Open Positions

We currently have an opportunity for an Account Manager in our Personal Lines Department.  This position is responsible for providing exceptional service and support of current and prospective clients, carriers, team members and Advisors. 

Additional duties may include:

  • Provide excellence in customer service to existing and prospective client base as well as internal staff.
  • Take new business call-ins and requests and make referrals to appropriate departments.
  • Determine if desired coverage fits with Ollis/Akers/Arney carriers.
  • Present quotes and proposals to clients.
  • Review client coverage levels and policies to ensure they meet client needs, agency standards, and standards of the companies represented; recommend changes as needed.
  • Prepare quotations, proposals, binders, endorsements, and coverage summaries to provide exceptional care to customers.
  • Prepare and submit new business and/or account renewals to carrier marketplace according to established procedures.
  • Order and issue binders, certificates, policies, endorsements, and other related items; verify their accuracy; provide documentation to client with appropriate correspondence.
  • Provide technical support to Advisors to include cross-selling and upgrading opportunities.
  • Perform general office duties including answering phones, making copies, preparing faxes, etc.
  • Follow through on all inquiries, requests, and submissions to ensure timely receipt and response.
  • Maintain and update activity records in agency management system according to current process and procedure (including requesting plan documents from carriers & imaging into database).
  • Ensure documents and guidelines in the Personal Lines tab on the intranet are up to date as notifications are received.
  • Perform additional duties as requested by Advisor, management or team members.

Experience:  Associate’s degree or equivalent college coursework in business or a related field preferred.  Must be a licensed Missouri Property & Casualty Producer.  Minimum of two years’ work experience in the insurance industry required, preferably in an Account Manager role.  Must possess or be actively engaged in obtaining the Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) designation within first 12 months of employment.

The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, ability to work well independently as well as in a team environment, strong attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task in a paperless environment.

We currently have an opening for an Advisor in the Springfield/Branson area. This position is responsible for providing insurance and risk reduction solutions to clients and prospects to proactively meet and exceed client needs. Role involves sales through established marketing process requiring development and maintenance of strong relationships with clients, prospects and carriers.

Additional duties may include identifying latest trends in insurance marketplace and assess the appropriate programs, plans and options best suited for the specific needs of prospects and clients; developing and maintaining relationships with current clients, prospects, key decision makers and carrier representation to provide best outcomes; and developing strategic sales and action plans, including pursuit of referral business and utilization of cold-calling techniques, with clear goals and objectives to increase sales, consistent with agency mission and values. Duties also include verifying accuracy of proposals/issued policies/certificates/booklets and providing communication and documentation to client with appropriate correspondence; reviewing and communicating renewal calculations, utilization information and report data to clients; and assessing client risk situations to ensure they meet the agency’s standards and those of the companies represented.

Experience: Three or more years of sales experience with prior insurance industry experience preferred. Industry specific certifications preferred. Missouri Property & Casualty and/or Missouri Life & Heath licenses are required.

The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, ability to work well independently as well as in a team environment, strong attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task in a paperless environment.

Candidates may complete an employment application at 2274 E. Sunshine, Springfield, MO 65804 or email a resume to hr@ollisaa.com.

We currently have an opening for an Advisor in the Bolivar area. This position is responsible for providing insurance and risk reduction solutions to clients and prospects to proactively meet and exceed client needs. Role involves sales through established marketing process requiring development and maintenance of strong relationships with clients, prospects and carriers.

Additional duties may include identifying latest trends in insurance marketplace and assess the appropriate programs, plans and options best suited for the specific needs of prospects and clients; developing and maintaining relationships with current clients, prospects, key decision makers and carrier representation to provide best outcomes; and developing strategic sales and action plans, including pursuit of referral business and utilization of cold-calling techniques, with clear goals and objectives to increase sales, consistent with agency mission and values. Duties also include verifying accuracy of proposals/issued policies/certificates/booklets and providing communication and documentation to client with appropriate correspondence; reviewing and communicating renewal calculations, utilization information and report data to clients; and assessing client risk situations to ensure they meet the agency’s standards and those of the companies represented.

Experience: Three or more years of sales experience with prior insurance industry experience preferred. Industry specific certifications preferred. Missouri Property & Casualty and/or Missouri Life & Heath licenses are required.

The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, ability to work well independently as well as in a team environment, strong attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task in a paperless environment.

Candidates may complete an employment application at 2274 E. Sunshine, Springfield, MO 65804 or email a resume to hr@ollisaa.com.

Candidates may complete an employment application at 2274 E. Sunshine, Springfield, MO 65804 or email a resume to hr@ollisaa.com.