner with all internal and external clients
  • Good attention to detail with enhanced abilities in numerical and verbal reasoning
  • Good time management and organisational skills
  • A good influencer and negotiator whose skills can be encouraged in others
  • Willingness to travel to effectively undertake the role

An excellent package is on offer

  • 26 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company car provided
  • Bonus scheme
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Company funded cash plan
  • Life assurance
  • Income protection insurance (PHI)
  • Funding for CII studies
  • Private medical insurance

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