Insurance Sales Agent/ NFUS Group Secretary
Location : Cupar
How does a business grow? It needs a sustainable customer base, solid foundations, plenty of support and, of course, an inspiring, hardworking leader to run and manage it. Therefore, we’re looking for a sales professional to join our Cupar agency as a self-employed tied Agent, serving the financial needs of local members.
With the support of NFU Mutual behind you don’t need to worry about establishing a new business, as you will be working in partnership and everything is set up and ready to go – the office, the support (from both field-based NFU Mutual experts and those based at our Head office), the award-winning products, the staff, even the business customers for you to network with.
In your NFU Scotland Group Secretary role, you'll provide assistance and direction on a variety of issues, sell NFU Scotland's range of membership services and champion Scottish farming by representing local farmers and related rural businesses.
So if you’re ambitious, commercially-minded and brilliant at building profitable relationships we would love you to apply.
Closing Date: 14 June 2016
Assessment Day: TBC - Located at NFU Mutual's Regional Service Centre, Glasgow
Second Stage Interviews: TBC - Located locally to the Agency
Please note you will be working on a self-employed basis and will not be directly employed by NFU Mutual.
Future Agent Programme - Scotland
We’re launching an exciting fast-track Future Agent Programme throughout the UK to provide the training, support and development you need to become an NFU Mutual Agent and farming representative. During the 12-month programme you will be employed by NFU Mutual / the relevant farming union and gain the necessary skills and experience to run your own NFU Mutual Agency business, along with a professional insurance qualification. Towards the end of the programme you’ll be able to apply to become a self-employed Agent, where you’ll develop strong relationships and business links with our members, selling NFU Mutual and the relevant farming union’s products and services.
With previous experience of sales you need to be highly motivated, with a desire to be your own boss by managing and leading a successful team. You’ll be an excellent communicator, have a flair for figures and a passion to grow and develop a business. You’ll have the ability to form excellent relationships with our customers and colleagues and be acceptable to relocation.
Initially you will be based in one of the following locations, however there is a requirement to be able to relocate to other areas of the UK, enabling you to successfully complete the 12 programme.
Downpatrick, N. Ireland. Kilmarnock, Scotland. Sedgefield, County Durham. Bury, Greater Manchester. Royston, Hertfordshire. Reading, Berkshire. Thornbury, South Gloucestershire. Swansea, Wales.
For further information and to apply please click on the following link and use job number S&AD00569: www.nfumutualcareers.co.uk/search-vacancies
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