Willis Towers Watson Licensed Benefit Advisor – Work From Home in Houston, Texas

Licensed Benefit Advisor – Work From Home

Date Posted: May 11, 2018


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Summary of Role

As a Seasonal Licensed Benefit Advisor you will have the rewarding opportunity to speak with Medicare eligible participants across the country to assist them in selecting insurance plans that meet their needs. You will spend approximately 90% of your day in phone conversations with participants exercising patience and knowledge with caring explanations to enroll them in healthcare insurance products. Our calls are untimed, you get to spend as much time as necessary to really help our participants!

You must be available to interview between June 25-27 and start training/working on July 23rd.

The Role

Key Responsibilities:

  • Use a consultative approach to listen, and assess the retirees insurance needs and appropriate eligibility

  • Conduct eligibility and needs analysis to determine suitable plan

  • Effectively, and empathetically communicate the costs and benefits of multiple insurance plans over the phone

  • Make plan recommendations based on participants individual needs and assist the participant with the decision making process

  • Work through scheduled, and inbound calls with patience and an emphasis on service, not call volume

  • Work as a team player in a diverse, professional call center environment

  • Adhere to all legal regulations

The Requirements

You are excited to learn new things, have strong computer skills, and are self-motivated to always improve. You have patience, and the ability to listen and recognize the needs of participants, even when they are unable to clearly articulate what is important to them. You are able to change your communication style based on the region of the call, the client, and the medical needs of the caller. You overcome objections with knowledge, patience, and understanding, and enjoy meeting new people by phone!

  • You must a current Texas General Life and Health license

  • Must live within a 50 mile drive to Houston

  • Must be able to attend a two week onsite paid training class in Houston that runs from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

  • Required to have a high speed internet connection with a minimum of 25Mbps download/5 Mbps upload speeds

  • Required to have a home office location that is noise and distraction free during your work schedule

  • Ability to set-up an at-home office with provided computer and monitors

  • Must had an IOS or Android device capable of adding a VPN security app

  • After your first day complete required certifications to represent local and national insurance carriers

  • Experience using Microsoft Office with a strong ability to juggle multiple open computer windows to answer questions while on the phone

  • Ability to learn new proprietary computer systems

  • Experience in a sales consulting environment preferred

  • Ability to work autonomously in a self-paced, self-motivated team environment

  • Ability to communicate professionally and courteously

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret insurance documents, detailed correspondence, procedure manuals, insurance applications, polices, and contracts

  • High School Diploma or GED required, College classes a plus

Willis Towers Watson operates in a highly regulated environment; you will be required to complete an extensive background check in order to be licensed as a Benefit Advisor.

Our Environment:

Willis Towers Watson maintains a diverse working environment of dedicated associates, in an open call center layout. We utilize the latest in technology, and top of the line computer and telephony systems. We reward our associates with competitive hourly rates, monthly bonuses, team competitions, and raffles. Each year we invite top performing seasonal associates to join our team on a year round basis, or invite them back for the following season.

The Company

Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas – the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at willistowerswatson.com .

Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability. Equal Employment Opportunity: Know your rights at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf .

Unsolicited Contact: Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Willis Towers Watson are considered property of Willis Towers Watson and are not subject to payment of agency fees. In order to be an authorized Recruitment Agency/Search Firm for Willis Towers Watson, any such agency must have an existing formal written agreement signed by an authorized Willis Towers Watson recruiter and an active working relationship with the organization. Resumes must be submitted according to our candidate submission process, which includes being actively engaged on the particular search. Likewise, for our authorized Recruitment Agencies/Search Firms, if the candidate submission process is not followed, no agency fees will be paid by Willis Towers Watson. Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer.


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  • Location:Houston, TX, US

  • Date Posted:May 11, 2018