Job Area: Clerical/Administrative
Business Area: Individual Annuities
Location: IA - Des Moines;NE - Grand Island
Career Category: Recent College Graduate,Experienced Professional
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Date Posted: 2018-09-18
The Principal way
Our team has created a customer first and employee empowered culture AND we have fun doing it. If you want to use your skills and experience in an environment where you can make a difference, we want to hear from you! Come experience a collaborative work culture with great workplace perks:
Competitive pay, great benefits and vacation time.
Benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company match and cash pension plan.
It's not what we do. It's who we are
At Principal, every role supports a greater purposeto give real people an edge in planning and protecting their financial lives. And after more than 130 years of service, we've never had a more vibrant and dynamic global team united in our purpose. Through community involvement, innovative financial solutions and dedication to career development, we make a difference in millions of lives every day, including our employees'.
Do you have a friendly and positive attitude, with a passion for helping others?
Do you take initiative and thrive in environments where the path may not always be clear?
If so, then we may have the right opportunity for you!
We are looking for a self-starter who enjoys problem solving, and working together as a team, all in the spirit of helping our customers.
As an Annuity Technician Il, you will work with business partners and our customers to administer existing annuity contracts.
Here is an example of some responsibilities:
Process financial transactions, death claims, and service requests for existing annuity customers.
Work as a team to meet quality and timing goals.
Implement problem solving techniques to ensure accurate and efficient processing.
Identify and research unusual or complex situations and engage appropriate team members to resolve the request.
Prioritize and process daily work to meet customer service goals.
Share knowledge and information with team members to improve the overall effectiveness and development of the team.
Associates or Bachelor's degree preferred or requires high school diploma or equivalent, plus 2+ years related work experience i.e. customer service, financial service industry experience preferred.
Knowledge of Microsoft office.
An emphasis on customer service.
Strong organizational, problem solving, verbal and written communication skills.
Must have strong math and interpretation skills.
Must be professional, diligent, a team player and ability to multi-task and adapt to frequent change.
May need to become an Associated Person of Principal Financial Securities.
What's next? Innovation at its finest.
We'll review your application and if you're selected for an interview, you'll receive an invite for a pre-recorded interview experience. Haven't done that before, don't worry. We've got all the tips and tricks available to help you be successful. With a pre-recorded interview, you can add your own flair and personality at your pace.
Be sure to check your email frequently. We'll communicate our decisions through the email address used on your online profile. If you receive an email from our Principal Talent Acquisition Team, you've been selected to begin your pre-recorded interview experience and have a set time to submit.
Benefits designed with you in mind.
Because each employee is unique, our benefit packages give you lots of choices. We offer comprehensive benefits that helps contribute to the healthy, fulfilling life and gratifying work experience you deserve, at an affordable cost. Click here to see just a few benefits you'll receive once you join our team.
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At this time, we're not able to consider candidates who would need sponsorship now or in the future or those needing work authorization for this role. (This includes students on F1-OPT, F1-CPT, J-1, etc.) However, we'd hope you continue to keep us in mind for other potential opportunities in the future.
Principal is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to of age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic partner status, military status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.
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