South Africa

Business Development Officer- Cape Town

Company Telesure Investment Holdings
Reference # 20191028BDO
Published 20/11/2019
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Century City, Western Cape, South Africa
Are you a self-starter, with face-to-face business insurance sales or relationship management experience? Are you comfortable operating in a highly competitive sales environment? Then the role of Business Development Officer in Telesure Business Insurance is for you.

As a member of the team you will form part of an expansion drive in Business Insurance and therefore we require seasoned and experienced sales people, whose primary function is to generate high quality leads for our contact centre by canvassing small to medium enterprises, on an individual basis.
Job Functions Business Development,Sales
Industries Insurance
To effectively build and maintain relationships with prospects.
To generate high quality leads from prospective clients on a daily basis.
To assess marketing opportunities to contribute to the growth of Business Insurance.
To gather information on prospects requirements for product enhancement.
To effectively build and manage relationships with management and the call centre.
To effectively promote and advocate the brand to prospective clients in order to convert new leads to sales.
Understanding customer needs and consistently meeting customer expectations.
To ensure up-to-date industry and market knowledge, as well as internal products, processes etc.
Matric / Grade 12/ SAQA Accredited Equivalent*
Tertiary Qualification* SAQA Accredited Equivalent*
Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) competency requirements**: FAIS recognized qualifications / Regulatory Examinations / Class of Business Certification and / or CPD according to your DOFA


*SAQA Accredited Equivalent - It is the onus of the applicant to provide TIH and its subsidiaries with certified evidence that their qualification(s) meet the equivalent NQF level required for this role at time of application.

#Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) competency requirements: FAIS recognized qualifications / Regulatory Examinations / Class of Business Certification and / or CPD according to your DOFA (where applicable) - As a registered Financial Service Provider, we are mandated to ensure that all our representatives are and remain fit and proper at all times. By applying for this role, you consent to having your relevant qualification and or accreditation or confirm that you are working towards meeting the competency requirements. You further consent to the relevant information being verified.

1 - 3 years marketing or sales experience in related industries (banking / financial/ insurance / business services)
Valid drivers licence with own vehicle

6 months relevant experience in commercial insurance
Job Closing Date 04/12/2019
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