Sunday , August 14 2022

Telesure Careers – Business Development Officer

Website Telesure Investment Holdings - TIH

Job Description:

The Business Development Officer contributes to the organizational goals by generating high quality leads for Business Insurance.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Negotiate agreement with the customer and internally with commercial colleagues to ensure that customer requirements are met.
  • Develop knowledge and understanding of the organization’s policies and procedures and of relevant regulatory codes and codes of conduct to ensure own work adheres to those standards. Obtain authorization from a supervisor or manager for any exceptions from mandatory procedure.
  • Prioritize own workflow and ensure work is completed to the required standards of productivity, quality and timeliness; use performance management systems to improve personal performance.
  • Identify the products or services that best meet the customer’s stated needs,use personal expertise to propose quantities and product configurations, explain the selection to the customer, and invite the customer to make a purchase at the standard price/terms and conditions of sale.
  • Set clear objectives for each sales call or meeting; use standard materials to make a presentation to the customer; and ask relevant questions to evaluate the customer’s level of interest and to identify and respond to areas requiring further information or explanation.
  • Make calls (by telephone or in person) to allocated customers to develop new relationships. Act as a first point of contact for resolving customer queries and complaints.
  • Maintain an understanding of relevant technology, external regulation, and industry best practices through ongoing education, attending conferences, and reading specialist media.
  • Monitor and assess sales and market data for a specific geographic region that will assist management in identifying areas in the market where business can be developed.
  • Identify potential customers by obtaining information, referrals, and recommendations from existing customers and other contacts and/or through participation in trade shows and conferences.
  • Develop own capabilities by participating in assessment and development planning activities as well as formal and informal training and coaching; gain or maintain external professional accreditation where relevant to improve performance and fulfil personal potential.

Job Requirements:

  • Matric / Grade 12
  • 2 – 3 years marketing or face to face sales experience preferably in commercial insurance.
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid Drivers License

Job Details:

Company: Telesure Investment Holdings – TIH

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Gauteng Area, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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