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RAC Agent Sales Director

Ref R-88828 Location Staines-upon-Thames, England

RAC Agent Sales Director

Remote Working Opportunities Available

About Assurant:

One of the biggest businesses you’ve probably never heard of has some very big opportunities for people with big ambition. We are Assurant. A creative Fortune 500 company with 15,000 colleagues around the world, who protect what matters most to over 300 million customers. And whether it’s automotive support, mobile phone and gadget protection or house and business rental insurance, we are always ready to support our customers and clients.

At Assurant, diversity helps us inspire creativity in the global marketplace, and we are believers in the strategic value of inclusion and how it improves performance, creates growth opportunities, better aligns us to our clients, and enhances employee engagement. 

A diverse and inclusive Assurant helps us better understand and connect with our employees, clients and customers. To achieve this, we believe we must reflect the diversity of the customers we serve

The opportunity:

Our continued year on year growth means opportunity for everyone. We need a range of professionals who can harness the power of technology to develop the insights, the products and the strategies to excite our customers, bring our people together and take our business forward. Every role will help us meet our growth targets and continue to expand our customers.

We are looking for an RAC Agent Sales Director to join our Automotive team. Reporting into our Automotive Director, you will achieve year on year operating revenue growth and manage relationships with essential supporting dealers across the network of dealers. Guide the strategic approach of the sales team to ensure the delivery of all-important financial metrics in any given financial period.

You will also provide technical and product knowledge to support sales process and build relationships with our agents and clients.

Other responsibilities include;

  • Work with client and company partners to create the annual client plan.
  • Ensure partners are aligned around delivery of annual plan.
  • Achieve AOP targets including identifying operational efficiencies, opportunities for over-performance and delivering actions plans to improve under-performance.
  • Work with internal specialists to improve sales performance through face-to-face, analogue and digital channels
  • Lead contact strategy to develop deep, wide strategic relationships across the independent car sales industry
  • Use Salesforce as system of record to record, monitor, process and measure projects, growth opportunities, client interactions and UW performance
  • Develop detailed understanding of client's strategic intent, challenges, and opportunities

You will have the following skills;

  • Experience driving and achieving sales growth whilst leading a large sales organisation
  • Experience working directly with senior partners/C-suite executives and encouraging multi-level relationships
  • Experience managing complex corporate relationships
  • An understanding of the general insurance/financial services and warranty business
  • Detailed knowledge of insurance sales processes and regulations with the ability to translate knowledge and experience into recommendations which add tangible value to the business.

The call to action:

At Assurant, we’re very big on supporting you to be the best you can be.

We offer a great range of benefits which our employees value and help make Assurant the best place to learn and work. Our benefits reflect our commitment to attract, engage and retain the most talented people and offer a diverse selection of benefits to suit you whilst working at Assurant. And from flexible working to BOOST (our internal wellbeing programme) from training and development to a range of rewards, what matters to you, matters to us. If you’d like to talk about big opportunities with the biggest business you’ve probably never heard of - apply today!

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

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Our Locations

The United Kingdom

Assurant’s European head office in Crewe is home to over 900 employees.

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France

Aix-en-Provence – Assurant Parc Cezanne: 380 Ave d’Archimede, Aix-en-provence, 13100, France

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Italy

Assurant’s Italian headquarters is situated in front of the Cadorna railway station, with a convenient journey to Malpensa airport.

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Spain

Assurant's office in Spain is located in Pozuelo de Alarcón, a charming city close to Madrid with easy transport links by train, car and bus (from Moncloa or Aluche).

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Germany

Assurant’s German headquarters is located in the burgeoning business area of Lyiner Quartier in Frankfurt.

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Netherlands

Located in the South East of Amsterdam, Assurant’s Netherlands office is convenient to public transport; just a 5-minute walk from the bus, train and Holendrecht Metro station.

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Meet Our People

There is a reason that I am still loving life at Assurant after 15 years, thanks to the fast pace and constant support it always feels like you are learning. I have come to see those I work with as good friends and there is a real family vibe to the environment. Its definitely challenging at times but everyone contributes to making it a fun and rewarding environment no matter what role you are in. Joanna Marsh Operations Manager
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Working at Assurant is fast-paced, fun and challenging. No two work days are ever the same. Miranda Cooke Strategic Business Development Executive
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Working at Assurant in the Amsterdam office is working in a diverse and international environment where I am challenged everyday to develop myself and my professional skills. Marcel Kröpfl Senior Customer Service Associate
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