Brokers International Commissions Specialist in Urbandale, Iowa
Brokers International [“BI”] is one of the nation’s largest and longest standing insurance marketing organizations, delivering fully integrated insurance, retirement, and wealth management solutions to 25 agencies and 2500 independent agents in 49 states. At BI, our passion is to help our partners succeed. We do this every day with industry leading marketing solutions, product support, and back office operations. We are a strategic growth accelerator for our partners.
Under the leadership of CEO Mark Williams, BI is making significant investments in talent, operations, sales and marketing capabilities, and digital platforms in order to step-change its ability to drive accelerated growth as a strategic partner.
BI’s culture is one of inclusion and passionate teamwork. You will be surrounded by individuals that are passionate about our company, our brand, the level of support we provide our partners, and working as one integrated team. Our core values are Teamwork, Work Ethic, Integrity, and Customer Service. If you are up for the challenge, come join us and be part of taking BI on a new journey of accelerated growth and success.
As a Commissions Specialist, you will be an integral part of our business being the primary contact for our business partner’s production and Commissions Override and Bonus information. The primary purpose is to calculate commission overrides and provide excellent customer service to our business partners and clients.
Essential Job Functions, other duties assigned
Prepare commission files, calculate override payout amounts, interpret rate schedules and compensation grids, and investigate reporting errors.
Analyze reports and balance to the general ledger in order to calculate commission override payout amounts.
Manage, research, and respond to emails in the Commissions team’s shared mailboxes. Research and respond to agents and wholesalers regarding commission and bonus information.
Obtain and understand commission information from carriers, ensuring the data is complete and accurate. Research and resolve discrepancies
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Must display Core Values
Accuracy and strong attention to detail.
Proficient Excel skills including ability to use formulas and pivot tables
Excellent math and analytical skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent problem-solving skills and research ability
Ability to effectively communicate with management and other team members
Experience and Education
Must be proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word and Adobe
Experience in financial services, annuities, and/or insurance a plus
Associate degree in accounting or a related field from a two-year college or 3-5 years professional related experience or a combination of both
Benefits & Perks
Brokers International offers a comprehensive benefits package including competitive pay, PTO, paid holidays, medical/ dental/vision coverage, Family medical flexible spending account, Dependent care flexible spending account, retirement plan options, employer paid short term disability, long term disability, and life insurance. We also reward our associates’ hard work with profitability bonuses. We strive to provide a workplace that promotes health and well-being with a work/life balance. We have adjustable sit/stand desks and free, fresh fruit is available daily. We wear jeans every day and close every Friday at 3 p.m.
We do not sponsor employment visas.
Please apply at: https://www.biltd.com/careers/