Insurance Advisor - Trainee
Westland Insurance Group
High Prairie, AB
Westland Insurance Group Ltd has an exciting new opportunity for a Insurance Advisor Trainee (Receptionist): to support our High Prairie, AB: office. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with excellent communication and organization skills.

Westland is one of the largest independent insurance brokers in Canada with over 1000 employees across 85 offices throughout Alberta & BC. We have experienced rapid expansion in the past 5 years and are positioned to continue on this growth path.

What we offer:
  • Base salary
  • Comprehensive medical and dental benefits
  • Diverse mix of staff and demonstrated work/life balance
  • Career growth opportunities and continuing education programs
The Opportunity:
Are you an exceptional people person with an excellent phone voice? Do you have an outgoing, friendly disposition and can naturally make others feel comfortable? Your professional approach and inviting personality make you an ideal person to create the first impression for our customers.

The role:
  • Answering all incoming calls and directing them to the appropriate individual
  • Entering data into the computer system
  • Checking v-mails, fax file folders regarding new client requests
  • Monitoring and maintaining appropriate office supplies for the department
  • Assisting Advisors with additional duties as needed
  • Daily mail and courier – includes preparing and sorting all incoming and outgoing items
  • Greet and welcome all visitors
  • Ad-hoc additional tasks as needed
Here’s what you bring:
  • Obtain Level 1 insurance license within 90 days
  • Computer and MS office experience
  • Exceptional telephone etiquette
  • Office experience is considered an asset
  • Superior interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated and ability to demonstrate good initiative
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to multi-task
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and to exercise discretion are important qualities
  • Strong work ethic without sacrificing your ability to have fun on the job