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As a longtime staple of the South Sound business community, Brown & Brown of Washington – Tacoma welcomes the chance to provide exciting and challenging career opportunities to local professionals.

Here are just a few of the benefits of joining our Tacoma team:

  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive employee benefits options
  • A team of highly motivated colleagues who value collaboration
  • Opportunities for paid education and training in the insurance industry
  • State-of-the-art technology

Open Positions

Employee Benefits Producer

Brown & Brown of WA — Tacoma, ranked in the top 20 among the 2018 Puget Sound Business Journal’s 100 Best Places to Work in Washington State. Brown & Brown offers competitive wages, comprehensive benefits packages, stock purchase program and 401(k) matching funds in addition to a great working environment; where all Teammates are valued.

An Employee Benefits Producer’s primary job is to generate new business production through the sale of employee benefits packages. Candidates must demonstrate a clear understanding of benefits insurance coverages and program designs, both of which are paramount in designing packages that fulfill all a customer’s needs. Candidates must also be able to manage schedules, set appointments with prospective customers, analyze existing exposures, and present alternative insurance solutions to fulfill the needs of prospects and existing customers. High energy and self-management are a must, as is a persistent desire to succeed.

MAIN FUNCTION OF POSITION:

Brown & Brown of Washington – Tacoma is seeking an Employee Benefits Department Producer to be part of our highly successful sales organization. As one of the largest independent insurance brokerage firms in the United States, this is an excellent opportunity for the self motivated, entrepreneurial, salesperson having a strong desire to be successful. Salary to be determined based on experience and ability, plus commission incentives and benefits.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Create and develop sales opportunities with primarily mid-sized regional based organizations.
  • Must have ability to create and break relationships, and be results oriented.
  • Understand and communicate insurance products and services to prospective buyers.
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Possess the ability to organize work activities to produce consistent results.
  • Establish and maintain productive working relationships with team members and have a strong customer service ethic.
  • Have a solid understanding of information technologies and services used in a business environment.
  • Washington State Life, Disability, and Long-term License.
  • Four year college degree (preferred).
  • Minimum 3 years sales experience.

Salary Range: Negotiable, based on professional experience.

Interested? If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit a resume and cover letter here.

Employee Benefits Service Specialist

Brown & Brown of WA — Tacoma, ranked in the top 20 among the 2018 Puget Sound Business Journal’s 100 Best Places to Work in Washington State. Brown & Brown offers competitive wages, comprehensive benefits packages, stock purchase program and 401(k) matching funds in addition to a great working environment; where all Teammates are valued.

Brown & Brown is one of the largest insurance brokerages in the country, with local agents dedicated to providing our customers the best service available. From general knowledge to niche markets, Brown & Brown teammates have the expertise to support our customers and our communities. With access to the best products in the marketplace, growing relationships with carrier partners and expert resources, Brown & Brown stands out as a leader in the industry.

MAIN FUNCTION OF THE POSITION

Brown & Brown of Washington, Inc. is currently seeking an Employee Benefit Service Specialist (SS) for our Tacoma office.  Primary responsibilities are to provide direct support to our Association/Trust Team and their clients within our Employee Benefit Department. The Service Specialist will aid in the compilation and production of various presentations, enrollment and plan-related documents as well as assist in both Association/Trust and client related projects.

SUMMARY OF JOB DUTIES:

  • Provide direct client service support to our team, our clients and their employees.
  • Prepare Benefit Plan Materials for renewal meetings.
  • Preparing for and presenting at employee meetings.
  • Establish effective working relationships with Internal Partners, Clients and Carriers.
  • Ensure accurate, professional and timely response to all outstanding issues.
  • Verification of accuracy of client plan documents.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Consistent dependability in all areas
  • Highly organized, with ability to report the status of items on immediate basis
  • Excellent work habits – detail oriented, works accurately, follows specific instructions
  • Excellent prioritization skills – sense of urgency
  • Ability to focus & complete tasks at hand, despite frequent interruptions
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Creative problem solver
  • Desire for professional growth within in the Insurance Industry
  • Two years or more in a business/office setting, insurance related experience is a plus
  • Solid knowledge of MS Office – (Outlook, Word, Excel, PPT)
  • Degree Preferred, but will substitute applicable work experience
  • Current WA State Insurance License or the ability to attain one within 60 days

Salary Range: Negotiable, based on professional experience.

Interested? If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit resume and cover letter here.

Employee Benefits Marketing Analyst Coordinator

Brown & Brown of WA — Tacoma, ranked in the top 20 among the 2018 Puget Sound Business Journal’s 100 Best Places to Work in Washington State. Brown & Brown offers competitive wages, comprehensive benefits packages, stock purchase program and 401(k) matching funds in addition to a great working environment; where all Teammates are valued.

Brown & Brown is one of the largest insurance brokerages in the country, with local agents dedicated to providing our customers the best service available. From general knowledge to niche markets, Brown & Brown teammates have the expertise to support our customers and our communities. With access to the best products in the marketplace, growing relationships with carrier partners and expert resources, Brown & Brown stands out as a leader in the industry.

MAIN FUNCTION OF POSITION: 

Brown & Brown of Washington, Inc. is currently seeking a Marketing Analyst (MA) for our Tacoma office.  Primary responsibilities are to provide direct support to the Department Leader, Account Manager, and Producer within our Employee Benefit Department. The Marketing Analyst will be responsible for obtaining proposals from carrier/vendor partners, analyzing those proposals, compiling spreadsheet comparisons and preparation of proposal/renewal reports. In addition, the Market Analyst will work collaboratively with the team on other marketing related projects. We’re open to either a junior or senior level Coordinator/Analyst.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide direct support to our team by leading the marketing efforts for the benefits department.
  • Prepare and deploy Request for Proposal (RFP).
  • Analyze carrier proposals and compile spreadsheet comparisons.
  • Prepare proposals and renewal reports.
  • Establish effective working relationships with carriers/vendors.
  • Ensure accurate, professional and timely response to all marketing needs.
  • Verification of accuracy of client plan information, carrier proposals and other key items.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Consistent dependability in all areas
  • Highly organized, with ability to report the status of items on immediate basis
  • Excellent work habits – detail oriented, works accurately, follows specific instructions
  • Excellent prioritization skills – sense of urgency
  • Ability to focus & complete tasks at hand, despite frequent interruptions
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Creative problem solver
  • Desire for professional growth within in the Insurance Industry
  • Working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Working knowledge of Carrier portals and websites
  • Working knowledge of carrier RFP preparation
  • Self-funding experience/exposure
  • Current Washington State Insurance License and appropriate Non-Resident License
  • Some college/technical education in a field that aligns with our industry
  • Two (2) years recent agency experience handling marketing and/or servicing of accounts

Salary Range: Negotiable, based on professional experience.

Interested? If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit resume and cover letter here.

Commercial Property & Casualty Producer

Brown & Brown of WA — Tacoma, ranked in the top 20 among the 2018 Puget Sound Business Journal’s 100 Best Places to Work in Washington State. Brown & Brown offers competitive wages, comprehensive benefits packages, stock purchase program and 401(k) matching funds in addition to a great working environment; where all Teammates are valued.

A Commercial Producer’s primary job is to generate new business production through the sale of commercial property & casualty products. Candidates must demonstrate a clear understanding of property & casualty insurance coverages and program designs, both of which are paramount in designing packages that fulfill all a customer’s needs. Candidates must also be able to manage schedules, set appointments with prospective customers, analyze existing exposures, and present alternative insurance solutions to fulfill the needs of prospects and existing customers. High energy and self-management are a must, as is a persistent desire to succeed.

MAIN FUNCTION OF POSITION:

Brown & Brown of Washington – Tacoma is seeking a Commercial Insurance Department Producer to be part of our highly successful sales organization. As one of the largest independent insurance brokerage firms in the United States, this is an excellent opportunity for the self motivated, entrepreneurial, salesperson having a strong desire to be successful. Salary to be determined based on experience and ability, plus commission incentives and benefits.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Create and develop sales opportunities with primarily mid-sized regional based organizations.
  • Must have ability to create and break relationships, and be results-oriented.
  • Understand and communicate insurance products and services to prospective buyers.
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Possess the ability to organize work activities to produce consistent results.
  • Establish and maintain productive working relationships with team members and have a strong customer service ethic.
  • Have a solid understanding of information technologies and services used in a business environment.
  • Washington State Property & Casualty License.
  • Four year college degree (preferred).
  • Minimum 3 years sales experience.

Salary Range: Negotiable, based on professional experience.

Interested? If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit a resume and cover letter here.

Commercial Account Manager

Brown & Brown of WA — Tacoma, ranked in the top 20 among the 2018 Puget Sound Business Journal’s 100 Best Places to Work in Washington State. Brown & Brown offers competitive wages, comprehensive benefits packages, stock purchase program and 401(k) matching funds in addition to a great working environment; where all Teammates are valued.

Brown & Brown is one of the largest insurance brokerages in the country, with local agents dedicated to providing our customers the best service available. From general knowledge to niche markets, Brown & Brown teammates have the expertise to support our customers and our communities. With access to the best products in the marketplace, growing relationships with carrier partners and expert resources, Brown & Brown stands out as a leader in the industry.

MAIN FUNCTION OF THE POSITION

To provide service to agency’s customers on their commercial insurance program through various means of communication with strong emphasis on retention and growth through prompt and courteous service. Assists Producers in the placement of new and renewal business.

SUMMARY OF JOB DUTIES:

  • Provide direct customer service support for commercial lines clients.
  • Issue appropriate documentation as needed including certificates of insurance, auto insurance ID cards, etc.
  • Completing applications, negotiating with underwriters and preparing proposals for new and renewal business proposals/offerings
  • Contact clients and/or underwriters to obtain additional information or answer questions
  • Resolves policy and coverage related concerns for clients, insurance carriers, and Producers.
  • Reviews accounts handled for adequate coverage. Demonstrated ability to educate, cross sell, and upsell coverages, recommending changes to insured for enhanced protection, ensuring Profit Center Minimum Standards are being met.
  • Process change requests and other coverage research issues
  • Assists with training of Account Technicians and Administrative Assistants
  • Review Aged Receivables, follows up on collection of premium payments and assist the accounting department in reconciliation of company and client accounts
  • Consistently meets all Brown & Brown established Quality Control Practices and Timelines
  • Manages & maintains individual Washington Producer’s License by attending appropriate CE classes.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Current Washington State Insurance License, or must obtain within 60 days of hire
  • Minimum 3 years recent agency experience handling the service of a large book of business
  • Knowledgeable in property and construction preferred
  • Strong writing skills – ability to translate technical information in manner understandable to all levels of clients
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills, verbal and written
  • Analytical, detail oriented and committed to accuracy
  • Strong decision-making skills
  • Highly organized – ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously with frequent interruptions and changing priorities
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Working knowledge of MS Office- (Word, Excel)
  • Desire for professional growth within the Insurance industry a must.

Salary Range: Negotiable, based on professional experience.

Interested? If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit resume and cover letter here.

Commercial Lines Analyst

Brown & Brown of WA — Tacoma, ranked in the top 20 among the 2018 Puget Sound Business Journal’s 100 Best Places to Work in Washington State. Brown & Brown offers competitive wages, comprehensive benefits packages, stock purchase program and 401(k) matching funds in addition to a great working environment; where all Teammates are valued.

Brown & Brown is a unique and decentralized publicly traded organization (NYSE: BRO) that has grown to become the sixth largest insurance intermediary in the country. We sell property & casualty insurance and employee benefits insurance to mid-sized and large corporations throughout the country. Our size provides us with access to the best products in the marketplace, while still maintaining a very local community feel. Through growing and developing relationships with carrier partners and expert resources, Brown & Brown stands out as a leader in the industry. As our business grows, our people grow with it!

Becoming a Teammate of Brown & Brown introduces you to a career with virtually unlimited possibilities. Our unique corporate culture rewards self-starters and hard workers who adhere to our commitment to do what is best for our clients. With Brown & Brown you will get the training, the mentoring and the tools you need to succeed. Our teammates are bound together by shared goals and our collective commitment to integrity and quality. Brown & Brown’s local leaders are actively engaged in their communities and committed to maintaining an established network, as well as creating strong relationships of their own.

MAIN FUNCTION OF THE POSITION

The Commercial Lines Analyst is responsible for working collaboratively with Account Managers, Producers and insurance company partners to obtain and analyze commercial insurance quotes for agency clients and prospects. The Analyst’s primary responsibility is to ensure that clients and prospects are presented with accurate and reliable information that represents the best terms and conditions available in the insurance marketplace.

SUMMARY OF JOB DUTIES:

  • Provide direct customer service support for personal and commercial lines clients.
  • Ability to translate highly technical information for the client’s understanding.
  • Resolves policy and coverage related concerns for clients, insurance carriers, and Producers.
  • Binds or places coverage with acceptable carriers adhering to appropriate carriers binding authority.
  • Issue appropriate documentation as needed including certificates of insurance, auto insurance ID cards, etc.
  • Reviews accounts handled for adequate coverage. Demonstrated ability to educate, cross sell, and upsell coverages, recommending changes to insured for enhanced protection, ensuring Profit Center Minimum Standards are being met.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Work closely with Producers and Account Managers for placement of new & renewal business
  • Maintain accurate and timely documentation of communications and insurance documents as required
  • Develop and foster quality relationships with teammates and carrier partners
  • Interpret, analyze and negotiate coverage based on individual clients needs
  • Review and resolve policy and coverage-related concerns for clients
  • Consistently meet all Brown & Brown established quality control procedures and timelines
  • Compile and create proposals, summaries and additional analytical documents as requested
  • Schedule meetings with carrier partners to discuss capabilities and goal-setting
  • Assist in training of potential Producers in Training or Account Management staff, as directed
  • Actively participate in social, civic, and trade organizations to represent Brown & Brown’s community/client commitment
  • Property & Casualty insurance license (if not already held, obtain within 30 days of hire)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strategic thinker with ability to act tactically and strong insight into customer needs/wants
  • Good people skills
  • Self-starter
  • Deadline oriented
  • Familiar with management operating systems that support insurance sales, tracking and service
  • Proficient with Microsoft Tools, Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint

Salary Range: Negotiable, based on professional experience.

Interested? If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit resume and cover letter here.

Personal Lines & Small Commercial Account Manager

Brown & Brown of WA — Tacoma, ranked in the top 20 among the 2018 Puget Sound Business Journal’s 100 Best Places to Work in Washington State. Brown & Brown offers competitive wages, comprehensive benefits packages, stock purchase program and 401(k) matching funds in addition to a great working environment; where all Teammates are valued.

With deep roots in the Tacoma area dating back to 1888, we pride ourselves on our modern, collaborative work environment and community focused culture with an emphasis on simply being a great place to come to work each day!

MAIN FUNCTION OF THE POSITION

Brown & Brown of Washington, Inc. is currently seeking a Personal Lines/Small Commercial Account Manager for our Tacoma office.  Primary responsibilities are to provide service to agency’s customers on personal lines business while offering back up support to the small commercial department. The position would also be directly assisting the Personal Lines Producer in the placement of new and renewal business.

SUMMARY OF JOB DUTIES:

  • Provide direct customer service support for personal and commercial lines clients.
  • Ability to translate highly technical information for the client’s understanding.
  • Resolves policy and coverage related concerns for clients, insurance carriers, and Producers.
  • Binds or places coverage with acceptable carriers adhering to appropriate carriers binding authority.
  • Issue appropriate documentation as needed including certificates of insurance, auto insurance ID cards, etc.
  • Reviews accounts handled for adequate coverage. Demonstrated ability to educate, cross sell, and upsell coverages, recommending changes to insured for enhanced protection, ensuring Profit Center Minimum Standards are being met.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Current Washington State Insurance License and appropriate Non-Resident Licenses.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum three (3) years recent agency experience handling the service of multi-line personal lines book of business.
  • One-year experience handling small commercial accounts preferred.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Great team player with a positive attitude.
  • Experience with AMS360 and ImageRight preferred
  • Working knowledge of Independent Carrier websites preferred
  • Experience in a fast-paced environment juggling multiple responsibilities

Salary Range: Negotiable, based on professional experience.

Interested? If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit resume and cover letter here.

“[Working for Brown & Brown] was easy for me to choose because of how well it fit my personality: competitive and goal-oriented. Brown & Brown offers so many opportunities to grow in the company, which was very appealing to me during the job-picking process.”

Brown & Brown Teammate

“I joined the Brown & Brown team because I wanted a career that would progress in conjunction with my aspirations. The entrepreneurial atmosphere combined with principles built on a meritocracy provide the ideal opportunity for growth and development.”

Brown & Brown Teammate

If you are interested in a life-changing career opportunity, please forward a resume and cover letter here.