REMOTE Health Insurance Sales Agent - Paid Training & Licensing - Richmond, IN

    Bloom Insurance
    Richmond, IN 47374
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Job Description

    Job Title: Licensed Health Plan Advisor - LHPA - Richmond, IN
    Location: 1331 S. Curry Pike, Bloomington, IN 47403 - Remote 
    Reports to: Program Manager
    Department/Team: Varies
    Pay: $14-$18/hour plus incentives

    Innovate. Grow. Bloom.
    The healthcare insurance industry is growing faster than any other insurance sector in the United States. If you’re looking for a challenging career with a growing company where you can make a difference, earn a great salary, and be recognized for your forward thinking, then you’ve found it at Bloom.

    Who Is Bloom?
    We are the Insurance Industry's Trusted Growth Partner! We are industry visionaries. Bloom is an insurance services company licensed in 48 contiguous U.S. states. Driven by our deep insurance sales experience, we primarily focus on enabling health plans to increase membership and improve the enrollee experience while reducing costs. We also seek to constantly innovate through people-centered products and services. We concentrate on two areas of service: technology services and call center services. We are committed to ensuring our state-of-the-art software products and services provide greater efficiency and cost savings to clients. Our call center services feature highly specialized, experienced and dedicated telephonic sales agents. This is what we do at Bloom and you can be part of it.

    Our Technology
    We provide advanced sales and enrollment automation software to the insurance industry through our Ascend™ technology platform. Bloom’s Ascend™ technology platform focuses on sales automation efficiencies and optimizing the member experience from the first moment a prospect considers a health plan membership.

    Our Culture
    We pride ourselves on being an awesome place to work. Our office environment is fun and casual, we want our team to enjoy the space in which they work. You’ll get to know your fellow employees at our fun events and team lunches. Our community engagement events offer opportunities to give back to the community through volunteering and other activities.

    REMOTE QUALIFICATIONS – You must have the minimum computer requirements available:

    • Internet
    o Recommended: Wired connection
    o At least 15 mbps of download bandwidth
    o Satellite internet is not supported or allowed
    • PC
    o Windows 10
    o Intel i3 or Ryzen 3 CPU
    o 4 GB of RAM
    o Webcam
    o Antivirus software:
    ? Configured for either real time scans or twice daily scans
    ? Configured for automated virus pattern updates occurring no less than every 24 hours
    o Recommended: Dual monitors
    o Zoom installed for remote assistance
    • Mac
    o OS X Catalina or newer
    o Intel i3
    o 4GB of RAM
    o Webcam
    o Microsoft Remote Desktop client installed
    o Antivirus software:
    ? Configured for either real time scans or twice daily scans
    ? Configured for automated virus pattern updates occurring no less than every 24 hours
    o Zoom installed for remote assistance
    • Chromebook / ChromeOS
    o Not supported
    • Linux
    o Not supported

    Evidence will be required for all of the items except anything that is marked as “Recommended”. We will provide steps as much as we reasonably can to help get that information.

    Purpose and Objective
    The Licensed Health Plan Advisor educates, qualifies and enrolls prospects into health plans using Bloom quality and compliance guidelines.

    Essential Functions

    • Meet all requirements to obtain and maintain licensed agent status. Bloom provides all necessary training and pays for all training classes to obtain health insurance licensing as well as license renewal fees while you are employed at Bloom.
    • Absorb, retain and explain a working knowledge of product plans and general Medicare information
    • Assist callers quickly and professionally by fielding inbound calls to sell health insurance plans with Bloom’s sales techniques
    • Place outbound calls for member outreach
    • Provide accurate information to prospects using Bloom's quality and compliance standards
    • Communicate effectively with prospects and plan members over the phone, and in-person with co-workers and management personnel
    • Proficiently work with Windows and comfortably navigating between websites to assist callers requesting information
    • Work on a computer with two monitors 8 hours a day
    • Having excellent attendance habits

    Candidates who cannot perform some or all of these duties because of disabilities will nevertheless receive full consideration for the job based on their ability to perform the essential functions.

    Bloom has trained hundreds of Licensed Health Plan Advisors and Health Care Advocates to provide professional sales and customer service over the phone. Bloom will provide paid professional training, including pre-licensing classes, if you provide the education, skills, attitude, and following character traits:

    • High school diploma or GED
    • A respectful tone and professional demeanor
    • Prior sales or customer service skills preferred
    • A performance-driven mindset
    • A solutions-minded team player
    • Self-motivation
    • Positive can-do attitude
    • Flexibility & dependability
    • An ethical approach to sales
    • Self-discipline

    Physical Demands
    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit for long periods of time, talk and hear, have close vision and the ability to adjust focus. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms.

    Work Environment
    Bloom's Licensed Health Plan Advisors may be required to sit for extended periods while listening, talking and entering caller data. Typing skills are required. Bloom is a professional office environment and routinely utilizes standard office equipment like computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

    At Bloom Insurance, we care about people—and that includes our employees. We know our employees are key to our success and the success of our clients. We offer an engaging, supportive work environment, great benefits, and the opportunity to build the career you have always wanted.

    Bloom is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or military status.

    Posting ID: 573796488Posted: 2020-10-23