I have partnered with an international provider of risk management and consulting services seeking a licensed Health & Benefits Consultant to join their team. This position is focused on selling self-funded medical plans, targeting small to medium size businesses in the Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach areas.Responsibilities:-Develop prospects through direct solicitation of businesses -Develop information and recommendations for prospective accounts, present proposals and adhere to agency policies and procedures for writing new accounts - Establish servicing procedures when necessary for designated accounts - Perform periodic service calls on designated accounts - Identify and solicit sales prospects from various sources provided by agency by cold calls, mailings and phone contacts - Solicit referrals from existing agency accounts - Assist in resolving any problems in accounting or claims for accounts produced - Coordinate timely presentations for both new and renewal business - Maintain knowledge of underwriting criteria for carriers represented by theWorking hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:- Excellent PC skills including, but not limited to Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint - Experience with HubSpot preferred, but not required - Excellent organization and time management capabilities - Ability to effectively communicate with colleagues and clients, both written and verbalEducation:High SchoolExperience:4-7 yearsQualifications:-Aggressive and assertive self-starter with strong presentation and negotiation skills - Confident, friendly, and outgoing personality who can thrive as an individual and as part of a team - Willingness to travel, as required - Health & Life Agent License (Florida 2-15) required - Bachelor's degree preferred, but not required - 3+ years of health insurance (SELF-FUNDED) sales experience with a proven track record Please apply with a current resume to firstname.lastname@example.org for immediate considerationSpherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.